Leeches have 32 brains

Photo courtesy: Kazi Faiza Tasnim Neha

“Leeches have 32 brains”

The internal structure of the average leech is divided into 32 equal segments. Each of those segments has its own brain. Also they have 10 stomachs, 9 pairs of testicles and several hundred microscopic teeth with distinct bite marks.


Fact Factory Album


 

Owls have no eyeballs
An ostrich’s eye is bigger than it’s brain
Dolphins will talk to one another over the phone and can even recognize each other’s voices
Leeches have 32 brains
An electric eel can generate electricity suffcient enough to power up 10 electric bulbs
Jellyfish have been around for 650 million years, which means they have outlived dinosaurs and sharks
A cockroach can live up to several weeks without its head
Giant penguin about the size of a grown man waddled around New Zealand about 59 million years ago
Fish feel pain and suffer just like mammals and birds
Tigers are the only cat species that are completely striped even on their skin and no tiger as the same pattern of strips