The Science Of Why Cats Do The Things Cats Do

The Science Of Why Cats Do The Things Cats Do
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Here’s everything you need to know about the internet’s favourite animal: cats. All the things you ever wondered about your furry friend? Right here.

ASAP Science explains why they like catnip, how they can always fall on their feet, why they purr and how their eyes work. Did you know they spend 85 per cent of the day doing nothing and that drinking, eating and mating only takes up 4 per cent of the day.

The question: what kind of catty things are they doing the other 11 per cent? [ASAP Science]