Did you know?
St. Lawrence Central High
St. Lawrence, Newfoundland
By: Shamina and Holly (Grade 9)
- that all dogs of all breeds evolved from wolves?
- that the planet Venus has an average temperature of nearly 900 degrees?
- that most astronomers believe the Milky Way is a predator - that it rips apart smaller galaxies that get too close?
- that a type of glue in our brains keeps together vast amounts of information - sights, sounds, facts, and ideas;
the skills we’ve learned?
- that Leonardo da Vinci wrote most of his scientific notes backwards?
- that skunks eat bees?
- that Antarctica doubles in size every Winter?
- that the highest tidal wave recorded was one of 67meters (220ft) which appeared off Alaska in 1964?
- that sharks prefer fat in their diet because it has twice the energy content of muscle?
Now you know.