View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date: Jul 2006 Location: Berwick, Maine, United States Posts: 7,532 … It is understandable why they capture our imagination like they do. If you know the answer to this question, please register to join our limited beta program and start the conversation right now! To sustain a body that size, silverback gorillas need to eat a lot of food every day, and make sure they get all the right nutrients into their systems. Thread Tools. To sustain a body that size, silverback gorillas need to eat a lot of food every day, and make sure they get all the right nutrients into their systems. Herbivores, gorillas, in particular, grow to such a large size because they eat an exceptionally balanced diet that is designed to maximize their growth and strength. Obviously, this mass consumption of carbon helps gorillas to become extremely strong. Mountain gorillas can absorb a high concentration of carbon. Even their facial mapping bears a strong resemblance to ours.

But where do they get their protein that made them naturally "superhuman"? Or, in the same vein, why do human muscles seem to get weaker over the long term if you don’t use them. We need you to answer this question! 03-04-2014, 06:16 AM #2. avodo. Remove Advertisements. How did they get so much muscle and strength? How do herbivores get so big?

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After all with so much muscle mass, it’s easy to assume they may have a carnivorous diet largely comprised of meat in order to build so much so much muscle.

Advanced Search. Many sites claim that a gorilla can lift anywhere from 4 to 27 times their body weight.But the most common statistic that I can find states a gorilla's strength at 10 times their body weight.. ; All gorillas can … If it's genetics, how did they develop their genetics? However, it is important to understand the most plants are high in cellulose, which is difficult for the body to break down. Primary Diet. Why are gorrilas so strong? Why are gorillas so strong? Considering that gorillas have a largely omnivores diet, many people naturally wonder why they are so large in size and why they require so much strength. I recently asked this question, and I feel as if many people misunderstood it. They eat a lot of shoots, leaves and plant matter.

Advertisement #2 Old 07-13-2007, 09:29 AM. Carbon is the basic building block for life, as all mammals carbon-based entities. JJJJ4. br0ce is offline Quote Quick Reply. People often compare human strength to gorillas, mainly due to their similarities. The bulk of the mountain gorilla diet is vegetation. … Gorillas are fascinating and incredibly strong animals. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last. Gorillas strength is about 10 times their body weight. However as per recorded experiments, an adult gorilla is four to nine times stronger than an average human. Gorillas do not need meat and they are strong so we do not need meat to be strong. Gorillas have a longer digestive tract than humans do, so they can extract more nutrients from plants than us. Primary Diet. But don't do steroids: they're risky, and they won't get you gorilla-strong anyway. Show Printable Version; Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread . Why are gorillas so big and strong? I mean the wild ones are ripped but the ones in the zoo are obese for some reason. The bulk of the mountain gorilla diet is vegetation. How Strong Is A Gorilla.

Which brings me to gorillas.

Sponsored Links VeggieBoards.com. I don’t know about you, but I’ve spent a fair bit of time watching gorillas in zoos, not to mention Gorillas in the Mist, and they strike me as, in a word, lazy. Jump to page: Results 1 to 30 of 53 Thread: Why are gorillas so strong? It’s not easy to say how strong gorilla is, because it does not show its strength often due to their gentle nature. When asked at my office which creature would win in a fight, a lion or a gorilla, almost everyone answered gorilla and with certainty. Are we comparable enough in makeup to be able to make that statement? 07-30-2007, 09:05 AM #1. As with humans, gorillas have two arms and legs with five fingers and toes on each. If you know the answer to this question, please register to join our limited beta program and start the conversation right now! Epic Guide to Gorilla Strength How Strong is a Gorilla? We need you to answer this question!

So let me attempt to clarify: Gorillas are no doubt very powerful animals, but when it comes to the general public, most people think they have unequivocal, supernatural strength. They eat a lot of shoots, leaves and plant matter. Why are Gorillas so Strong? Why do gorillas need improvement?