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There are many countries in Central Asia with names that end in -stan, like Pakistan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, and others, all thanks to the Persians–the Persian root -istan means land, so the places they visited became “Land of the Kazakhs” and so on.

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While most people are familiar with orange marmalade, the fruit-preserve with the peel left in, marmalade can be made with any citrus fruit like lemons, limes, and grapefruits.

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Crickets, grasshoppers, and locusts have tiny ears located on their knees.

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Erwin Schrodinger, for whom the famous “Schrodinger’s Cat” experiment is named, thought the experiment was ridiculous and inherently flawed.

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