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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
Unread postPosted: Mon Aug 05, 2013 8:34 am 
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Agree with Heksie. :)

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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:thumbs_up: a Myth indeed

Correct Heksie and Philip1

Ostriches don't bury their heads in the sand! They wouldn't be able to breathe!

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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Inside a baboons mouth there are cheek pouches with the capacity to hold as much food as their intestines do.

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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It is unreal how much they can store. :)

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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I'd say False. The pouches inside a baboon's cheeks can certainly hold a lot of food for eating later - probably as much as its stomach - but not as much as the whole of the intestines could. (Remember that the intestines are very long and coiled, with an amazing amount of space inside of them.)

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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I concur own ;) their cheek pouches can hold as much food as their stomachs and not their intestines.

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OWN you are it :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: True or False? (RV)
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About 12% of all bird species worldwide are threatened with extinction due to human interference?

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Fact or Myth ... The oldest known tree in South Africa established by carbon dating is about 6000 years old?

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This tree is the Sunland ‘Big Baobab’ which is in Modjadjiskloof in Limpopo Province and is famous internationally for being the widest of its species in the world.

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Is it really that high a percentage? :big_eyes:

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 Post subject: Re: True or False? (RV)
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 Post subject: Re: True or False? (RV)
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I thought it was a bit higher, so I say

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