Animals

In addition to the pets we have at home, the animal kingdom is made up of thousands of different species. This section takes a look at some of the most well known, including horses, pigs, and birds, as well as wild animals like lions, whales and monkeys.

8 of the Strangest Marine Animals to Amaze You

Here are eight of the strangest marine animals in the world! Prepare to be amazed at this glimpse into the wonderful world beneath the ocean. 1. One of the strangest marine animals: the hairy toadfish Originally from the warm waters…

The Stonefish, a Master of Camouflage

Although it may look like one, it’s not a stone. It’s a living creature that takes the form of a rock and that can hurt any unsuspecting person. The stonefish is a deadly, poisonous species that camouflages itself using grayish…

Do Whales Experience Stress?

Animals in captivity can often suffer stress, and this is a topic of great concern these days. In today’s article, we’ll see that even whales experience stress, as unlikely as this may seem. A study reveals that whales experience stress…

Meet the Golden Frog

When you think of poisonous animals, the first ones that probably come into your head are snakes or spiders. However, there are also some frog species with this ‘ability.’ One example is the golden frog, also known as the golden…

Two Common Types of Flatfish: Sole and Megrim

The common sole and four-spot megrim are two common types of flatfish. However, people also tend to mix them up a lot. They may be from the same family, and look very similar, but there are some variations that can help…

The Incredible Odyssey of Monarch Butterflies

Monarch butterflies are one of the best-known butterfly species in the world. This is because of its characteristic orange color and its long annual migration route. This insect lives in almost all of America, from Canada to the northern part…

Why is the Clownfish Orange?

In the coral reefs of the tropics, there are hundreds of striking species of fish. This has influenced a team of researchers to decide to find out what gives the clownfish its orange color and its striking patterns. Why is…

What do We Know About the Origin of Birds?

The origin of birds and their evolution is one of the biggest mysteries for paleontologists and biologists. Want to learn what we know at the moment? The origin of birds There is some consensus: many scientists believe that birds evolved from…

What Is the Red-Lipped Batfish?

The red-lipped batfish (or gcocephalus darwini) is a species of actinopterygian fish. That simply means that its fins contain bone, and it’s one of 60 species of the gcocephalidae family. This species has its habitat only in Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)…

Why Do Cats Like Cardboard Boxes?

No matter how many toys you give your cats, it seems like they’ll always prefer cardboard boxes. But why do they like them so much? The answer has to do with an instinctive behavior that they’ve developed over time to hide…

5 Fascinating Fun Facts about Parakeets

Parakeets aren’t just internationally recognized and popular because of their small size and beauty. They also are known for their friendliness, happiness, and intelligence. Today, we’re going to tell you some more interesting qualities and fun facts about parakeets. 5 fascinating fun…