How Many Legs Are Best?

his is an important question.

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Have you ever wondered, ‘what is the best number of legs?’ I mean, probably not.

But how many legs a species has is vital to a lifeform’s success, and it’s time someone figured out which number reigns supreme. So, for this entry into the archive, we’ll explore every option for leg-count that nature makes available, excluding cases of genetic mutation or limb-loss.

Whether you’re reincarnating soon or a worldbuilder looking to improve the realism of an alien lifeform, this is a question you need answered…

0:00 The Best Number of Legs?
0:36 One Leg
1:58 Two Legs
4:37 Three Legs
5:45 Four Legs
7:21 Five Legs
8:07 No Legs
9:28 Six Legs
10:42 Seven Legs
11:45 Eight Legs
12:50 Nine & Ten Legs
14:02 Beyond
14:58 What’s The Answer?

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2 Responses to How Many Legs Are Best?

  1. Wayne Thomas says:

    We enjoy reading your blog! Your unique perspective and genuine voice are game-changers in the world. Keep creating, because your thoughts make a difference. Thank you for being who you are!

    Thanks – TheDogGod

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  2. Pingback: How Many Legs Are Best? — msamba | Barbara Crane Navarro

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