City squirrels will eat just about anything, and often, it's the junk food that people offer them that they prefer, like Cracker Jack peanuts. Many naturalists have concluded that a peanut diet is harmful to squirrels: it seems to result in a ...
Green turtles may breed for the first time when they are between 25 to 50 years old. This figure varies, depending upon the creature's range and the diet of the maturing turtle.
In 1918 and 1919, a world epidemic of simple influenza killed 20 million people in the United States and Europe.
The thumb is such a major player in the human body that it has a special section, separate from the area that controls the fingers, reserved for it in the brain.
According to a recent survey, 75 percent of people who play the car radio while driving also sing along with it.
One square inch of skin on the human hand contains some 72 feet of nerve fiber.