Have you ever known that, for example, that there is a frog out there that can kill up to 10 humans with its venom? Or that you are more likely to die because of an innocent bee stinging you than you are from a shark attack? There are many more facts like this about our world that scare the hell out of us.
We at GIGGAG collected 15 intriguing and slightly terrifying facts for you about our planet.
A pacific barreleye can rotate its eyes to look upward and through its transparent head.
And they do actually conspire against their predators.
Just like humans, they believe it makes them more attractive and easier to mate with.
They are sworn enemies and will attack each other even if they haven’t seen the other species before.
The pheromone these bees release when they are ready to attack something smells like bananas.
It can survive on plain water for 2 years and can live for around 40 years.
They have the most unique feathers that break the turbulence down into smaller mini-currents, which helps them fly silently to the point of almost not producing sound.
Adult Luna moths grow up without a mouth. Their only purpose is to breed within their 7-day lifespan and then they die of starvation.
No joke, they have 13 nipples, 12 of which are arranged in a circle with the last one in the middle.
Tigers will take revenge on those who have crossed their path or wronged them in any way. They’re known to be one of the most vengeful species in the world.
This insect, common in Chile, has a panda-like outfit on. But no matter how cute you think it looks, don’t believe it — first, these are not actually ants, they are wasps, and second — they are known for being cow-killers.
There is also no known antidote, so be extremely careful.
Of course, only for a short distance, since horses need enough time for a good running start. And both of these animals are faster than any human!
In a study completed at the beginning of the 20th century, raccoons were able to open 11 to 13 locks in fewer than 10 tries.
They are as scary as they seem because these sharks can have more than 300 teeth.
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