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The number of letters in these words are too damn high!

Parastratiosphecomyia sphecomyioides This 42-lettered monstrosity is just a long scientific name for a species of fly in Thailand. Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis Sir… I don’t quite know how to say this…but you have Pneumon..oultramicroscopicsili..covolcanoconiosis? It’s a type of lung disease.   Pseudopseudohypoparathyroidism This …

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What’s so cool about beavers, anyway?

Back during the ice age, the beasts that eventually developed into our modern day flat-tailed critters were called “Castoroides”. They looked almost exactly like modern day beavers, only they were about 8 ft long and 200 lbs. They also lacked …

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Killer Whales are pretty insane

Beautiful, frightening, it’s all the same when it comes to these ‘Kings of the Ocean’. Killer Whales, more formally known as Orcas, are pretty fascinating. Here are some facts about them that you can use the next time you want …

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