February 26, 2013

Hippos can run faster than humans.

February 26, 2013

Cows can sleep standing up, but can only dream when sleeping lying down.

February 26, 2013

Keeping a goldfish in a dark room will make it pale.

February 26, 2013

Albatross “date” prior to mating and looks for their perfect match.

These birds wait 10 years to reach sexual maturity. These years are spent learning mating rituals such as dancing, staring, and vocalizing with an albatross-mate.

February 25, 2013

98% of all species that existed on the Earth are now extinct.

February 25, 2013

Penguins are very romantic.

A male penguin will search to find the perfect pebble to “propose” to a female penguin. He leaves the pebble by her feat and once she accepts the pebble, the penguins are mated for life.