In the 1970s, the New Mexico Dept. of Game and Fish introduced 93 gemsbok (an African gazelle) to the White Sands Missile Range. Today, they number 3,000-6,000. nps.gov/whsa/learn/nature…
The gerenuk or giraffe gazelle (Litocranius walleri) is a long-necked antelope found in arid areas of eastern Africa. Primarily a browser, gerenuks forage on leaves and fruits, sometimes even standing on their hind legs and elongating their necks to feed. Male gerenuks have lyre-shaped horns. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ger…
Teddy Roosevelt and his son killed 512+ animals on a safari, the menagerie included: 17 lions, 3 leopards, 7 cheetahs, 9 hyenas, 11 elephants, 20 rhino, 29 zebras, 27 gazelles, 9 giraffes, 4 flamingos, 8 hippopotami, 2 ostriches, 4 crocodiles, 4 pythons, 2 vultures, and a pelican. vox.com/2015/7/29/9067587…
Teddy Roosevelt and his son killed 512 animals on a safari in 1909. The menagerie includes: 17 lions, 29 zebras, 27 gazelles, 9 black and white monkeys, 8 hippopotami, 2 ostriches, A pelican, 4 crocodiles. vox.com/2015/7/29/9067587…
There are no elephants left in The Gambia. And there are no lions, no giraffes, no gazelles or rhinos either in this small West African country transitionsabroad.com/lis…
Today I learned there is a giraffe gazelle! The gerenuk is a long necked antelope of Eastern Africa that looks like a cartoon character. It even stands on its really long hind legs to eat! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ger…
That Deer(Cervidae) and Antelope/Gazelles (Bovidae) are not related. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bov…
Adam West played a superhero called the Galloping Gazelle on an episode of "Goosebumps". imdb.com/title/tt0591326/…
Today I learned of a pushmi-pullyu, a gazelle-unicorn cross from the original Dr. Dolittle books. It makes a brief appearance in the Eddie Murphy film as a double-headed llama in the background. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Mountain goats are not in the same genus as goats. In the bovidae family, mountain goats are associated with antelopes, gazelles and cattle. nationalforests.org/blog/…
The symbol on Maglite flashlights comes from the African proverb of The Lion and the Gazelle, which is about the race of life maglite.com/about/history
Oscar Pistorius was approached for the role of the double-amputee assassin 'Gazelle' in 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' and that in a twist of fate said character also shot someone through a door. hype.my/2015/42028/fun-fa…
Matthew Vaughn approached paralympian sprinter Oscar Pistorius about playing the role of Gazelle in Kingsman, asking if he could play a 'convincing killer'. The next year, Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. hype.my/fun-facts-15-thin…
Mountain goats aren't goats at all but actually ungulates. They are closer relatives to the antelope, bovine and gazelles than to goats. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mou…
Baby hippos will use a crocodile's spine as a chew toy and won't be attacked! roaring.earth/hippo-licks…
Shakira was rejected from the school choir because her music teacher said that she sounded "like a goat." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
A girl abducted in Africa was saved from her attackers and defended for about half a day by three lions. nbcnews.com/id/8305836/#.…
Cheetahs are so shy zoos give them support dogs zoo.sandiegozoo.org/anima…
One episode of "MacGyver" contains a scene where a pilot nearly crashed his helicopter, but reacts fast enough to save the actors. youtu.be/6vICf8l-KV0?t=11…
Adidas and an Irish sportswear company fought a 2 year court battle in the 1980s over usage of "The Three Stripes". Adidas lost. prideinthejersey.com/O-Ne…
Humans would probably not survive a zombie outbreak. mysite.science.uottawa.ca…

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