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Amazing Babies: Facts About Young Animals
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Amazing Babies: Facts About Young Animals

Here at Phactual we’ve had tons of articles about animals

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Amazing Stories – Facts about Animals in the Army and Military
History

Amazing Stories – Facts about Animals in the Army and Military

Most pets live out their lives in relative obscurity, making

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Amazing Ways Animals Keep Cool
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Amazing Ways Animals Keep Cool

As we move into the summer months, humans and animals

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The Odd Inner Lives of Cows
Science

The Odd Inner Lives of Cows

It might seem as if cows aren’t too intelligent, but

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The Mouse That Howls Like a Wolf
Science

The Mouse That Howls Like a Wolf

Mice are pretty cute, innocent little creatures, right? Well…right for

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Weirdest Animal Communication Methods
Science

Weirdest Animal Communication Methods

There are some animals with iconic languages: the songs of

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11 Facts About Venoms and Poisons To Make Your Skin Crawl
Science

11 Facts About Venoms and Poisons To Make Your Skin Crawl

Straight from the land of Nope, come the poisonous and

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The Most Beautiful Birds in the World
Science

The Most Beautiful Birds in the World

Nature has created some amazingly beautiful creatures, but it does

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Creepiest Creatures Found in the Ocean
Science

Creepiest Creatures Found in the Ocean

The ocean is home to an amazing variety of animals,

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Bomb Sniffing Rats and Other Amazing Trained Animals
Science

Bomb Sniffing Rats and Other Amazing Trained Animals

Some animals are well known for their pliability and the

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All About The Trunk: 8 Great Elephant Trunk Facts
Science

All About The Trunk: 8 Great Elephant Trunk Facts

It’s neither the size, nor the big floppy ears, that

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9 Creepy Cockroach Facts You Didn’t Want To Know
Science

9 Creepy Cockroach Facts You Didn’t Want To Know

You’re not sleeping tonight after you read this. Don’t say

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Why Peacocks Are Pimps And 10 Other Feathery Facts
Science

Why Peacocks Are Pimps And 10 Other Feathery Facts

As one of the most colorful, mesmerizing birds peacocks are

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The Sky Is Falling, And It’s Spiders – 5 Animals That Fell From the Sky
History Science

The Sky Is Falling, And It’s Spiders – 5 Animals That Fell From the Sky

On April 19, the people of Southern Norway got a

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14 Facts About America’s Sole Marsupial, the Opossum
Science

14 Facts About America’s Sole Marsupial, the Opossum

When you think of opossums, what do you think of?

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Smelling Farts Could Be Good For Your Health: 10 Flatulence Facts
Science

Smelling Farts Could Be Good For Your Health: 10 Flatulence Facts

Everybody farts. Girl, you know it’s true. Famous people, military

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6 Horrifying Insects That Actually Serve a Purpose
Science

6 Horrifying Insects That Actually Serve a Purpose

Oh God! Kill it! Kill it!!! Or don’t. As creepy

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5 Animals People Used to Think Were Something Else
Science

5 Animals People Used to Think Were Something Else

Over time, animals (and animal remains) have been known to

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Amazing Facts About the World’s Largest Animal
Science

Amazing Facts About the World’s Largest Animal

Blue whales have captured the imagination for years. Their size

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The Unique Patterns of Animals
Science

The Unique Patterns of Animals

It’s common knowledge that human beings have unique fingerprints that

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Cuddle Up With One Of These 9 Largest Dog Breeds
Lifestyle

Cuddle Up With One Of These 9 Largest Dog Breeds

There’s nothing like coming home to your best furry friend,

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Terror Birds and Ratzilla: 7 Giant Animals of Pleistocene South America
History

Terror Birds and Ratzilla: 7 Giant Animals of Pleistocene South America

Before it linked with North America, ancient South America was

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6 Animal Obsessions That Ended Disastrously
History

6 Animal Obsessions That Ended Disastrously

Being surrounded by concrete, wires, waves and plastic, we have

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How Arctic Animals Survive the Cold
Science

How Arctic Animals Survive the Cold

Animals manage to survive in a wide variety of climates,

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8 Great Goat Facts
History Science

8 Great Goat Facts

They’re in commercials, they’re on YouTube, They’re on your Facebook feed.