• A Siberian Red Crane bird is the world’s oldest known bird. The bird died in 1988 and lived to be 82 years old.
  • A hawk’s vision is so good that it can see a mouse from a height of one mile.
  • All of the Peking ducks in the United States are descendents from three ducks and one drake imported to Long Island, New York in 1873
  • In order to scare away predators, Giant Petrels, a type of seabird, throw up all over the intruder.
  • A flea can jump 150 times its size. That is the same as a person able to jump up 1,000 feet in the air.
  • A house fly’s feet are 10 million times more sensitive than a human tongue.
  • Spiders have claws at the ends of their legs.
  • There are more than 2,400 flea species in the world.
  • Wasps that feed on ferment occasionally get drunk and pass out.
  • Charles Darwin spent 39 years studying earthworms.
  • Cricket chirping can tell the temperature outside. Counting how many times a cricket chirps in 15 seconds and then adding 40 to that number will approximately tell you what the temperature is in Fahrenheit.
  • German Cockroaches can survive for up to one month without food and two weeks without water.

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