Koala can sleep for upto 18 hours a day!

Photo courtesy: Kazi Faiza Tasnim Neha

There is a myth that Koalas sleep a lot because they ‘get drunk’ on gumleaves. Fortunately, this is not correct! Most of their time is spent sleeping because it requires a lot of energy to digest their toxic, fibrous, low-nutrition diet and sleeping is the best way to conserve energy.


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