• When running, cheetahs use their tail to steer, like a rudder for a boat.
  • A Zebra's stripy coat disperses more than 70% of incoming heat, preventing the animal from overheating in the African sun.
  • Baboons do not have tails that grip to climb so they spend more time on the ground.
  • Thantophobia: the fear of losing someone you love.
  • The pressure in a bottle of champagne is 90 psi, which is 3 times the pressure in car tires.
  • Zarf: the cardboard sleeve on a coffee cup.
  • Glabella: the space between our eyebrows.
  • Polar bears keep warm thanks to nearly 10 cm of blubber under the skin.
  • At rest, a hummingbird takes an average of 250 breaths per minute.
  • Polar bears are excellent swimmers. They can swim for more than 60 miles without a break.