Monday, August 11, 2008

Extraordinary Facts About Ostriches

Extraordinary Facts About Ostriches: "Does the ostrich really stick its head in the sand? No, it just tries to hide its head by lowering it to the ground. Is an ostrich's eye really bigger than its brain?

Ostrich fossils have been found which date back for more than 120 million years and the oldest of these was found in Central Europe. Strangely enough fossils have been found in Europe, Africa and Asia, in spite of the fact that wild ostriches are now only found in Africa."