A normal person has two true vocal chords. We also have two false vocal chords which have no direct role in producing sound.
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Of all the world's peoples, the only ones known not to use fire are the Andaman Islanders and the Pygmies.
"E" is the most frequently used letter in the English alphabet, "Q" is the least.
In Alaska, it is legal to shoot bears. However, waking a sleeping bear for the purpose of taking a photograph is prohibited.
The kiwi, national bird of New Zealand, can't fly. It lives in a hole in the ground, is almost blind, and lays only one egg each year. Despite this, it has survived for more than 70 million years.
A bee could travel 4 million miles (6.5 million km) at 7 mph (11 km/h) on the energy it would obtain from 1 gallon (3.785 liters) of nectar.
In the United States, sales of used household merchandise are called "rummage sales;" in Britain, they're called "jumble sales."