Description: watch in this tutorial - How to make Fondant/Cake Topper - Seal. You can also make this kitten of modelling clay.
These wonderful animals, seals, are clumsy at first glance. Yes, on land they seem awkward, but in the water they are fast, strong and graceful. Here are some interesting facts about seals.
- The heart of a seal, when diving under the water, beats 10-15 times a minute, while in ordinary life, the heart makes up to 120 beats for the same period.
- The life span of female seals is longer than that of males. On average, the life span of females is 35 years, and the males live approximately 10 years less.
- Seals can withstand critical temperatures in the aquatic environment up to -80 degrees due to the thick subcutaneous fat layer.
- There are about 33 species of seals in the world. These animals live in most of the world's waters, mainly in the Arctic and Antarctic, as well as in several areas of the tropics.
- Sea lion, also related to seals, can stay under water for up to 2 hours, swimming at a depth of up to 1.5 kilometers.
Description: watch in this tutorial - How to make Fondant/Cake Topper - Snail. You can also make this snail of modelling clay.
Snails are not only garden pests, as many believe by mistake For some, these creatures are adorable pets, for others - the object of careful study. There are a lots of snails kinds on the planet, and these creatures managed to work out incredible life mechanisms in the process of evolution. Here are some amazing facts about these interesting creatures.
1. Snails can crawl along the knife blade and not get hurt. This is due to the fact that during movement the sole of the snail's foot rests on the characteristic “cushion” of mucus, which protects the mollusk's body and helps it to move.
2. Snails are able to hibernate for up to six months and transfer the temperature to -120 degrees.
3. On average, snails live for about 15 years. Such a life expectancy is typical, for example, for the Amur tiger.
4. Most of the snails are hermaphrodites, that is, the snail is male and female at the same time. And they don’t need a partner for procreation.
5. Snails grind food with the help of 25 thousand teeth. Thus, they have much more teeth than any shark.
Description: watch in this tutorial - How to make Fondant/Cake Topper - Cat. You can also make this kitten of modelling clay.
Most of us just love cats, and there is no wonder: they are incredible animals. We believe that we already know everything about cats, but these cuties are still able to surprise. For example, the rumor that when a cat lies down on a place that hurts, and at the same time treats you, is a perfect truth. Below are some interesting facts about kittens.
1.On average, cats spend two thirds of their lives on sleeping. Thus, the cat, who is nine years old, was awake for only three years of his life.
2. Biologically, the cat's brain is closer to our brain than dogs' brains. The same parts of human and cats brain are responsible for emotions.
3. Liger is the biggest cat so far. It can reach 4 m, and the weight can be more than 300 kg.
4. Among modern wild cats, the smallest is a black-legged cat. Females reach less than 50 cm in length and can weigh as little as 1.2 kg.
5. Cats can be recognized as people by their fingerprints, only cats have a nose print.