Incredible facts about frogs, rats, cats, insects, birds, butterflies, whales, etc.
Adult camels can drink 30 gallons (113 liters) of water in just 13 minutes.
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Bees must collect nectar from 2 million flowers to produce one pound of honey.
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In Laguna, Brazil, dolphins help fishermen to catch fish. The dolphins round up the fish and signal the fishermen to cast their nets. More than 200 families rely on the daily catch.
Posted 3 years ago
Hummingbirds do everything fast. In just one minute they can flap their wings 50 times, have their heart beat 1200 times, and take 250 breaths of air.
Hyenas have exceptional strength. Their heart is twice the size of a lion's heart.
Posted 9 months ago
The bullet ant inflicts the most painful sting of all insects. One sting feels like being shot by a bullet.
The heart of a giraffe weighs more than 10 kilograms (22lbs) and beats twice as fast as the human heart.
Posted 11 months ago
Penguins can drink sea water. They have glands just above their eyes which remove salt from their blood and expel it out through their nose.
Hummingbirds can fly up, down, left, right, forward, backward, and upside down too!
Earth worms have on average five hearts and no lungs. They absorb oxygen through their skin.
The Coqui frog in Puerto Rico is the world's loudest frog. If you are close to it, make sure to wear ear plugs. The sound it produces is as loud as a jack hammer.
The largest creature to ever fly above our earth was the Quetzalcoatlus. It's wingspan was 50 feet (16m).
Dolphins sleep with only one side of their brain, keeping one eye open and one eye closed. They surface every 20 to 30 minutes to breathe, and they are never totally unconscious while sleeping.
An octopus has nine brains and three hearts. It has one central brain plus eight additional brains inside each tentacle.
Elephants use their ears to cool down. The big skin surface and moves like a fan blade and can reduce their body temperature by about 10 degrees Celsius (20 Fahrenheit).
It takes a worker bee 5 weeks to produces less than 1/10 of a teaspoon of honey.
Small song and swallow birds fly for two days across the Sahara desert every year to reach their breeding ground in Europe.
Mosquitoes love the scent of stinky feet. Cleaning your feet before being around mosquitoes helps to avoid being bitten.
The arctic fox has the best insulating fur of all mammals.
Dalmatian puppies are born completely white. Their spots appear a few weeks later.
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