Did you know...
...although to humans all dogs sound alike, dogs have such sensitive ears that they can tell the difference among the different breeds and species? They can hear much higher frequencies than humans can!
...most snakes move by using "lateral undulation" (side to side wave patterns)?
...owls can turn their heads up to 270° around and can even turn their heads upside down?
...a mouse's pupil is so large that it almost touches the retina?
...a bat's leg bones and muscles are in its wings so it can fly better than it can walk?
...bees cannot vocalize in order to communicate? Instead, they do different dances to instruct other bees!
...ostriches have the largest eyeballs of any living land animal?
...a lack of gravity causes humans' sense of balance to not function?
...a shark's sense of smell is so keen that it can hunt its prey blindfolded?
...monkeys with the best eyesight can see in color?
...as eels mature they eventually become blind?
...hippos can run as fast as humans?
...horses ears twitch so they can pick up the slightest sounds?
...horses eyes are placed on the sides of their head so they can see in front, to the sides and almost BEHIND themselves?
...it is thought that turtles sense vibrations in the ground and water rather than "hear" as humans do?