Quantifiable: did you knows

  1. A woodpeckers tongue can wrap around its head twice 
  2. A rat can tread water for 3 days 
  3. Sharks can sense a drop of blood from 4km (2.5miles) away 
  4. Bottle nosed whales can dive to a depth of 915 metres (3,000feet) in 2 minutes 
  5. Greyhounds can reach speeds of up to 67kph (42mph) 
  6. You can tell the sex of a horse by its teeth (most males have 40, females 36) 
  7. When 2 zebras stand side by side they usually face each other in opposite directions to keep an eye out for predators 
  8. A blue whale can go up to 6 months without eating 
  9. Pelicans consume around a 1/3 of its body weight in a single meal 
  10. House cats have 18 claws 
  11. The average elephant produces 22kg (50 pounds) of dunn each day 
  12. There are more than 50 different kinds of kangaroos 
  13. The average lifespan of a squirrel is 9 years 
  14. Fleas can accelerate 50 times faster than a space shuttle 
  15. Only 4 out of 20,000 species of bees produce honey 
  16. All the people on Earth could fit into a 1 km cube 
  17. There are over 4,300 known species of ladybugs 
  18. A fly’s reaction time is 30 milliseconds 
  19. Bees and house flies flap their wings 200 times a second 
  20. Bees have 4 wings 


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