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How Many Chicks Does a Flamingo Have Per Year?
Photo by OndrejChvatal/Shutterstock.com Unless you’re having twins, triplets, or something even more sinister, humans don’t have more than one baby per year. At least, women don’t. Is it the same for the fabulous fowl? Do flamingos also only generally have just...
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Why Flamingo Tongues Are So Fascinating
Photo by GoodFocused/Shutterstock.com Flamingos are unique creatures with plenty of iconic idiocracies, but perhaps one of the most fascinating aspects of these beautiful birds is their tongues. Flamingo tongues are one-of-a-kind. That might seem odd to you - a bird’s tongue...
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Do Flamingos Sleep Standing Up?
Photo by SergeGoujon/Shutterstock.com Flamingos are peculiar creatures. They’re bright pink, they drink boiling water, they’re found on beaches and high in the mountains - they have their quirks. But one of the most foreign things about the fabulous fowl to...
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Flamingos & Mardi Gras, a Spanish Town Tradition
Photo by GIOIAPHOTO/Shutterstock.com Every February, communities around the world celebrate Mardi Gras. In the United States, nowhere is more known for its Mardi Gras outbursts than Louisiana. In Baton Rouge, the city has found a way to include flamingos in its...
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