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  1. Here is Achilles and the Tortoise explained: 00:34

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  1. Bacteria from dog feces float freely in the air we breathe. 00:21

  2. The FDA determined that asparagus with less than 40 thrips per 100 grams is okay to sell. 01:07

  3. Produce that carries up to five maggots per 100 grams passes inspection. 02:08

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