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Elephants so strongly dislike bees (and their trunk-inflaming stings) that they have a specific warning call that tells other elephants there are beehives nearby.

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Thanks to metal shortages during World War II, there was a three year span of time where Oscar recipients received a plaster statue painted gold; after the war, the Academy replaced the plaster statues with the traditional gold-plated metal ones.

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The Hoover Dam construction project (started in 1931) was the first construction project in the world where the workers were required to wear hard hats.

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Bolaji Badejo, the actor inside the alien suit in the 1979 sci-fi horror classic Alien, took Tai Chi and mime lessons in order to give the alien the slow, smooth, and deliberate movements that thoroughly terrified audiences around the world.

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