Did you know that the largest animal on the land, the elephant is only as long as the tongue of a blue whale―the largest mammal on the planet. Also, did you know that dolphins sleep with one eye open, or that ants don't sleep at all? Every single animal on the planet has tales that are so amazing that they are bound to leave you baffled.
Fascinating Tales Facts From the Animal Kingdom
- A botfly is known to fly at a speed of 818 mph, which makes it faster than an aircraft.
- Gastric frogs, native to Australia, are known to give birth to their young ones through their mouth.
- An earthworm has the capacity to pull weight that is 10 times the weight of its own body.
- Fleas are known to cover a distance of 30 cm in a single leap, i.e., 20 times the length of their own body.
As scientists and wildlife enthusiasts continue to explore the wilderness, we will come across more of such amazing facts about wildlife that we have never heard of before.