Honey hunters in Mozambique recruit birds known as honeyguides to help locate beehives. In return for the bird’s services, they receive leftover beeswax.
A reindeer’s eyes change colors through the seasons. They are gold during the summer and blue in the winter.
While many aquariums feature different species of sharks, Great White sharks do not survive in captivity.
The most common wild bird in the world isn’t the sparrow or blue jay—it’s the red-billed quelea, which live in Africa and have an estimated population of 1.5 billion.
Wombats are the only animal whose poop is cube-shaped. This is due to how its intestines form the feces. The animals then stack the cubes to mark their territory.
Ed note: It is rumored that one human being rolls his into a ball. It is not known if it is to mark his territory.
A Velociraptor was actually the size of a turkey.
25% of all mammal species on Earth are bats.
Dogs can learn up to 250 words and gestures.
An ant can’t die from falling.
Cats used to be delivered by mail in Belgium.