Axolotl

Axolotls can regenerate just about any part of their body, even parts of their...

Axolotls can regenerate just about any part of their body, even parts of their brain, and they readily accept transplant organs and allow these to fully develop and function. To...
Spotted Hyena

Urban hyenas scavenge on those sleeping rough!

All cities have mammals that scavenge but there are no cities on Earth that has as scary a scavenger as Addis Ababa. It's the capital of Ethiopia and hyenas prowl...
A croc from Crocodile bank, Kovalam - Chennai by s_pixels

Crocodiles Can Climb Trees!

You didn't read that wrongly - crocodiles can climb trees! In fact alligators and crocodiles in North America, Africa and Australia have been spotted by researchers climbing trees and...
penguin chicks vs vampire bats

Vampire Bats Attack Penguin Chicks for BLOOD!

Scary and gruesome headline but true. Vampire bats have been videoed in Southern Peru drinking the blood of Humboldt penguin chicks. The bats usually prefer drinking the blood of sleeping seals...
The Moon

The Moon Cannot Spin On Its Axis

The Moon is tidally locked to the Earth. This means it cannot spin around on its axis like a spinning top as the planets do. One side faces towards...
smiley faces

Human Brains see Smiley Faces as Real Faces :-)

Human brains now think of smiley faces or emoticons :-) as real faces! Test subjects were shown smiley face punctuation and just meaningless punctuation. Their brains responded to the smiley...
big blue crater on Mars

Craters can be Blue on the Red Planet

A crater has been found on Mars that is blue in color. The red dust has been blasted away by the impact, we are left with the beautiful blue...
Lemurs

Lemur Couples In Love Smell Alike

Lemurs have long been known to communicate with scent but lemur parents have now been discovered to smell the same. It is after they have children that they begin...

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