Bible Verses about the Natural World

Through Him all things were made; without Him nothing was made that has been made. ~ John 1:3

“But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish in the sea inform you.  Which of all these does not know that the hand of the Lord has done this? In his hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all mankind." ~Job 12:7-10

Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let the sea resound, and all that is in it. Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the forest sing for joy. ~Psalm 96:11-12

In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands formed the dry land. ~Psalm 95:4-5

Greyhounds can jump a distance of 8.3 metres.

Cat whiskers are found on their face and on the back of their forelegs as well.

A hippo can run faster than man.

The average cow produces 40 glasses of milk each day.

A Panda's diet is 99% bamboo.

If you lift a Kangaroo's tail off the ground it can't hop - they use their tails for balance.

Polar bears can swim 97 km without pausing for a rest.

Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.

 

Cats spend 30% of their waking hours grooming themselves.

A rhinoceros' horn is made of hair.

Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand.

The leg bones of a bat are so thin that no bat can walk.

The placement of a donkey's eyes in its head enables it to see all four feet at all times.

A full-grown bear can run as fast as a horse.

Goat's eyes have rectangular pupils.

Dogs have about 100 different facial expressions, most of them made with the ears.

Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.

Giraffes have no vocal cords.