Sulphur crested cockatoo can hold their food in one foot and break pieces off of it with the other foot. Aren’t they clever?
The sulphur crested cockatoo can live up to 70 years in captivity.
These birds produce a very fine powder to waterproof themselves instead of oil as many other creatures do.
The sulphur crested cockatoo uses its crest for communication. A raised crest expresses curiosity, excitement, surprise, fear or frustration. A lowered crest can indicate calmness and friendliness.
Stingray jaws are both strong and lightweight. They are made of several layers of cartilage (not bone) and can crush clam shells.
The short-tailed stingray is the biggest stingray and weighs almost 800 pounds.
Stingrays and sharks are related. They both have skeletons made out of cartilage and use sensors to locate prey.
Some scientists think stegosaurus back plates might have been used to regulate temperature.
Stegosaurus was one of three dinosaurs that inspired the look of Godzilla.
The stegosaurus had a very small brain; only about an inch long!