Some types of baby turtles communicate with one another while still in their eggs so that they can all hatch together.
Panthers have the most powerful night-vision abilities of any mammal.
Turning a shark upside down can make it go into a coma.
Natural gas is odourless. The smell is added to make it easier to detect leaks.
Anatidaephobia is the irrational fear of being watched by a duck.
A chicken named Mike once lived without a head for 18 months.
The Amazon River, despite being one of the world’s longest rivers, has only one bridge crossing it.
In Japan, there is an island that’s full of rabbits.
Despite being a Pharaoh, Cleopatra was actually Greek, not Egyptian.
There are no mosquitoes in Iceland.
There are some species of ants that enslave other ants.
There is a vault off the coast of Norway where thousands of types of seeds are stored in the event of any kind of doomsday-type scenario.
“Panthers” don’t actually exist as a species — rather they are a general term used to describe leopards, jaguars or cougars that are usually black in colour.
The Amazon River is over 6,000 km in length but doesn’t even have one bridge. The reason mainly being that there isn’t really a need for one. Most of the Amazon River runs through the rainforest where there aren’t any cities or towns and many crossings are done by ferry.