Hummingbirds Are Cool!
We are always on the lookout for unique articles to bring to our readers. This one was just too cool to pass up.
10 Cool Hummingbird Facts!
Here’s a small snippet…
“They can burn both fructose and glucose with equal efficiency. Humans can’t do that.”
We always figured hummingbirds had a unique way to burn their fuel efficiently but this is pretty amazing. The article points out humans can process glucose (starch) easily but fructose (fruit) needs to be processed in the liver. Hummers don’t have that problem! They burn it all!
Thanks to @1o1reasons for this informative article
10 cool reasons why Hummingbirds are absolutely astounding https://t.co/7yJoXelLXj #101reasons #nature pic.twitter.com/Xj1hmMnV8D
— 101 Reasons (@1o1reasons) January 31, 2017