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Research indicates that PLANTS grow healthier when they are stroked.


It takes EIGHT AND A HALF MINUTES for light to get from the sun to earth.

One out of 20 people have an EXTRA RIB.

The chances of making TWO HOLES-IN-ONE in a round of golf are one in 67 million.


At 120 miles per hour, a FORMULA ONE RACE CAR generates so much downforce that it can drive upside down on the roof of a tunnel.

During his lifetime, artist VINCENT VAN GOGH only sold one of his paintings.


The city of Las Vegas has the MOST HOTEL ROOMS in the world.

Americans collectively eat ONE HUNDRED POUNDS of chocolate every second.

ACORNS were used as a coffee substitute during the American Civil War.

The bark of an older REDWOOD TREE is fireproof.

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Title Annotation:INDUSTRY NEWS & NOTES
Publication:Journal of Property Management
Article Type:Brief article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:May 1, 2009
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