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Mass of a regulation womens' shot (in the shot put athletics event) (4 kg) is 2.5 x Mass of a bottle of champagne (1.6 kg)
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Circumference of Pluto (7,230 km)
If this was a standard unit ...
Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.
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