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Russia has a larger surface area than Pluto.
Africa is larger than China, USA, India, Mexico and a big part of Europe combined.
The beautiful symmetry of a total solar eclipse happens because —by pure chance— the sun is 400 times larger than the moon, but is also 400 times farther from Earth, making the two bodies appear the exact same size in the sky.
A blue whale is larger than a basketball court.
Albert Einstein’s brain had a parietal lobe that was 15% larger than the average brain.
The world’s largest cattle station, Anna Creek Station in Australia, is larger than Israel.
Denver International Airport is larger than Manhattan.
The U.S. imprisons a larger percentage of its black population than South Africa did at the height of apartheid.
Mouse sperm is larger than elephant sperm.
The British Empire at its height was larger than Africa and was even comparable in size to the Moon.
Tuberculosis killed 1.5 million people worldwide in 2014, making it a larger cause of death than AIDS.
Male brains, on average, have a total volume that is between 8% and 13% larger than that of females.
Bart accounted for a significantly larger share of the show’s dialogue in season 1 than in any future season of The Simpsons.
Ping-pong balls have been made larger to make the sport better for television.
Fruit-fly sperm is 20,000 times larger than porcupine sperm.
Scientists believe there is a ninth planet in our solar system that is roughly 10 times larger than Earth. They haven’t been able to locate it yet but they know it’s there because of its gravitational effects on other objects.
In 1728, the philosopher Voltaire got rich by outsmarting the lottery. The prize money was larger than the cost of all the tickets combined, so Voltaire and his friend formed a syndicate, bought all the tickets, and won several times.
Canada is just 1.5% larger in land than the U.S.A.
An ostrich’s eye is larger than it’s brain.
The hippopotamus is, next to the elephant, the heaviest of all land mammals, larger even than the rhinoceros. It may weigh as much as 8,000 pounds.