Where Does Gum Come From?

  Did you know chewing gum comes from a tree? Well, an important ingredient in gum is called chicle and it comes from a tree. Aztec Indians in Mexico used to chew chicle to clean their teeth. In the late 1800s, a man named Thomas Adams mixed chicle with sugar and flavors and created gum,…

Wow! The Slowest Things on Earth

  There are a lot of manmade things in this world that go fast. Trucks and trains can reach speeds of hundreds of miles per hour, while spaceships can go thousands of miles per hour. But what kinds of things are the slowest? There are a number of animals that creep along very slowly, such…

Spirit Bears!

The spirt bear also known as the kermode bear is a rare subspecies of the American black bear living in British Columbia, Canada . Spirit bears are able to birth white and black bears, which adds to their uniqueness. Kermode or spirit bears are not polar bears and while most spirit bears are black, there are between 100 and…

Did you know Crocodiles……?

Here is a fun OMG kids. Did you know that a crocodile cannot stick its tongue out? We personally have never been that close to a crocodile to see, but it is very interesting to learn about. Keep returning to keep learning about cool stuff that we find!

Dog Nose Print

Hey dill kids! Did you know that just like humans dogs have a way to be identified by prints? Instead of fingerprints, dogs have a unique nose print that identifies them. Pretty cool hunh? So next time if your buddy runs off, they can also be identified and located by their nose.

Elephants Can’t Jump!

This is an OMG interesting fact! Did you know that elephants cannot jump?  Because of their large hefty built and weak leg muscles and inflexible knees, they are not able to jump.  Elephants are also not able to go over 15 mph when they run.

A Pink Colored Lake!

This amazing find has us in amazement.  In Australia, there is a pink colored lake called Lake Hillier. Lake Hillier is a pink lake on Middle Island, the largest of the islands that make up the Recherche Archipelago. Some believe that Lake Hillier’s color, is the result of high salinity combined with a salt-loving algae species known as Dunaliella Salina…

You Can Eat Honey Forever!!

Hey there dill kids! Did you know honey nevvveeerrr gets old. You can store honey for years, OMG! let’s say thousands of years!! Ok we may not be around that long, but I think you get the point that honey does not expire like other foods. The oldest jar of honey ever found is believed to…

Kangaroo OMG!

Here is an OMG for you! Did you know kangaroos cannot walk backwards? Kangaroos can jump we all know that, however they cannot walk backwards. In fact, it is almost impossible for them to walk forwards because of their long feet. When they jump, it is called saltatory locomotion and this is how kangaroos move.  Kangaroos can…

Blue Flamingos?

Dill Facts: Blue flamingos have been located in the Galapagos Islands on January 23rd, 2012. Blue flamingos have bright blue feathers, yellow eyes and short bodies and have been named “South American Blue Flamingo”. Only thirteen South American Blue Flamingos are known to be existent across the world! Read 24195 times on Dillpurplegeniuses.com

The Two Faced Cat

Usually we have a little article to write about the amazing find that we share! But for the first time, ever the Dill Team is lost for words! OMG HOW CAN THAT BE!!!! There are a lot of wonders that we can imagine with this find. Read 1076 times

Pandas & China!

A dill wow! Now this is an OMG how can that be for real! Did you know that China owns all the Pandas in the world except for two, which are located in Mexico. Even if the pandas in Mexico birth baby pandas, those babies must be sent to china and China will own those…