animal themed did you knows.
great way to absorb obscure knowledge.
points for pet facts extra points for debunking.
chickens can keep track of numbers up to 5 from birth. their eyes are home to the only known biological occurrence of a "new" state of matter, disordered hyperuniformity.
common snapping turtles haven't changed much since they evolved 40,000 years ago, but over 80% of turtles have evolved from them as a common ancestor. alligator snapping turtles are known to grow to over 200 lb.
All female elephants to ever exist are/were virgins. During mating, the male elephant does not actually penetrate and their hymens stay intact during mating.
Guinea pigs aren't really pigs, and they aren't from Guinea.