Mammals

Rare Animal Facts That Will Leave You Goggle-Eyed

Rare Animal Facts That Will Leave You Goggle-Eyed

April 21, 2019

Yeti crab The Yeti crab or Kiwa hirsuta has silky blond bristle like hair where it grows bacteria and then eats it. It is found very deep beneath the sea and that is why humans don’t know much about it. Pacu Fish Pacu is a fish from the piranha family known for biting testicles of […]

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Awesome Facts About Animals

Awesome Facts About Animals

April 16, 2019

Here’s a list of animal facts you probably have never heard of. 1. If your pet cat brings you a dead mouse, it means it thinks you cannot survive on your own. It is trying to help you survive. 2. If a snail does not like the weather outside, it can stay hidden in house […]

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10 Facts About Panda Nannies

April 3, 2019

Here are ten facts about the most interesting and fun job in the world – the job of panda nanny – 1. Anyone from around the world could apply for the job of panda nanny. They must be at least 22 with some basic knowledge of the pandas” and must know how to speak Chinese […]

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Adorable Facts About Sea Otters

Adorable Facts About Sea Otters

March 30, 2019

Otters are intelligent mammals that can be as cuddly and needy. Here are some surprising yet cute facts about them. 1. Sea otters can grow between 34 and 60 inches in length. Most sea otters measure less than 50 inches. They usually weigh between 7 to 31 pounds (3 – 14 kg). Weight of otter […]

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How Do Bilby Survive In The Desert – Bilby Adaptations

March 16, 2019

Bilbies are the largest bandicoots and are found in Australia. These small-sized marsupials are predated extensively by wild cats. Of the bilbies, one species known as the lesser bilby has become extinct, while the greater bilby is an endangered species. Bilbies in Desert Bilbies were once widely found throughout Australia. Today, however, bilby population is […]

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How Do Blue Whales Communicate

How Do Blue Whales Communicate

February 14, 2019

Whales make the best of the oceans they live in. In water, the speed of the sound is about 4 times (1498 meters per second) of that in the air (331 meters per second). They produce special vocalizations for different purposes including socializing and reproduction. The blue whale generate sounds of up to 190 decibels, […]

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Facts About Arabian Oryx

Facts About Arabian Oryx

January 25, 2019

The Arabian Oryx is a rare magnificent animal of Bovidae family. Once assumed extinct, they are now thriving in the deserts of middle east. Explore interesting facts about Arabian Oryx with this article. Scientific name: Oryx leucoryx Conservation status: Vulnerable Weight: 70 Kg (150 lb) Height: 1 meter Horn length: 50 – 75 cm Lifespan: […]

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Facts About Mountain Gorillas

Facts About Mountain Gorillas

January 20, 2019

Mountain gorillas are one of the rarest animals in the world with their population below 1000. Found in the jungles of Africa, the mountain gorillas are close relatives of humans. Human activities are the biggest threat to their survival. However, their numbers have been rising recently. Read on further for facts about mountain gorillas. Scientific […]

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Facts About The Greater Bilby

December 31, 2018

The greater bilbies are marsupials native to Australia. They are also simply known as bilbies today because the “lesser bilby” became extinct. Here are some fun and interesting facts about the greater bilby. Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Species: Lagotis Scientific name: Macrotis Lagotis Length: up to 55 centimetres Life Span: 3 to 5 years Diet: […]

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Facts About Cave Lions

Facts About Cave Lions

November 13, 2018

Cave lions existed about 900,000 years ago in Eurasia and disappeared with the end of the ice age. They were larger, stronger, faster and, more dangerous than the lions that exist today. There still exist drawings by ancient humans of cave lions along with other animals of that time, suggesting they that their physical appearance […]

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Interesting Facts About Lions

Interesting Facts About Lions

October 10, 2018

Lion (Panthera leo), is one of five large cats that enter the genus Panthera and Felidae family. They have unique habits that differentiate them from cats. Here’s a collection of interesting facts about lions The lion is the second largest cat after the tiger. The weight of an adult lion is about 190 Kg for […]

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Cougar V/S Jaguar: A Comparison of Size, Speed, Strength and Diet

Cougar VS Jaguar: A Comparison of Size, Speed, Strength and Diet

October 10, 2018

Both cougar and jaguar are natives of North and South America. Today, they look petite, however, this is the result of evolution and humans taking up their space. Both these cat species used to be at least 5% bigger in size and also stronger. Both belong to the cat family and have their similarities and […]

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