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Weird & Wonderful Facts

1. China produces 70% of all toys in the world.

2. Two-thirds of people in the world have never seen snow.

3. Cats spend up to 66% of their life asleep.

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4. Bill Gates, who is one of the richest people in the world, started computer programming at the age of 13.

5. The first animated film ever nominated for an Oscar was Disney's Beauty and the Beast in 1991.

6. The human nose can recognise and remember up to 50 000 different odours.

7. Didaskaleinophobia is the fear of school.

8. A woodpecker can peck up to twenty strokes per second.

9. At the time when the first cameras were made, it took about eight hours to make a photo.

10. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is the most successful children’s book of all time.