• Dr. Herpy

Questions You Didn’t Know You Had Pt. 2


Do Cats Fart?

They do! We just don’t really hear it. The lack of audible farts is likely due to the fact that cats don’t gulp their food like dogs do, leading to less air accumulating in their digestive tract. So cats pass gas with the same grace and stealth with which they approach everything else.


Why Don’t We See Baby Pigeons?

The reason why baby pigeons are rarely seen is because of how long they stay in the nest—for about a month to six weeks, which is about how long it takes them to grow to an adult size.


How Many Licks Does It Take To Get To The Center Of A Lollipop?

The world may never know. But on average, a “licking machine” designed at Purdue University needed 364.


What Happened To All Of Bob Ross’ Paintings?

Iconic painter Bob Ross said he created over 30,000 paintings in his lifetime. If he didn’t sell them, where did all those happy little clouds go? “Most of these paintings are donated to PBS stations across the country,” Ross once explained. “They auction them off, and they make a happy buck with ’em.”