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A crocodile can’t stick out its tongue.

Crocodiles and the dwarf crocodile are a family of reptiles within the Crocodile order. The Nile crocodile, American Crocodile and mugger crocodile are example...
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Flying fishes, they can fly up to 45 seconds and can fly 400m at...

Flying fish hunt. Frigate birds are ocean hunters that can't get wet, yet they overcome this handicap to catch their prey - flying fish...

Tiger’s tongue is so coarse, it can lick fresh down to the bone.

Tigers have fewer teeth than other carnivores such as dogs (42 teeth) with only 30 teeth. All cats have deciduous (temporary) teeth that come...

Bamboo sharks can survive out of the water for up to 12 hours.

Banded sharks are also known as brown banded bamboo sharks or cat sharks. They develop in oval cases, sometimes known as Mermaid's Purses before they...

Playing dead will help you survive a shark attack, MythBusters confirmed.

During World War II, Navy seaman Joseph Dronet reportedly spent five days in shark-infested waters after his ship was destroyed in combat. The veteran...

You are more likely to die from a falling coconut than from a shark...

Beachgoers have more reason to worry about falling coconuts than being bitten by a shark, researchers said today. In an effort to improve the media...

Whale Sharks can live up to 100 years.

Neither mating nor pupping of whale sharks has been observed. The capture of a female in July 1996 that was pregnant with 300 pups indicated...

Sharks kill 12 people per year while people kill 11,417 sharks per hour.

Inspired by recent data on shark deaths, two data visualization heavyweights have created a stunning infographic to put the numbers in perspective. A recent report...

Sharks were on earth before trees.

Hard to imagine, isn’t it? But it’s true. Sharks are older than trees. The earliest known species of tree is Archaeopteris. It was a...
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The deadliest animal on earth are mosquitoes.

The deadliest animal on earth are mosquitoes with more deaths attached to them every year than any other animal in the world. When asked about...
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