Do all the insects in the world weigh more than all the humans?
Which animal can survive both boiling water and the vacuum of space?
Which animal sleeps more, a python or a bat?
Which animal is more dangerous: a shark or a hippopotamus?
In Animals by the Numbers, Steve Jenkins answers these questions and many more. Mind-boggling facts, figures, and comparisons are explained with colorful, easy-to-understand infographics and illustrations. Filled with unexpected and accessible information, this is a book to pore over for hours!