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In 1987, accomplished singer and “Queen of Soul”, Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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The oval shaped track of the Indianapolis 500 raceway is 2.5 miles long and, to finish the race, drivers must complete 200 laps.

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In the vast majority of countries and cultures, nodding your head (be it up or down) indicates agreement–however in Greece, Sicily, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, and areas of the Middle East like Syria and Palestine, a single nod upwards is used to indicate “no”.

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Unlike Earth, which has a solid inner core (composed of iron and nickel) and a liquid mantle (composed of viscous silicate materials), chilly Uranus has a solid inner core (composed of iron, nickel, and silicates) and a “solid” mantle (composed of water, ammonia, and methane ices).

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