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There is a Scottish tartan designed for Mars exploration

Some cities in the US used to have ‘ugly laws’, fining people $1 to $50 for how they looked

Source: factourism.com/source/ugly-law

About once a week, sloths make a trip to the bottom of their tree in order to poop

Source: factourism.com/source/sloth-po

Pineapples were status symbols in 18th century Europe
(they were so expensive that people rented them for the evening to show off at parties)

Source: factourism.com/source/fancy-pi

We sigh every 5 minutes on average, without which our lungs would collapse

Source: factourism.com/source/sigh-or-

Pen-tailed treeshrews spend every night drinking fermented nectar (drinking the human equivalent of 9 glasses of wine a night)

Source: factourism.com/source/alcoholi

There are over 1,000 varieties of bananas
(and most the ones we eat are the same: Cavendish bananas)

Source: factourism.com/source/bananas

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