State a random interesting fact #3!

I’m bring my most successful thread back for another try!

I looked this one up to get us started since I’m drawing a blank on facts I know I hadn’t listed in old thread:

Adult humans have around 100,000 miles of blood vessels if they were laid out flat.

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The Sun accounts for 99.86% of the mass in our solar system.

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Adult ants aren’t able to digest food they only drink fluids, the solid food is given to the larva who are able to digest it, after that the larva then regurgitates it, and the rest of the ants drink the regurgitated food.

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I have a spot on my butt and its pretty sore :frowning:

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About 10 percent or more of the entire human genome is composed of a repeating sequence of DNA called ALU that is only about 280 base pairs long.

Functions and Utility of Alu Jumping Genes | Learn Science at Scitable!

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There are more trees on Earth than stars in the Milky Way galaxy.

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Not counting our sun, it is 22.8 trillion miles to the nearest star.

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