Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Ocean Facts

Sea Turtle Facts: 
  • Only one out of a thousand baby Sea Turtles survives after hatching.
  • Some Sea Turtles travel up to 1,560 miles (2,600 km) across open ocean.
  • Leatherback Sea Turtles have lived for Millions of years and have stayed unchanged for over 100 million years.
  • Sea Turtles spend their whole life in the ocean except for when they are hatched and when they lay their eggs.
  • Although Sea Turtles Travel all over the World, they always go back to where they were born to lay their eggs.

Blue Whale Facts:
  • The Blue Whale has the largest heart in the world.
  • Blue Whales are not fish, but mammals, that have lungs and nourishes its young with milk.
  • The Blue Whale weighs as much as 2667 people weghing 150Lbs. 
  • The Blue Whale's heart beats once every ten seconds, and can be heard from 2 miles away.
  • Blue Whales have about the same life span as humans- the longest living Blue Whale is thought to have lived to about 110 years old.
  • The Spray from a Blue Whale's blowhole can shoot to about 3 stories high.
  • An infant Blue Whale can grow 9LBs an hour.

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Anonymous said...

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