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Interesting Biology Facts
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Post something interesting and accurate that is related to biology / science...

I'll start:

Like humans, armadillos (below) can suffer from the disease leprosy. There are also cases of transmission of this disease from an armadillo to human.

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Feb 23, 2011

RVF is a viral disease which is serious in both animals and humans, and which leads to high rates of mortality. Sheep and goats are among the species affected by the disease. Sheep in particular are susceptible to the virus. Outbreaks occur in sub-Saharan and North Africa . The disease is spread among animals by biting mosquitoes. Humans can become infected through the bite of a mosquito or through contact with the blood or bodily fluids of infected animals.



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Feb 24, 2011

Only 15% of the world's population can wiggle their ears!

The muscles that control ear wiggling are the Auriculares muscles that surround the outer ear (the part we can see). Aside from once being able to impress your friends on the schoolyard, they've never been much use to you.



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I like this post:

Here is a strange fact... Enterobiasis is a condition in which pinworms squirm out of your ass at night to lay their eggs in the folds of your anus. In fact, one out of every ten people who read this post is currently infected with Enterobius vermicularis pinworms.

Too Funny



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Mar 5, 2011

Very nice!



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Mar 9, 2011

To avoid predators, a mother Slow Loris licks its offspring with poison before sending them off to search for food.



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Mar 14, 2011

Bananas are best eaten during menstruation, because the content of calcium and glucose to help stabilize serotonin levels. Waving Hand



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Mar 14, 2011

Hummingbird is the only bird that can fly upside down. Waving Hand

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Mar 14, 2011

“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.” (Albert Einstein) HA HA



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Mar 18, 2011

Apparently, scientists found out that the bacteria that thrive in arsenic have VIRTUALLY NOTHING IN COMMON with ALL known living beings !!! If that is true then it has either ET origin –or- life on earth had, at least, two different beginnings !!!



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Mar 22, 2011

Starfish have no brains. Roll Eyes



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Mar 22, 2011

In sea horses, the male becomes pregnant then the female:) how cool.
Lucky female!



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Mar 22, 2011

The original name for the butterfly was 'flutterby'!



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Mar 23, 2011

The purpose of eyebrows is to keep sweat from running into the eyes.



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