Brain Teasers
Brain Teasers Trivia Mentalrobics Games Community
Personal Links
Create a Fact
Browse Facts
All

Entertainment
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
Nature
Other
People
Religion
Science
Sports
Technology
Television
Add to Google delicious Add to del.icio.us

More ways to get Braingle...
rss

Browse Fact Box about Nature


 

Become a registered user and submit a fact to our collection.


Facts

  Factv Category Date  
106 Research indicates that the hippopotamus may be the closest living relative of the cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises). Nature > Animals 08/15/11
107 Spiders have 8 legs. Nature > Animals 07/27/08
108 Sugar can kill Snails. Nature > Animals 11/15/12
109 The average cat sleeps about 16 hours a day. Nature > Animals 11/01/13
110 The blue whale is the largest animal in the world. Nature > Animals 10/03/08
111 The echidna is a monotreme. Nature > Animals 05/21/08
112 The gestation period of an elephant is 22 months. Nature > Animals 07/16/10
113 The heaviest insect in the world is the Goliath Beetle. Nature > Insects 05/15/08
114 The name of a baby swan is a cygnet. Nature > Animals 06/04/08
115 The Peregrine Falcon is the fastest animal in the world which can reach up to 200 mph. Nature > Animals 09/05/08
116 The platypus is a monotreme. Nature > Animals 05/21/08
117 The sky, when not clouded over, in seen as a blue color due to the scattering of light waves by the particles and gases in the air. In the morning, the sky looks pink or red because there are more short wavelengths being scattered than medium (Blue) waves. Likewise, at sunset there are quite a bit more long waves, which are red, being scattered. Nature 04/07/13
118 The spotted turtle is identified by yellow spots that are scattered on its carapace; this turtle also has yellow and orange spots on its head, limbs, and neck. Nature > Animals 12/24/08
119 The technical term for a cat's hairball ( or any hairball spitting animal ) is a trichobezoar, or for short, a bezoar. Nature > Animals 12/31/12
120 The tongue of a chameleon is longer than its body. Nature > Animals 09/30/08

prev Previous 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next next






Users in Chat : sciencesteven 

Online Now: 7 users and 440 guests

Copyright © 1999-2014 | Updates | FAQ | RSS | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise

Custom Search





Sign In A Create a free account