What are some mind blowing facts from the animal kingdom?

Animals like to get High !There's something about getting a buzz that seems to transcend the human/animal boundary.There are various reports that suggest that it's no secret that animals occasionally get high and drunk off the many vices nature has to offer. > Dolphins .

Do animals think like we humans do?

In theory humans have the ability of highly conceptualized thinking. This ability is distributed normally, and almost all humans have the ability to some degree or the other. Animals, on the other hand, have a limited ability to think conceptually.In practice, however, most humans never

Do you think animals care for their offspring better than humans?

Animals do what is necessary for survival. If that means killing the runt of the litter in order to provide a source of additional protein for the remaining pups or kittens, then that is what they will do. They are acting purely instinctively.However, I have had the opportunity to observe two mother cats raising a

Why can animals live without a soul, but humans cannot?

This question contains a false assumption presented as fact - that is deceitful, and dishonest.Animals do not have imagination to come up with this weird piece of insecurity-armor that is the figment of the imagination that is the pure concept and

Why might a hive of bees suddenly disappear?

When you say no trace... are there combs? Any honey/pollen in the combs? Any brood? Any brown dark combs that look like there used to be brood? Any dead bees at all? How long ago did you see bees in there?It

What is your favorite exotic animal?

I've always liked the Philippine monkey-eating eagle. It looks so majestic and regal.

Is it true that bees are disappearing?

Sort of...You are likely thinking about colony collapse disorder, in which honey bees mysteriously vanish from their hives. This made huge news, and remains a big problem for beekeepers in the USA and Europe, but the good news is that CCD levels are not what they used to

If we wanted to kill all the land animals in the world, would we be able to?

I would exclude the ones that humans have been actively trying to exterminate without much success. Cockroaches, rats, fleas, mosquitoes, mice and such. They will be around well after people succeed in eliminating themselves.

Why aren't there giant or miniature humans like there are giant and mini cats?

There are. List of tallest people - Wikipedia and List of shortest people - Wikipedia a range of 1 foot 9 inches to 8 feet 11 inches. These are all people who belong to our species. If you are talking about other species

Is it true a gorilla would win a fight against a lion?

Lets seeGorilla 300KG max. Vs Lion 190KG max. (Winner , Gorilla with 110KG muscles)Gorilla bites 1300 PSI vs Lion at 650 PSI (Winner , Gorilla over twice the bite)Gorilla arm span 130 cm vs Lion at around 90 cm (Winner Gorilla)Gorilla is more dexterous than a lion

Which insects are considered to be animals?

Birds are animals! Fish are animals! Insects are animals! Jellyfish are animals! Humans are animals!All insects are animals, and pretty much anything that's not a plant, fungus, bacterium, virus, or protist is an animal too!!!Bumblebees are one of my favorite insect-y animals.

What animals take care of their grandchildren, other than humans?

African elephants have very strong family bonds and will look after grandchildren, nieces and nephews too. I'm not sure about Indian elephants but it's likely too.I watched a documentary following a matriarch of one group recorded over many years. I looked

How do feral cats and dogs survive?

They don't survive very well. Probably 2/3 of feral animals are killed by cars, other animals like coyotes, or die from starvation, poisoning or disease.Domestic dogs and cats are not able to thrive without human assistance- that's why we call them domestic. They have been part of human civilization for thousands of years, which means that humans have selected

Should human beings domesticate almost all the wild animals?

Ever thought of this: Could it be that we did not domesticate the animals you mentioned, but that they domesticated us?It takes two to tango.Your suggestion to domesticate everything else tells me that you are convinced humanity has more abilities than other mammals wile infact we are the same. Domestication

How do cats communicate?

Cats communicate through the same means as most animals: via verbal and physical cues. Verbal communication is evidenced by the "meow", the "purr",  the "hiss", and a few other sounds cats make. Physical cues include rubbing, licking (or cleaning), arching of the back, raised hair, extended claws. Typically the two are used together and are best interpreted together.

If all of the humans were gone, what animal or animals would take over?

Interesting question because it implies that humans are in control or in charge. One of the biggest surprises when I was an undergrad studying the biological sciences, for me anyway, was learning that the most successful animals on Earth was Kingdom Animalia; Phylum Arthropoda; Class

Why do some people think humans are alien-animal hybrids?

People have a notion that human race didn't arise as a result of millions of years of evolution, rather came into existence because some aliens left us or some living being on Earth. People cannot make peace with the fact that every living organism came

What is the oldest species on earth?

Unfortunately I cannot answer. Probably some shark, or a small grove of trees that is about to be felled. None of the living species are more than a few million years old.A quick search returns this: Top 10 Oldest Animal Species On Earth -

What's the strongest animal an elite human fighter could win against?

What's the strongest animal an elite human fighter could win against?Devine ‘'elite'' in ‘'elite fighter'': what thus the ‘'elite fighter'' need to become one, strength, speed, great eye sight, enormous eye hand coordination, but above all NO FEAR, you can have no fear for gorilla's, but still be afraid for

Can we survive without plants and animals?

It might be possible, at some point, to totally synthesize foodstuffs from the raw elements required. Science-fiction writer Fred Pohl speculated about the technology to make CHON food.... Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen.... The raw elements necessary to make up foodstuffs.We are nowhere near such

Is it true a gorilla would win a fight against a lion?

Lets seeGorilla 300KG max. Vs Lion 190KG max. (Winner , Gorilla with 110KG muscles)Gorilla bites 1300 PSI vs Lion at 650 PSI (Winner , Gorilla over twice the bite)Gorilla arm span 130 cm vs Lion at around 90 cm (Winner Gorilla)Gorilla is more dexterous than a lion

If we wanted to kill all the land animals in the world, would we be able to?

I would exclude the ones that humans have been actively trying to exterminate without much success. Cockroaches, rats, fleas, mosquitoes, mice and such. They will be around well after people succeed in eliminating themselves.

Why are the giant pandas in danger?

Red Panda is listed as Endangered because its population has plausibly declined by 50% over the last three generations (estimated at 18 years) and this decline is projected to continue, and probably intensify, in the next three generations. There is no credible quantification of decline rate from anywhere in the species' range.

What animals take care of their grandchildren, other than humans?

African elephants have very strong family bonds and will look after grandchildren, nieces and nephews too. I'm not sure about Indian elephants but it's likely too.I watched a documentary following a matriarch of one group recorded over many years. I looked

Is it true that bees are disappearing?

Sort of...You are likely thinking about colony collapse disorder, in which honey bees mysteriously vanish from their hives. This made huge news, and remains a big problem for beekeepers in the USA and Europe, but the good news is that CCD levels are not what they used to

What animal looks the most silly?

I thought I already answered this one, but I don't see my answer. I guess it went to the Internet Twilight Zone, as I always joke. My answer the other day was the bush baby, which has large & unusual eyes. When Simon Cowell was on American Idol, he told one of

Why are humans scared of animals?

Perky because our modes of communication are different. Animals rely much more heavily on body language than the average human is sensitive enough to pick up on. This makes a lot of people feel that animals are completely unpredictable which can be nerve wracking alone. Add to that the

What do many people get wrong about snakes?

Snakes are slimySnakes are all harmful to humansSnakes do not belong in the food chain.Snakes need to be neutralized (killed) as quickly as possible.Snakes are terrible petsSnakes are vermin doing humans absolutely no good at all.Snakes are all egg-layers.Snakes always give live birth to their progeny.Snakes

What is your favorite zoo animal?

Probably the clouded leopard.

What animals take care of their grandchildren, other than humans?

African elephants have very strong family bonds and will look after grandchildren, nieces and nephews too. I'm not sure about Indian elephants but it's likely too.I watched a documentary following a matriarch of one group recorded over many years. I looked

Why don't humans look the same as other animals look according to their species?

Compared to foxes, wolves, dogs, cats, horses, goats, guinea pigs, guppies, goldfish, koi, and donkeys, I'd say humans look remarkably like each other. What makes us look

What is your favorite sea animal?

So far, I've seen a nice variety of the expected options...Cool Invertebrates: Octopus (definitely a top contender), Sea horses, even sea stars and other odditiesBadass or unusual Fishes: Several sharks, rays and the deepwater oddities mostlyAquatic Mammals: Dolphins (another obvious leading candidate), seals, and various whalesBut no one has mentioned my personal favorite aquatic mammal...

What will happen if animals become extinct?

Well, technically, we are animals, so whatever happened wouldn't matter to us. If you mean, what would happen if all animals other than H. sapiens went extinct, we're in a world of hurt: no bees to pollinate flowers, which would

Would animals really kill?

Mosquitoes.Specifically the female Anopheles mosquito.

Do animals communicate with each other (of their own kind) telepathically?

Not in the literal sense of directly from one mind to another, although it may seem so to humans who have not the highly tuned senses of an animal. All animals are masters of reading the body language of one

Is it true that bees are disappearing?

Sort of...You are likely thinking about colony collapse disorder, in which honey bees mysteriously vanish from their hives. This made huge news, and remains a big problem for beekeepers in the USA and Europe, but the good news is that CCD levels are not what they used to

What can the human animal do that other animals cannot?

My guess is that the human animal can become Enlightened/become Universal Love/achieve memory of our Source and our own Christed Self...with the right attitude and the right training, that is. What non-human animals can teach us, however, will facilitate this process.

Which insects are considered to be animals?

Birds are animals! Fish are animals! Insects are animals! Jellyfish are animals! Humans are animals!All insects are animals, and pretty much anything that's not a plant, fungus, bacterium, virus, or protist is an animal too!!!Bumblebees are one of my favorite insect-y animals.

Why aren't there giant or miniature humans like there are giant and mini cats?

There are. List of tallest people - Wikipedia and List of shortest people - Wikipedia a range of 1 foot 9 inches to 8 feet 11 inches. These are all people who belong to our species. If you are talking about other species

Animals: Are there any animals which cannot be tamed by humans?

OF Course there are animals which can not be tamed by humans.....I would challenge if any person asked a question to which animal he wants to be if not an human, I would say that a high percentage of the

Do animals know we're the dominant species?

Thanks for the A2A.The more intelligent animals know we act dangerous, and unpredictable. We can kill and/or eat them. The social species (the only ones which might have the idea of dominance) wouldn't consider us dominant unless we're considered part of their kind.That might happen to individual humans, there have been anecdotal cases of humans adopted into

Why are animals better than all humans?

That's just not true unless a person equates

What is your favorite exotic animal?

I've always liked the Philippine monkey-eating eagle. It looks so majestic and regal.

What animal looks the most silly?

I thought I already answered this one, but I don't see my answer. I guess it went to the Internet Twilight Zone, as I always joke. My answer the other day was the bush baby, which has large & unusual eyes. When Simon Cowell was on American Idol, he told one of