Category: animals

How animal astronauts paved the way for human space flight

The other day my kids came home from school all excited to tell me they had been watching Tim Peake, the astronaut […]

01/10/2016. Category: animals. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Five things dung beetles do with a piece of poo

By Marcus Byrne, University of the Witwatersrand Dung beetle behaviour has fascinated humans for thousands of years – including the ancient Egyptians, […]

09/15/2015. Category: animals. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

A-Z of animals : Aardvark to Cuscus

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Although the Aardvark, “earth […]

08/28/2015. Category: animals. Tags: , , , ~ Comment on this post

A-Z of animals : Deer to Frogs

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Deer: Ruminant mammals forming […]

08/28/2015. Category: animals. Tags: , , ~ Comment on this post

A-Z of animals : Gecko to Iriomote Cat

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Gecko: lizards belonging to […]

08/28/2015. Category: animals. Tags: , , ~ Comment on this post

A-Z of animals : Jackal to Lynx

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Jackal: three species, all […]

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A-Z of animals : Manatee to Otter

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Manatee or Sea Cow: […]

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A-Z of animals : Pademelon to Ringtail

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Abundant throughout Tasmania, the […]

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A-Z of animals : Sable to Turtle

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Sable antelope: considered one […]

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A-Z of animals : Vole to Woodchuck

Animals: ABC | DEF | GHI | JKL | MNO | PQR | ST | UVW | XYZ Vole: small rodent resembling […]

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