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Pigs can catch swine flu from humans.
A single brown bat can catch around 1,200 mosquito-size insects in one hour.
Charlie Sheen once bought 2,600 seats at a baseball game so he could catch a home run ball.
About 600 patients catch fire during surgery every year.
About 200 Christmas trees catch fire every year in the U.S.
Cartographers used to include fake towns on their maps to catch forgers.
People with autism are less likely to catch yawns. The more severe their condition, the less common the behavior gets.
You don’t catch a cold because of cold weather. People just spend more time indoors when it’s cold, which allows germs to transfer between people more easily.
The railroad worm, actually a beetle, catch their prey by ‘switching off’ the yellow lights, leaving the red ones that millipedes can’t see.
Eddie Van Halen’s guitar solo on Michael Jackson’s “Beat It” caused a speaker to catch on fire during its recording.
If you deprive a fruit fly or a fish of sleep, it will try to catch up the next day.
The British Library keeps its collection of over 60 million newspapers in an airtight room with low oxygen so they can’t catch fire.
The chameleon, a small lizard generally measuring 6 or 7 inches, has a tongue several inches longer than its body. With a thrust of this remarkable appendage it can catch insects some 10 inches away.
The females in the pride tend to do the majority of the hunting. They work as a group and use intelligent hunting tactics to catch prey which they would not be able to catch alone as they are faster than them.