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Couples who live together before engagement have a higher divorce rates than those who wait.
In New York state, there is a very exclusive restaurant that has a 10-year wait list.
During the Black Death, incoming ships were forced to wait for 40 days to prevent possible infection. The Italian word for 40, “quaranta”, is where we get the word “quarantine”.
Tigers wait until dark to hunt. Their night vision is six times better than that of humans.
The Burj Khalifa is so tall that residents above the 80th floor have to wait 2 to 3 minutes longer to end Ramadan.
Roundabouts reduce fatalities from accidents by 90%. They also lower wait times and save on gas.
Instead of donating money, Toyota helped the NY Food Bank by increasing efficiency, cutting line wait times from 90 to 18 minutes.
If the Internet went down for a day, 196 billion emails and 3 billion Google searches would have to wait.
When they are successful, wolves do not eat in moderation. A single animal can consume 9 kg of meat at a sitting. The highest ranking wolf will eat first and what cannot be consumed is left for the scavengers, even although the wolf may have to wait another three days for its next meal.