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Portobello mushrooms are not a distinct mushroom species, but just a fully mature version of the common white and brown mushroom varieties of Agaricus bisporus.

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The mechanism in mechanical watches and clocks that transfers energy to the timekeeping element and allows for the counting of oscillations is known as the “escapement”; this key invention, developed in the 13th century, is what made all mechanical clocks even possible.

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Although it is widely believed that all calico colored cats are female, both male and female cats can have the coloration (but it’s a rare mutation in males and typically renders them sterile in the process).

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