• When a larger or more aggressive animal approaches a cheetah in the wild, it will give up its catch to avoid a fight.
    When a larger or more aggressive animal approaches a cheetah in the wild, it will give up its catch to avoid a fight.
  • Houseflies don't allow their short lifespans to hinder their musical abilities. They always hum in the key of F.
    Houseflies don't allow their short lifespans to hinder their musical abilities. They always hum in the key of F.
  • Lick your wrist and smell it. This is what your breath smells like to others.
  • While it is true that crabs can walk slowly in any direction, but when they need to hurry, they usually move sideways.
    While it is true that crabs can walk slowly in any direction, but when they need to hurry, they usually move sideways.
  • Sea otters lick and fluff their newborn for hours, causing their pup's fur to retain enough air to act as a flotation device.
  • The largest single living thing (apart from reefs constructed of multiple polyps) was a mushroom fungus in Oregon that grew to 2,200 acres.
  • Rabbits can see everything behind them and only have a small blind-spot in front of their nose.
    Rabbits can see everything behind them and only have a small blind-spot in front of their nose.
  • More than twice as much chocolate is sold for Halloween than for Valentines Day.
  • France is the only country in Europe that is completely self-sufficient in basic food production.
  • Studies show that the average dog has the same intelligence as a 2-year-old child - They can understand up to 250 words and motions.