I don't know what's worse, getting swallowed by a hippo, or having over a thousand people clap when it happens! Beware of yawning hippos! Here's a funny news article about this weird incident in history.
I know cats have nine lives but what I didn’t know was that they can be capable of predicting deaths too! One cat named Oscar didn’t just predict one death, he saw 50 deaths on the horizon at a nursing home in New England. Let’s find out more about him.
Have you ever looked to the sky and seen a flock of birds migrating and wondered “how do they know which way to fly?” What role do magnets, the sun, and the stars play in their unique journey? Let’s dive right into it and take a closer look.
There are over 1,200 different species of bats in the world. There’s so much more to blood-eating bats than bites and blight. We’ve gathered together 13 not-so-frightening but fascinating facts for you to get your teeth into.
If I asked you if you like jerboas what do you think you would reply to me? My first reaction would have been “a what?” A jerboa is a strange-looking animal. Learn more about this little two legged dude with our jerboa facts.
Dogs are one of the most common house pet - a mans best friend, although what is the most common name for them? Well here is a list of the twenty most popular dog names for male and female in 2009.
Whenever excited or startled, the fainting goat (or myotonic goat) spends about ten seconds freezing up and passing out on the ground. Shortly after, they come around, shake themselves off and carry on with their day like nothing happened. Here are some funny facts about them.
Ever heard the phrase “Memory of a goldfish?” Does it actually hold true or is it simply another myth? Do goldfish have really short memories? Let’s find out and while we are at it we’re going to share some other fun goldfish facts.
We have all heard of sniffer dogs used in the line of service, we all know about sniffer pigs too to help find truffles, but did you know there are also sniffer rats? Believe it or not, they are a good option to unearth hidden landmines.
Hedgehogs are easily characterized by their spikey back which helps keep them away from predators. But did you ever wonder what one would look like without their quills? Let’s take a look and cover some other fun hedgehog facts while we are at it.
Somewhere in an inland lake in Louisiana, an albino pink bottlenose dolphin was spotted by Erik Rue, and the founder captured some photos. As if dolphins weren’t majestic enough as it is! Learn more about these incredible dolphins right here.
Who loves bacon? How about gammon steaks, pigs’ belly, or a ham loin? What do they all have in common? They all come from pigs. You’d be surprised how many parts of this yummy animal are edible. Let’s take a tasty look together.