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Interesting Facts of the Day | Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

In English, four is the only digit that has the same number of letters as its value.

Buckingham Palace in England has over six hundred rooms.

In the average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the equator.

There are about 24,000 species of butterflies. The moths are even more numerous: about 140,000 species of them were counted all over the world.

Approximately 98% of software in China is pirated.

Interesting Facts of the Day | Monday, July 1st, 2013

No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple.

Some moths never eat anything as adults because they don’t have mouths. They must live on the energy they stored as caterpillars.

By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you cannot sink into quicksand.

Georgia’s state motto is “Wisdom, Justice and Moderation.”

The Chuck E. Cheese franchise was created by Atari, a resteraunt combining robotic animals and arcade games with family meals. They name the franchise a Pizza Time Theater. Chuck E. Cheese was first opened in 1977.