Science Facts

The Two-Headed Dog
The Two-Headed Dog

A Soviet scientist Vladimir Demikhov was known for being a pioneer in organ transplantation. He saw much success in transplanting many vital organs between dogs also tried to create a two-headed dog.

Leonardo's Robot
Leonardo's Robot

About 1495, Leonardo da Vinci designed a humanoid robot called the Mechanical Knight. The knight could make several human-like motions.

Peanut Diamonds
Peanut Diamonds

Scientists can turn peanut butter into diamonds.

Nicotine Poisoning
Nicotine Poisoning

Nicotine can be lethal to children in doses as small as 10 milligrams.

Hawaii
Hawaii

Hawaii is moving toward Japan 4 inches every year.

Ants and Chewing
Ants and Chewing

Ants cannot chew their food. They move their jaws sideways, like scissors, to extract the juices from the food.

Mariana Trench
Mariana Trench

The deepest part of the ocean is 35,813 feet (10,916 meters) deep and occurs in the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. At that depth, the pressure is 18,000 pounds (9172 kilograms) per square inch.

Some Microbes Eat Electricity
Some Microbes Eat Electricity

Scientists have discovered that certain microbes get energy from electrical charges.

Sahara's Solar Power
Sahara's Solar Power

Scientists revealed that 1.2% of the Sahara desert is sufficient to cover all of the energy needs of the world in solar energy.