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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c40(7/10/2005)

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A type of Amazonian ant works as a team to build sophisticated traps with a sticky fungus that helps capture insects a hundred times their size!

Harvey R. Ball created the famous Yellow Smiley Face, but he never trademarked it --- and was paid only $45 for its creation!

"Hello, hello, Dolly!" Believe it or not! It took 227 attempts to clone Dolly the sheep!

< TASK > Answer the questions.

(1) How does a type of Amazonian ant capture insects a hundred times their size?

(2) How much did Harvey earn with his creation of Yellow Smiley Face?

(3) How many attempts did it take to clone Dolly the sheep?

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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