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Every day on Earth : fun facts that happen every 24 hours

Author: Steve Murrie; Matthew Murrie; Tom Bloom
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Scholastic, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A whole day is plenty of time to finish your homework or go to the park, but did you ever imagine that in a single day you take around 8,000 steps; 100,000 of your taste buds are replaced; a bat eats up to 1,000 insects; 27,000 trees are cut down just to make toilet paper in the United States; and a mayfly lives its entire life? Here are presented almost 200 incredible facts like these.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Juvenile literature
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Murrie; Matthew Murrie; Tom Bloom
ISBN: 9780545297066 0545297060
OCLC Number: 694833030
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Living things --
Earth --
Food --
The human body --
Pop culture --
Space --
Technology --
Sports.
Responsibility: Steve Murrie & Matthew Murrie ; illustrated by Tom Bloom.

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Taste bud cells are replaced at a rate of 50,000 a day. Almost 40,000 trees are cut down every day just to make paper bags. A mayfly lives its entire life in a single day. This book is full of fun  Read more...

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