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Swans can mate for life since they are 20 months old
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Swans can mate for life since they are 20 months old


Although swans only reach sexual maturity between 4 and 7 years of age, they can form socially monogamous pair bonds from as early as 20 months that last for many years, and in some cases these can last for life

 



A red kite catching fish
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A red kite catching fish


The red kite (Milvus milvus) lives in Europe and North Africa. At signs of danger, a mother will signal the young who will "play dead" when a predator is near.

 



Some giant tube worms can live more than 250 years
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Some giant tube worms can live more than 250 years


This is the case for tube worms that live in the cold deep sea. They grow very slowly

 



Autographs as a life insurance!
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Autographs as a life insurance!


The astronauts of the Apollo program couldn't afford a life insurance, so they signed hundreds of autographs that would be sold in case they died, the money going to their families

 



Have you ever seen... The belly of a giant isopod?
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Have you ever seen… The belly of a giant isopod?


The discovery of this species was very important in the 19th century because it was thought until then that there was no life in deep oceans