Monday 28 April 2014

Fact Hunters: Dinosaurs, lakes & chopsticks

Thomas Brown
Were you aware that the name Iguanodon means ‘Iguana tooth’. The Iguanodon lived in the early Cretaceous Period, around 125 million years ago. It was first discovered in 1822 by English geologist Gideon Mantell.

Jessica Simpson
Incredibly Canada has an extremely large number of lakes, estimated to be around three million (60% of the world's lakes). The number of lakes larger than three square kilometres is estimated at close to 31,752

Lewis Makolli
Did you know that the Japanese Spider Crab has the largest leg span of any arthropod in the world reaching up to 3.8 meters from claw to claw?

Holly Clark
Have you ever heard of Consecotaleophobia? It is the fear of chopsticks.

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