Amazing Facts

"Here are the some of the amazing facts in Biology. These lists of amazing facts are both educational and catching. Hope you read and enjoy these facts."

Amazing Facts in Biology

"The Lemon shark grows about 24,000 new teeth a year. A new set of teeth grow approximately every 14 days."

"Dexter is the smallest type of cow. This cow was bred to be a small size for household living."

"A giraffe is able to clean its ears with its own tongue."

"The slowest growing finger nail is on the thumb nail and the fastest growing is the finger nail on the middle finger."

"Flu shots only work about 70% of the time."

"On average, a person has two million sweat glands."

"The long fibres that are found in bananas are excellent in making paper. The long fibres that are found in the banana plant can make the banana fibre paper approximately 3000 times stronger than regular paper."

"The tuatara lizard of New Zealand has three eyes, two in the center of its head and one on the top of its head."

"The world population of chickens is about equal to the number of people."

"The loss of eyelashes is referred to as madarosis."

"Approximately 75% of human poop is made of water."

"Some birds have been know to put ants into their feathers because the ants squirt formic acid, which kills parasites."

"Lachanophobia is the fear of vegetables."

"Spiders usually have eight eyes, but still they cannot see that well."

"One ragweed plant can release as many as a million grains of pollen in one day."

"Women hearts beat faster than men."

"The Central African raffia palm is known to have the longest leaves. The leaves can measure up to 82.5 feet long."

"In humans, the epidermal layer of skin, which consists of many layers of skin regenerates every 27 days."

"A group of crows is called a murder."

"Certain female species of spiders such as the Australian crab spider, sacrifice their bodies as a food source for their offspring."

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