Animals

Facts About Chameleon's Eyes

Facts About Chameleon’s Eyes

October 23, 2018

There are about 150 species of this unique lizard that we call the chameleon. Everything about them is unique, but the most unique is their eyes. According to a proverb, a chameleon has one eye to see into the future and the other to see the past. Read on to know insightful facts about unique […]

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Facts About Redback Spiders

Interesting Facts About Redback Spiders

October 20, 2018

Redback spiders (Latrodectus hasselti) are native of Australia and New Zealand. They belong to the family Family Theridiidae and are a close relative of the American black widow spider. Characterized by a black body with a bright red/ orange stripe on the top, redback spiders are known for eating their prey after paralyzing them. There […]

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Facts About Bioluminescence

Facts About Bioluminescence

October 18, 2018

Bioluminescence is a phenomenon of living beings emitting light. It is a very common phenomenon, although, in many cases, the light emitted by the living organisms is not visible light. The classic example of organisms emitting visible light is a firefly or jellyfish. Discover illuminating facts about bioluminescence – How Does Bioluminescence work? The fireflies […]

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Facts About Killer Whales In Captivity

Facts About Killer Whales In Captivity

October 16, 2018

Killer whales or orcas are charismatic, charming, friendly and a delight for the humans. They are common animals for aquariums around the world captured for entertainment. Their captivity is controversial owing to how the killer whales suffer in captivity despite efforts made to give them a healthy life. Here are are some facts about killer […]

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Facts About Black Mamba Snakes

10 Lethal Facts About Black Mamba Snakes

October 16, 2018

The black mamba snake is the most feared and respected snake in Africa. It is for a good reason – it is among the most poisonous snakes in the world. A dose of its poison can kill a person within minutes of attack. Its agility and aggressive instincts make it more dangerous. Below are more […]

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Interesting Facts About Lions

Interesting Facts About Lions

October 10, 2018

Lion (Panthera leo), is one of five large cats that enter the genus Panthera and Felidae family. They have unique habits that differentiate them from cats. Here’s a collection of interesting facts about lions The lion is the second largest cat after the tiger. The weight of an adult lion is about 190 Kg for […]

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Cougar V/S Jaguar: A Comparison of Size, Speed, Strength and Diet

Cougar VS Jaguar: A Comparison of Size, Speed, Strength and Diet

October 10, 2018

Both cougar and jaguar are natives of North and South America. Today, they look petite, however, this is the result of evolution and humans taking up their space. Both these cat species used to be at least 5% bigger in size and also stronger. Both belong to the cat family and have their similarities and […]

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18 Colorful Facts About Chameleons

18 Colorful Facts About Chameleons

October 10, 2018

Chameleons are gorgeous gorgeous lizards that are best known for their ability to camouflage, i.e., their unique ability to change their color to same as what they are sitting on, making them so difficult to spot. This ability of theirs makes it hard to spot them both by their prey and predators. They are very […]

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Facts About Stoats

Facts About Stoats

October 5, 2018

Stoats have several names. They are also referred to as short-tailed weasels or ermines. Stoats can be found in Europe, New Zealand, some parts of Asia and North America. Stoat Appearance (What do Stoats look like?) Stoats are furry mammals with long and thin bodies. They have a pointy snout. Male stoats are up to […]

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Facts About Yellow Jackets

Buzzing Facts About Yellow Jackets

October 2, 2018

Yellow jackets are wasps 1/2 to 1 inch long and have yellow and black stripes. They are aggressive. Their sting is usually painful and mildly injurious. Although, they are not very dangerous, but significant precaution should be taken when you see one. Here are some worth knowing interesting facts about yellow jackets. Classification and native […]

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