Snakes adored by some and hated by some, are the kind of creatures that can be seen or found at any place. They can be ultra dangerous as well, with their venom and they can be harmless as well. There are certain facts about snakes that are completely unknown to the world, and here are few interesting facts about this creature. Mentioned below are ten interesting facts about snakes.
10. The Snake House
A couple from USA, moved to a house which was a residence of numerous of snakes who took shelter there during winters, and unknown to them they shifted, which after discovering, creeped them out.
9. The snake, that is able to feel your heartbeat
Shocking, yet surprising! The Boa, is capable of hearing your heartbeats. It is 18 feet long and it has the capability to strangle you. If you fake to stop the heartbeat, the Boa can easily detect that you are faking as per the studies, so don’t even try to do that. It strangles the animal for as long as possible that is 20 minutes, and after that he gives up and leaves the animal, knowing he cannot strangle or kill the animal.
8. The Snake steals the Poison from the Toad
Japanese Tiger Keelback arenon poisonous, and hence to get some poison into their body, they take it from the toads by fighting with them, and while doing that the poison enters their fangs unknowingly, which they use later on to attack their enemies.
7. Few snakes give birth and are still virgin
The team of researchers in the year 2002, discovered that pit vipers give birth to babies without even getting sexually connected with their male counterparts. It was a shocking and surprising discovery.
6. Giant Python as the size of the man
In the Agta Tribe in Philippines, there were many incidents where the tribal people used to kill the giant pythons who grew upto 7 meters long and weighed 75 kilogram. Every man from the tribe has killed at least one snake in their life and the snakes has killed at least attacked or killed several people, that was mainly because of the survival and the non availability of food.
5. Snakes that gets tied into knots
Strange! There are snakes in this world, who are capable to tie themselves into the knots, which happens in the snakes of Steinhart Aquarium in California who were attacked by a terrible virus, which made affected their body and brains and causes itch in their bodies. So while rubbing their skin, they end up forming knots that they cannot undo.
4. Snakes has been used as weapons in military
During the Vietnam war, the Vietnamese used tunnels to save themselves from the American Air firing and when the Americans came to know about it, they put some rats in it. In return the Vietnamese put snakes, which bit the Americans and made them drop dead.
3. The Cobra Village
A native community in Thailand known as Ban kokSaNga is extremely passionate about snakes and they keep a cobra show every year, where they train Cobras and keep the show. It all started in the year 1950, when someone suggested them to train the Cobras and earn money from it, and it worked, since then they have been doing it. They do not keep cats or dogs as pets, but the Cobras who are venomous, but they are not scared of it and still continue.
2. The Snake with a claw foot
A professor of the university in China did this strange discovery and it was never made public. The snakes in the earlier days, used to have one foot, but due to evolution it was no more seen.
1. The Viper that has the power to turn an adult into a kid
This is the strangest and the most unbelievable fact, that a snake turns an adult into a kid. The snake called as Russell’s Pit Viper kills thousands of people over a year, and is very poisonous. If the snake bites a man, there are chances that he will either die or become a kid after loosing his fertility, mental stability or sex drive.