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10 cool things about the shoebill stork

A shoebill stork has such an interesting bill. If you’re lucky, you might find a shoebill stork in swamps and marshlands in East Africa. Let’s find out what the cool things are of this bird. 1. What’s in the name? ...

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10 cool things about the Cape black-backed jackal

The Cape black-backed jackal most probably doesn’t know what it is to sit or stand still for a while, except when he sleeps. Let’s find out what else is cool about this sly animal. Night call Sitting around the campfire ...

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10 cool things about the gharial

There are 24 species of crocodiles around the world, but the gharial definitely looks different to the others. He also has more teeth than any other species of crocodile. He has approximately 50 on his upper jaw along both sides, ...

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10 translucent animals from over the world

Looking at translucent animals is totally fascinating and it is almost hard to believe that these animals exist. But they do, from the glass-winged butterfly’s with his see-through wings, to a little frog with a translucent belly. In most cases, ...

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10 cool things about the honey badger

The honey badger was named the World’s Most Fearless Creature by the Guinness Book of World Records. This animal is so tough, he has a South African military fighting vehicle named after him – The Ratel (honey badger in Afrikaans). ...

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Counting down 10 long-living animals

Have you ever wondered which animals live the longest on our planet? These are some of the animals who live for many years… 10. African elephant Life expectancy: 60-70 years Natural predator: Lions (occasionally) Place of origin: Africa Not only ...

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10 cool things about spotted eagle-owls

Owls are such magnificent birds and we need to protect them from becoming extinct. Let’s find out what are the ten cool things of the spotted eagle-owl. All over the place Chances are great that the owl you noticed is ...

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10 cool things about seahorses

A seahorse is one of those creatures that is so distinctive and we are mesmerised by them – they make us think of mermaids and unicorns, for some reason. Let’s find out what are the ten cool things about them. ...

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10 cool things about reindeer

Reindeer are such majestic animals who are able to survive in freezing temperature, but there are so much more to them than the animals in the Santa stories The nose knows Unlike Rudolph’s famous nose, those of other reindeer don’t ...

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10 cool things about roadrunners

Most of has seen the animated cartoon strips of the roadrunner outrunning the coyote, but have you ever wondered how fast they are in real life? Here are some of the cool facts about this bird. 1. Fast, faster, fastest ...

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10 cool things about elephants

Besides their great memory, compassion towards each other, and that they can’t jump, elephants are so majestic and we always want to know more about them. Did you know these 10 cool facts about elephants? Humanlike Elephants are a lot ...

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10 Cool things about rockhopper penguins

Whether you’ve seen the movie Happy Feet or not, chances are that you will also love penguins and rockhopper penguins are especially fascinating. Let’s find out what are so cool about them. Out of the ordinary While most penguins are ...

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