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Chicken Factoid #2: Fowl Beginnings

A chicken’s dressed-up-in-a-tuxedo name  is Gallus gallus domesticus, which is a nod to the fact that it is a subspecies of Gallus gallus, the wild Jungle Fowl. It is estimated that chickens were domesticated by 2,000 B.C., and possibly much earlier. … Continue reading

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Chicken factoid #1: food for thought

It has been theorised that 4 “attack chickens” can take down an average human being in approximately 17.9 seconds, effectively meaning that chickens would be faster at destroying the world than Global Thermonuclear War.

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