Answers to Questions Kids Ask! - Where "Why?" Turns to "Wow!"
Questions About Birds
Hummingbirds natural diet is flowers, and they are especially attracted to RED flowers. This preference is actually a complex relationship between hummingbirds and the flowers they pollinate, one that has…
When they are only in contact with one power line, they are not forming a complete circuit, so the electricity does not flow through them. Some larger birds, like hawks…
You do see them. But the juveniles are just as big as the adults. They grow this big before they leave the nest. You would only see the tiny hatchlings…
No, penguins can’t fly. A penguin’s wings are much smaller than other birds’ wings. Their feathers are tightly layered and contain oils that make them waterproof. Penguins use thes small…
The smallest bird in the world is the Hummingbird. It weighs only 1oz.
All animals need some kind of locomotion, or ability to move. Birds are lightweight animals that developed the ability to fly in order to adapt to their environment. Flying gave…
The fastest FLYING bird is the Spine-tailed Swift, an Asian bird that has been recorded as being able to fly at 106 mph. HOWEVER, the Peregrine falcon can DIVE much faster. It’s…
Didn't find what you were looking for?
Ask us your question and we will try to answer it and add it to our site.
Share This Site
Word of the Daychutzpa:
chutzpa: unmitigated effrontery or impudence; gall.
Born on this dayDecember 17, 2014
1934 - Karl Denver
1936 - Tommy Steele
1937 - Kerry Packer
1943 - Dave Dee
1944 - Bernard Hill
1945 - Christopher Cazanove
1947 - Simon Bates
1973 - Paula Radcliffe