Kenya | Africa | Funny facts | Weird Facts
  • It is estimated that millions of trees are planted by squirrels…that bury their nuts and forget where they hid them.
  • It is physically impossible for pigs to look up in the sky
  • A shark is the only fish able to blink with both eyes.
  • A species of a bird, Antpitta avis Canis Ridgley, can bark like a dog.
  • Turtles can breathe through their butts!
  • In Alaska it is legal to shoot a bear. However, waking a sleeping bear for the purpose of taking a photograph is prohibited!
  • Dolphins sleep with one eye open
  • Snails can sleep for 3 years without eating.
  • Crocodiles swallow stones to help them dive deeper.
  • Over 10,000 birds die annually from crashing into windows.
  • Dolphins have bigger brains than humans.
  • It is possible to lead a cow upstairs but not downstairs.
  • Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump.
  • Pigs can’t sweat because they don’t have sweat glands.
  • Eagles mate while airborne
  • The original name of a butterfly was ‘flutterby’.
  • An ostrich has a bigger eye than its head.
  • The accent of a cow’s mooing depends on what region it comes from.
  • All polar bears are left handed.
  • Bats always make a left turn when exiting a cave.
  • A shrimp’s heart is in its head.
  • The turkey was wrongly named after what was thought to be its country of origin.
  • The ant can lift 50 times its own weight
  • A few ounces of chocolate can actually kill a dog!
  • A rat can last longer without water than a camel
  • A chameleon has a tongue twice as long as its body.
  • The tongue of a blue whale could weigh more than a fully-grown adult elephant
  • The blue whale’s blood vessels are large enough for a person to swim in them
  • Penguins are not found in North Pole.
  • Bulls are color blind and would charge at a matador’s cape irrespective of the color


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