Friday, November 07, 2008
- can gnaw through concrete and metal.
- are incapable of vomiting.
- copulate 20 times a day.
- can reach 3 feet long.
- cause 7% of British house fires by chewing electrical cables.
- are the only animals the SAS are banned from eating.
- hate peaches (the fruit, not Mr Geldof's daughter).
- eat dog faeces.
- have a bite pressure of 7,000lb per square inch.
- can run faster than humans.
- can jump up to 6 feet.
- collapse their skeletons to get through narrow gaps.
- are cannibals, always starting with the brain.
info taken from Daily Telegraph, via The Week