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  1. Koala Facts – 10 Interesting Facts about Koalas
    Koalas Can Hold Food in Their Belly for Over 8 Days
    Koalas Really Love Only 30 of the 600 Varieties of Eucalyptus
    Koalas Sleep 20 Hours a Day
    Koalas Only Spend 15 Minutes a Day Hanging Out
    There Are 40 Compounds in the Chest Gland Secretions of Koalas
    Koalas Are Born Only 30 Days After They Are Conceived
    The Koala Was Discovered by Westerners in 1798
    Koala-like Animals Date Back Over 25 Million Years
    Koalas Were Extinct in South Australia by 1924
    Koalas Have 2 Opposable Thumbs
  2. Dolphin Facts – 10 Fun facts about Dolphins
    There Are over 30 Dolphin Species
    Dolphins Range from 4 ft. to 30 ft. Long
    The Ancestors of Dolphins Entered the Water 55 Million Years Ago
    Killer Whales Are Actually 30 ft. Long Dolphins
    Amazon River Dolphins Sport Goatees and Can Turn Their Head 90 Degrees
    Dolphins Can Hear 10 Times above the Human Range of Hearing
    Cute and Carnivorous – Dolphins Only Eat Meat
    Dolphins Have Big Parties – Sometimes Over 1,000 Dolphins Hangin’ Out
    Bottlenose Dolphins Teach Each Other to Use Tools
    In Laguna, Santa Catarina, Brazil, Dolphins and Humans Fish as a Team
  3. Obesity Facts – 10 Stunning Facts about Obesity
    Obesity Cost the US $254 Billion in 2013
    Blacks Have the Highest Rate of Obesity at 47.8%
    1 in 5 American Teenagers are Obese
    280,000 People Die in the US Each Year from Obesity
    In 2013 the AMA Classified Obesity as a Disease
    34% of Dogs are Overweight or Obese
    The Extra Weight Of Obesity Costs Airlines $275 Million Per Year
    93 Million Americans are Affected by Obesity
    27% of Adults Are Too Obese to Serve in the Military
    Excess Body Fat Causes Type 2 Diabetes in 77% of Women and 64% of Men
  4. Down Syndrome Facts – 10 Facts about Down Syndrome
    People with Down Syndrome Have 47 Chromosomes
    Trisomy 21 is the Technical Name for Down Syndrome
    Mosaic Down Syndrome Affect 2-3% of People with Down Syndrome
    Down Syndrome Causes Errors in Skin and Bone Cells You Can See
    50% of Children Born With Down Syndrome Have a Heart Defect
    The Mother’s Egg is the Source of Down Syndrome in 90% of Cases
    Down Syndrome Can Be Detected During Pregnancy with Special Tests
    People With Down Syndrome Can Live By Themselves
    People with Down Syndrome Only Live to Be 50 to 60 Years Old
    Down Syndrome Advocacy Groups Emerged in the 1950’s and 1960

  5. Cyber Bullying Can Occur Over Text Messages
    There Are No Cyber Bullies – Using Labels Doesn’t Solve the Problem
    Anyone Who Witnesses Cyber Bullying is Involved in The Act
    Cyber Bullying Can Happen to a Child Anywhere There’s Data
    Cyber Bullying Can Happen to a Child Even When They Are Alone
    80% of Children Say Cyber Bullying Is Easier to Get Away With
    Cyber Bullying Can Be Anonymous
    Cyber Bullying Doesn’t Happen to Adults – Only Children
    Cyber Bullying Spreads Rumors at the Speed of Light
    80% of Parents Say Children Age 13-17 Have Social Media Accounts

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