4: A photo of a cow, every day, for 30 days.

A German study found that cows tend to face either magnetic north or south when grazing or resting, regardless of the sun’s position or the wind’s direction. The study’s author says that magnetic compass orientation has been relatively under-studied in mammals; why cows use it remains a mystery.

Rind mit Horn

A special thanks to the Vaikuntha Farm (also on Facebook)  who allows a few goats, sheep and cows to lead a wonderful, long life on their animal sanctuary.

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