How long is a day and year on Venus?

How long is a day and year on Venus?

Venus takes 224.7 Earth days to complete one orbit around the Sun. So a year on Venus is 0.62 as long as an Earth year. One interesting fact about Venus is that a day on Venus is actually longer than a year on Venus. A Venusian day lasts 243 days, and a year is 224 days.

Can turkeys blush?

Yes. When turkeys are scared or excited—like when the males see a female they’re interested in—the pale skin on their head and neck turns bright red, blue, or white. The flap of skin over their beaks, called a “snood,” also reddens.

When was the olympic flag first flown?

The Olympic flag that will be raised at the Opening Ceremony and will fly over the main stadium during the Games dates back to the 1980s. The original five-ringed flag first flew at the Antwerp Games in 1920 and was passed to the mayor of the next host city at the end of the games.

Why does China have 5 stars on the flag?

The flag of China was officially adopted on October 1, 1949. The red of the Chinese flag symbolizes the communist revolution, and it’s also the traditional color of the people. The large gold star represents communism, while the four smaller stars represent the social classes of the people.

Who were the 4 Beatles?

The Beatles were an English rock band that formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the greatest and most influential act of the rock era.

Why do quarterbacks lift their leg before the snap?

A QB can lift his leg in both the shotgun formation as well as from under center. In the shotgun, generally, it’s a timing cue for the center to snap the ball. When the QB is under center, the leg lift is generally indicating to players who are split wide in the formation that they can start “in motion”.

How many cervical vertebrae does a giraffe have?

Surprisingly, even with its long neck, the giraffe has the same number of vertebrae in its neck as humans do. Giraffe have seven cervical vertebrae, but each one can be about 10 inches long.

Who is the oldest Victoria’s Secret model?

Meet the longest-running Victoria’s Secret Angel in the business. Adriana Lima, who became an Angel in 2000, beats out heavy-hitters like Gisele Bündchen (7 years), Tyra Banks (8 years), and Heidi Klum (11 years) for the title. And the Brazilian model is still under contract with the brand.