A male penguin offers a pebble to a female penguin. If she takes it, they become partners

Photo courtesy: Pritam B. Debnath

Adelie penguins make nests from small pebbles, for which their is fierce competition to collect, and pebble stealing is a favorite pass time. Two eggs are usual laid around November with hatching occurring after about 35 days. A male PENGUIN offers a pebble to a female PENGUIN. If she takes it, they become partners.


Fact Factory Album


 

Tigers are the only cat species that are completely striped even on their skin and no tiger as the same pattern of strips
All the ants on Earth weigh more than all the humans
It takes a sloth two weeks to digest its food
Around 50 percent of orangutans have fractured bones
A snail can sleep for three years
Cobras can live for upto 20 years
Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump
A blue whale can weigh as much as 30 elephants and as long as 3 large tour buses
Dolphins can hear underwater sounds from 24km away