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College textbooks prices in the U.S. have risen faster than health-care, housing, and inflation.
Flowers can grow faster by listening to music.
Women’s hearts beat faster than men’s.
People all over the world are walking 10% faster than they did a decade ago.
Almost any domestic cat can run faster than Usain Bolt.
The “Shortfin Mako” Shark can accelerate faster than a Porsche.
Fingernails grow about three to four times faster than toenails.
Nails grow faster in the summer than in any other season.
The speed of sound underwater travels nearly five times faster than it does in the air.
Your nails are growing 25% faster than your grandparents’ nails did.
Sound travels nearly 15 times faster in iron than through the air.
Hot water can freeze faster than cold water, in some circumstances.
Eating salmon helps hair grow faster.
Cockroaches raised in space become quicker, stronger, faster, and tougher than cockroaches on Earth.
Smoking makes your hair turn gray faster, a study found.
Smoking makes breasts sag faster than normal by breaking down a protein in the skin called elastin, which gives youthful skin its elastic appearance and supports the breast.
Left-handed people process things faster than righties while playing computer games or sports.
Large Dogs Age Faster and Die Younger.
Left-handed people process multiple stimuli faster than righties.
30 years ago, you had about about 17 minutes to escape a house fire. Today it’s down to 3 to 4 minutes because newer homes and the furniture inside them burn faster.