Fascinating and Funny Biology Facts

If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months, and 6 days, you would have produced enough sound energy to heat up one cup of coffee. (Hardly seems worth it.)

If you fart consistently for 6 years and 9 months, enough gas is produced to create the energy of an atomic bomb. (Now, that’s more like it.)

The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out of the body to squirt blood 30 feet.

Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.

On average, people fear spiders more they they do death.

The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.

A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.

The ant can lift 50 times its own weight, can pull 30 times its own weight, and always falls over on its right side when intoxicated. (From drinking little bottles of….? Did the government pay for this research?)

Polar bears are left handed. (Who knew? Who cares? Did the government pay for this too?)

The flea can jump 350 times its body length.  It’s like a human jumping the length of a football field.

A cockroach will live 9 days without its head before it starves to death.

The male praying mantis cannot copulate while it’s head is attached to its body. The female initiates reproductive sex by ripping the male’s head off. (Hi, honey. I’m home. What the…?)

Butterflies taste with their feet. (Oh, jeez!)

Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump.

An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain. (I know some people like that.)

Starfish don’t have brains. (I know some people like this too.)

Animal Questions and Answers

Get it here first.  Rarely heard but real-life animal questions and answers from Funny Grins.

Q: What do you get when you have a cow and a duck?
A: Milk and quackers

Q: What kind of necktie does a pig wear?
A: A pigsty

Q: What do you call a dog with no legs?
A: Doesn’t matter what you call him, he’s not going to come anyway.

Q: What is black and white and black and white and black and white and black and white?
A: A fallen penguin rolling down a hill.

Q: What is black and white and laughing?
A: The penguin that pushed him.

This little piggy

A pig is eating at a restaurant and while eating his dinner, he drinks 15 glasses of water.  After he’s finished eating, he pays for the bill and heads for the door.  The restaurant manager stops hims and says,”Hey, don’t you want to use the bathroom before you head home?”  The pig replies, “No thank you.  I’m the little piggy that goes wee, wee, wee all the way home.”