A swarm of 20,000 bees chased a car more than 24 hours because their queen was trapped inside.
Unlike most other owl species, snowy owls hunt mainly in the daytime. Snowy owls are highly nomadic and their movements are tied to the abundance of their primary prey species, lemmings.
A lionfish's stomach can expand up to 30 times its normal volume. They have also been known to survive up to 3 months without food.
There are only six species of flamingos in the world, but the Andean flamingo is the rarest of all with just 30,000 left in the wild.
It takes about 75,000 crocus flowers to make one pound of saffron spice. Saffron is one of the few items in the world that are worth more than its weight in gold.
The Philippine Eagle is the world's largest eagle and has an average weight of 6.5 kilograms with a wingspan of 2 meters.
Cuttlefish have green-blue blood and 3 hearts. They are also the world's most intelligent invertebrate in the ocean.
The number of countries which participated in the first Olympic Games held at Athens was nine.