Animal Facts

Hook-tip moth caterpillars defend their territories by drumming out warning.
Ptarmigans help their chicks go out into the world by teaching them which plants are more nutritious.
Finches practice songs in their sleep.
Primates have learned to make juice from apples.
Crows and primates have figured out to use a sharp stick to catch insects in hard-to-reach places.
Killer whales capture fish by slapping them.
Ravens can learn to open a box to get a treat, and then teach others to do the same.
A shrimps heart is in its head.
Cockroaches can find their way in a dark room by dragging one antenna against the wall.
A ducks quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.
A cats urine glows when placed under a blacklight.
An ostrich's eye is larger than its brain.
Penguins can jump 6 feet high.
Cows produce more milk while listening to music.
Mosquitoes are attracted to people who have just eaten bananas.
Elephants can't jump.
A hummingbird weighs less than a penny.
A jellyfish is 95% water.
A blind chameleon can still change colors to match its environment.
Slugs have four noses.
Goat's eyes have rectangular pupils.
Giraffe's do not have vocal cords.
Goldfish have a memory of three seconds.