Curious fact

Did you know that ants are capable of using tools?

Did you know that ants are capable of using tools?

We knew that some species of ants can use tools, particularly to collect liquid food; however, these new data allow us to be surprised at the remarkable tool use displayed by black fire ants.

Showers: Showers of bacteria

Showers: Showers of bacteria

When you turn on the shower, and a nice hot water scatters out of its faucet. Looks like we’re cleaning up. And yes, that is true. But it is no less true that there are many things that are rushing over our body in addition to that apparently clean water.

Did you know that there is an animal that shoots electric shocks?

Did you know that there is an animal that shoots electric shocks?

The electric eel (Electrophorus electricus) emits electrical discharges from head to tail, as it has two pairs of longitudinal electrical organs. It can reach 1.8 meters in length and lives in rivers in Brazil and the Guianas.

What makes your eyes red in the pool?

What makes your eyes red in the pool?

If you dive a lot in the pool and open your eyes, eventually they will turn a little red and sting slightly. The popular reason given for this fact is the chlorine concentration of the water.

This was the smallest car

This was the smallest car

In 2003, a team of engineers from the Denso Corporation in Japan built a motorized model of a 1936 Toyota AA sedan. The smallest in the world.

Did you know that there is an animal capable of orienting itself with the help of stars?

Did you know that there is an animal capable of orienting itself with the help of stars?

Did you know that the only animal that has been proven to be able to use an individual star to navigate and orient itself is the common seal? Well yes.

Cats are one of the animals that ignores humans the most.

Cats are one of the animals that ignores humans the most.

If at any time you noticed that you were calling your cat and he simply ignored you, believe me you were not crazy. In Japan, a group of researchers conducted experiments with twenty domestic cats. On them, they played recordings of cat owners calling their pets. They also played recordings of three strangers calling the cats, using the same words as the owners.

The space that all the cryogenic dead would occupy for them to wake up in the future

The space that all the cryogenic dead would occupy for them to wake up in the future

The Alcor Life Extension Foundation is a Scottsdale, Arizona, non-profit company that researches, advocates, and practices cryonics, that is, soaking corpses in liquid nitrogen, in hopes of restoring them to full health when new technologies have been developed. in the future.

The tongue does not capture the flavors as you think

The tongue does not capture the flavors as you think

The famous “gustatory map” or “tongue map”, in which we can locate different regions of the tongue responsible for registering different flavors, is not true.

What is the most recent impact crater on Earth?

What is the most recent impact crater on Earth?

Every day pieces of matter so small that they disintegrate upon entering the atmosphere fall on Earth. However, some are so large that they manage to break through and reach the surface.