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Collection of some interesting things in this world...

  • The first words spoken on the moon, by Neil Armstrong, are well known, but what were the last words spoken from the moon?
    • "America's challenge of today has forged man's destiny of tomorrow." - Commander Eugene Cernan, Apollo 17 Mission, 11 December 1972.
  • Language
    • 2 700 languages spoken in the world
    • Today, there are more than 2 700 different languages spoken in the world, with more than 7 000 dialects. In Indonesia alone, 365 different languages are spoken. More than 1,000 different languages are spoken in Africa. The most difficult language to learn is Basque, which is spoken in north-western Spain and south-western France. It is not related to any other language in the world. Mandarin is the most spoken language in the world, followed by English. But as home language, Spanish is the second most spoken in the world.
    • The smallest country in the world is the Vatican. It also is the only country where Latin is the official language.

    • Somalia is the only country in the world where all the citizens speak one language, Somali.

    • The Berbers of North Africa have no written form of their language.

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