Wild Animals

Wild animals capture our attention with their fascinating habits, behavior and often surprising reactions to humans. We’ll tell you more about them in this section.

Do Wild Animals Make Good Pets?

You’ve probably seen some of the amazing videos out there about “animal whisperers” who can interact with wild animals such as bears, tigers, lions, and other species. So, it’s perfectly normal for many of us to wonder if wild animals…

Chimpanzee Culture is Disappearing

Within the animal kingdom, primates are an especially interesting group. They have different behaviors and unique cultural traits. Species such as chimpanzees have clear cultures, but a study says chimpanzee culture is disappearing. Animal culture There are many animal species…

Cheetah Conservation and Genetic Traits

Known as one of the fastest animals in the world, the cheetah is now classified as an endangered species. Cheetah conservation efforts show that without enough research to support this species, they’ll eventually become extinct. The threat to this Old…

Arabian Oryx: Reproduction and Conservation

The Arabian oryx is a bovine that, as per its name, populates the Arabian peninsula. It’s the most threatened species in the entire Artiodactyla order (hoofed animals). In this article, we’ll tell you what we know about it. This animal…

The Lions that Hunt in the Sea

Felines are quite adaptable predators and yet few of us could imagine that there are lions that hunt in the sea. These lions inhabit the desert coast of Namibia and have a very peculiar diet. Lions that hunt in the…

What is Elephant Musth?

In spite of being peaceful animals, during elephant musth, the male becomes very aggressive. Even though elephants tend to be kindly creatures, there is a period of time in which the male of this species isn’t in a good mood,…

All About the Giant Armadillo

The giant armadillo is a mammal from the Cingulata order and belongs to the Dasypodidae family. Its scientific name is Priodontes Maximus. The Priodontes Maximus is the only member of a monotypic genus endemic to South America and is currently…

The Animals in the Amazing Doñana National Park

Doñana National Park is a huge protected natural area of beauty in Andalusia, Spain, covering more than 116,000 hectares. Currently, it’s considered one of the most important natural reserves in Europe. This is due to the diverse flora and fauna…

Differences Between Crabs and Velvet Crabs

Although they look very similar to the naked eye, crabs and velvet crabs have several differences in their appearance, behavior, and habits. Below, we’ll give you some information about crabs and velvet crabs, and highlight their similarities and differences. Characteristics…

Meet the Slow Loris

The slow loris is a little-known species that belongs to the primate family. Sadly though, the illegal trafficking of this animal has increased considerably over the past few years. Get ready to meet one of the most curious animals on…

Smiling Spiders: Behavior and Habitat

There are several members of the theridiidae family that always seem to be happy. Or, at least they look like they are! In this article, we’ll give you some information about why these fascinating creatures are known as “smiling spiders”.…

The History of Pig Domestication

The history of pig domestication is one of the most interesting ones among all farm animals. In fact, the relationship between pigs and man goes back thousands of years, and it’s believed that this domestication took place in two distinct…

Humans Didn’t Invent Agriculture, Ants Did

Agriculture is undoubtedly one of the greatest feats in the history of humanity. Together with other inventions, it enabled us to leave the Paleolithic era. But what if humans didn’t invent agriculture after all? Intrigued? Read on! Humans didn’t invent…

5 Sacred Animals from Around the World

One of the main lessons that we learn when traveling is that our point of view completely changes depending on where we were born or raised. In fact, there are animals that are sacred in certain countries and are not…

Here are Some Fascinating Fun Facts About Ants

These tiny little creatures can be extremely annoying when summer hits. However, there are also tons of amazing fun facts worth knowing about ants. For example, they’re actually extremely organized, and you can turn them from a household enemy into an…