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106 A group of archer fish is called a company. Nature > Animals 07/10/09
107 Tigers have striped skin under their fur. Nature > Animals 07/25/09
108 1 in 5,000 north Atlantic lobsters are born bright blue. Nature > Animals 03/30/10
109 Giraffes have 7 vertebrae, the same number as humans and most other mammals. Nature > Animals 06/04/10
110 The gestation period of an elephant is 22 months. Nature > Animals 07/16/10
111 Research indicates that the hippopotamus may be the closest living relative of the cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises). Nature > Animals 08/15/11
112 A half eaten banana was sold on eBay for £1,650. Nature > Plants 12/03/11
113 A lemon has more sugar than a strawberry. Nature 07/07/12
114 Sugar can kill Snails. Nature > Animals 11/15/12
115 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
116 Hippo milk is pink! Nature > Animals 01/01/13
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 An egg white is called the albumen. Nature > Animals 06/25/13
119 Many hamsters blink one eye at a time. Nature > Animals 09/20/13
120 The average cat sleeps about 16 hours a day. Nature > Animals 11/01/13

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