Mollie's Adventures

Learning something new everyday

Flat teeth

Fun fact of the day…

Strong jaw bones and cheek muscles help pandas crush and chew the thick stalks with their flattened back teeth.

http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-giant_panda.html

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Travelling groups

Fun fact of the day…

While larger packs have been seen, hourglass dolphins usually travel in groups of five to 15, much smaller than those of most other dolphins.

http://www.takepart.com/photos/types-of-dolphins/undefined

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Central Park

Fun fact of the day…

Central Park receives around 35 million visitors annually

http://www.centralpark.com/guide/faq.html

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Transit

Fun fact of the day…

The New York subway system is the largest mass transit system in the world with 468 stations and 842 miles (1355 km) of track.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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Population part two

Fun fact of the day…

New York City is now the most populated city in the USA with more than 8.2 million people.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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Population

Fun fact of the day…

In 1698, New York City only had a population of 4,937 people.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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Subway hours

Fun fact of the day…

Unlike most major subway systems around the world, the New York Subway runs 24 hours a day.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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Food!

Fun fact of the day…

New York City has 4000 street food vendors including hot dogs, pretzels, falafel, kebabs, and more.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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The MET

Fun fact of the day…

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (“The Met”) contains over 2 million works, making it one of the largest art museums in the world.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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NYC Subway

Fun fact of the day…

About 40% of the New York Subway system is above ground.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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