A group of toads is called a knot. source
Author Ernest Hemingway was an accomplished fisherman. He caught 7 marlins in one day — a world record at the time. Some of his techniques were not very sportsmanlike, however, such […]
If a baby stork is unhappy with how it is being reared, it will leave its nest and choose another, to be adopted by the new family.
A mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night.
Mosquitoes prefer to bite children over adults and blondes over brunettes. No one knows why.
Some ribbon worms will eat themselves if they can find nothing else to eat. Amazingly, they can eat up to 95% of their bodies and survive.
Wolves do not make good guard dogs because they are naturally afraid of the unfamiliar and will hide from visitors rather than bark at them.
The dinosaur with the longest name is Micropachycephalosaurus (“small thick-headed lizard”). Its fossils are usually found in China.
In a 50-year lifetime, an albatross has flown, at least, 3.7 million miles (6 million kilometers). source
The Dalmatie ant chews grain, forms it into patties, and cooks it in the sun.