- Did you know that 'Sailor', 'Dead Leaf', 'Paper Kite', 'Blue Striped Crow', 'Julia' and 'Great Egg Fly' are all names of BUTTERFLIES'
- Did you know that the original name for the butterfly was 'flutterby'!
- Did you know that Frogs live in all continents except Antarctica.
- Did you know that no two zebras have stripes that are exactly alike. Male zebra is called as stallions. Enemies of Zebras include hyenas, wild dogs and lions.
- Did you know that the Krakatoa, which is a volcano caused the loudest explosion, is in Indonesia. It erupted on Aug. 27th, 1883 and its explosion was heard nearly 4800 km. away.
- Did you know that lightning strikes about 6000 times per minute on Earth
- Did you know that a chimpanzee can learn to recognize itself in a mirror, but monkeys can't.
- Did you know that a zebra is white with black stripes.
- Did you know that a cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime
- Did you know that dolphins sleep with one eye open
- The loudest sound produced by an animal is the whistle produced by Blue Whale which is 180 decibels.
- The female lion does more than 90% of hunting while male lion likes to take rest.
- A jelly fish is 95% water.
- A girafee can clean its ears with its 21 inch tongue
- More people are killed annually by donkeys than die in air crashes.
- An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain
- Do you know that Ants do not sleep at all
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Do you know these facts
Here are some interesting facts that every one should know.