How Smart is a Cat?

How Smart is My Cat?

Intelligence of Cats Genetics, environment, and other trainability factors play a role in a cat’s level of intelligence. But much depends on how intelligence is … Read more

Bat Facts for Kids

Facts About Bats For Kids

All About Bats for Kids Find great teaching tools that can introduce children to bats through observation, online resources, and children’s books. Few people know … Read more

Great White Shark Facts

Great White Shark Facts

Facts About The Oceans Greatest Predator It has taken 300 million years of evolution to create such a formidable predator as the shark, and the … Read more

Do fish have personalities?

Do Fish Have a Personality?

Yes, Fish Have Complex Personalities The study of animal personalities has become a hot topic in behavioral biology. Bring up the possibility of fish personalities … Read more

Facts about Leeches

What are Leeches, Anyway?

Facts about Leeches With sufficient preparation, travelers can learn to appreciate Madagascar’s leeches as part of the incredible rainforest experience. Slimy, black, amorphous creatures slink … Read more

Sea Cucumber Facts

Secret Life of Sea Cucumbers Sea cucumbers are quiet and unassuming dwellers in our seas. But they are diverse, specialized, and critical to the world’s … Read more

Proboscis Monkey Facts

Proboscis monkeys are one of Borneo’s most intriguing attractions. Here are some useful proboscis monkey facts. Proboscis monkeys (Nasalis larvatus) might just be the most … Read more

Is a Snake a Reptile?

A Snake is a Reptile Because: Snakes have scaly skin Snakes are Cold-Blooded (not warm-blooded) Snakes lay eggs They don’t have hair They do have a backbone … Read more

35 Fun Facts About Dogs

If you love dogs you can find many amazing facts about them, such as that we’re the very first animals that humans domesticated. This article … Read more

Earwig Facts

Plenty of things “go in one ear and out the other,” but earwigs aren’t one of them. Okay, it’s possible—though not at all likely—that one … Read more

Cockroach Facts

Menus for cockroaches can feature just about anything: rotting plants and animals, old clothes, shoe polish, ink, electric cords, toenails –, you get the idea. … Read more

Cicada Facts

When it comes to noise-makers, think cicadas (sih-KAY-duhs). The males are among the loudest insects on Earth. You can hear some species “singing” even when … Read more