12 surprising facts about geckos

Like did you know they can stick to any surface except Teflon?   There are more than 1,000 species of gecko around the world. (Photo: Anouki/Shutterstock) Other than their adhesive feet and lasting fame from a series of car insurance commercials, you probably don’t know a whole lot about geckos.…

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7 Strange Animal Facts

Take a trip on the wild side, and learn seven strange and unbelievable facts about some of nature’s most amazing animals. 1. Parrotfish Sleep in a Bag of Their Own Mucus While other fish doze off on their sides, or seek out temporary shelters by slipping into crevices or wriggling…

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Cool Frog Facts

It’s a fact: frogs are cool! And here you will find the proof! How many amphibian species are there? There are 7,205 known amphibian species, of which 6,348 are anurans (frogs and toads), 658 are caudates (newts and salamanders), and 199 are gymnophiones (caecilians). What’s a caecilian? Caecilians are amphibians…

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