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The Wonderful World of Completely Random Facts — Issue 9

An Incredible Feat

The Ruby-throated hummingbird weighs three to four grams, but despite its tiny size, it can fly incredible distances. The Ruby-throated hummingbird is known to fly non-stop from their wintering grounds in the Yucatan in Mexico to their breeding grounds in the United States, a distance of about 600 miles. They increase their body fat by…

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Daniel Ganninger

Daniel Ganninger

The writer, editor, and chief lackey of Knowledge Stew and the Knowledge Stew line of trivia books. Connect at knowledgestew.com and danielganninger.com