What kind of animal is this?
These are Whooper swans, enjoying the last ice of the winter.
This stunning photo of the Earth was taken by the astronauts on Apollo 17 almost 40 years ago.
Apollo 17 carried the 11th and 12th humans to step onto the moon. No human has been there since then, December 14th 1972.
Crouch (England) scored the only goal of the game to give Spurs victory away from home. But Spurs are not through to the last 8, there is the return match to be played at Spurs’ home ground.
A cheetah is the fastest land animal, and can run at speeds of about 110kph, accelerating to this speed in as little as 3 seconds, which is a faster acceleration than most sportscars.
This baby cheetah was born in a zoo and will probably not get the chance to run.
- Interesting Facts about the Wild Cheetah (brighthub.com)