Bees in large colonies
Honey bees live as large colonies in honeycomb structures built from beeswax called hives.
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There are wild donkeys in Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Texas and Mississippi.
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Guinea fowls have been known to spend hours watching themselves in the
reflection from glass patio doors. Some people put mirrors near where
they keep their guineas and love to watch them “watch themselves”.
All people have two kidneys, but only one is necessary to live.
A cat has 244 bones in its entire body—even more than a human, who only has 206 bones.