An electrical outlet consumes power even when nothing is plugged into it.
Mice are used in human research becasue they have similar DNA to humans. What percentage of working DNA do humans share with mice?
Mice and men share about 97.5 per cent of their working DNA, just one per cent less than chimps and humans. The new estimate is based on the comparison of mouse chromosome 16 with human DNA.-newscientist
Lake Natron is a hypersaline and highly alkaline lake located in East Africa. Most life cannot survive there. Which of the following fish can survive in the lake?
The Wright brothers invented the first powered, sustained airplane in 1903. Their first plane was called the Flyer. How many horsepower did the plane have?
Due to the bone and vascular structure of owls they are able to rotate their heads about
What is/was the Caspian Sea Monster?
Can you tell the difference between a Jaguar and a Leopard? Which of the pictures below is a Jaguar?
1. Jaguar / 2.. Leopard
According to the Mayo clinic, coffee has a dehydrating effect on the body while tea does not.
It doesn't matter if you drink coffee or tea-it's the CAFFIENE that can cause dehydration. According to the Mayo clinic, consuming more than 500 milligrams of caffiene can cause dehydration.
According to a research study done at Beihang University in China, how fast can a woodpecker peck?
Which of the following types of Keratin is the one found in human hair, nails, skin etc?
Mohair is a silky textile product that is considered one of the most luxurious fibers on Earth. What animal does Mohair come from?
This is a rare type of cloud that occurs when ice crystals in the cloud sink but are to large to evaportae in the air beneath the cloud. What is this type of cloud called?