An elephant's trunk can hold 2.5 gallons of water.
Atlantic salmon can jump as high as 4.5 meters out of the
Virga are streaks of water drops or ice particles falling
out of a cloud and evaporating before reaching the ground.
The hippopotamus has the capability to remain underwater for
as long as twenty-five minutes.
The name "Vaseline" is a combination of the German word
wasser and the Greek word elaion.
The largest water eddy in the world is the Sargasso Sea
between the Azores and the West Indies.
Hippos drink as much as 250 liters of water in any given 24
Close to 50% of the water used in a home originates from the
Squids move through the ocean using a jet of water forced
out of the body by a siphon.
A small drip from a faucet can waste up to 50 gallons of
water daily, which is enough water to run a dishwasher
The optimum depth of water in a birdbath is two and a half
An egg that is fresh will sink in water, but a stale one
When thirsty, a camel can drink 25 gallons of water in less
than three minutes.
Approximately 70 percent of the Earth is covered with water.
Only 1 percent of the water is drinkable.
According to "The Farmers Almanac," to test your love, you
and your lover should each place an acorn in water. If they
swim together, your love is true; if they drift apart, so
Water has a greater molecular density in liquid form than as
a solid. This is why ice floats.
4% of an apples is made up of minerals and vitamins, and
over 80% is made up of water.
The Earth is the most dense planet – five times denser than
water, while Saturn is the least dense.
Hot water weighs more than cold.
In one day, a full-grown oak tree expels 7 tons of water
through its leaves.
The average person can live about a month without eating any
food, but can only live about a week without water.
Boiling water absorbs 6 times more energy in changing to
steam than is needed to heat the water from freezing to
46 percent of the world's water is in the Pacific. The
Atlantic has 23.9 percent, the Indian 20.3 and the Arctic
There is about one quarter-pound of salt in every gallon of
Frogs do not need to drink water as they absorb the water
through their skin.
The Great Lakes are the largest group of freshwater lakes in
A seagull can drink salt water because it has special glands
that filter out the salt.