Surely thats how they stay hydrated while roaming the desert? In actuality, the hump is full of fat. Its bloodstream is really its main source of water. The fat can be converted to energy, creating water as a by-product but thats still not where the majority is stored.
Unlike many mammals, a camels blood cells are oval shaped instead of round meaning that they can slip through veins and arteries much easier when the camel is dehydrated. They can also absorb plenty of water without rupturing, sweat a lot less and reflect sunlight with their coats.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
x Share us on Facebook