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'"Science Facts" is an application for your iphone and ipod touch that contains thousands of scientific facts for your interest and amusement. These facts are absolutely astounding and educational for all types of people.Here's a few examples:"Flea's can jump 130 times higher than their own height. In human terms, this is equal to...
'"Science Facts" is an application for your iphone and ipod touch that contains thousands of scientific facts for your interest and amusement. These facts are absolutely astounding and educational for all types of people.
Here's a few examples:
"Flea's can jump 130 times higher than their own height. In human terms, this is equal to a 6 ft. person jumping 780 ft. into the air."
"A day on the planet Mercury is twice as long as its year. Mercury rotates very slowly but revolves around the sun in slightly less than 88 days."
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