You've probably heard of Australia's wombats, but how much do you know about them? I live in wombat territory. Here's my observations.
The different types of shark that fill the oceans are fascinating animals. They have been around a long while but are still top predators...
The definition of an exotic animal is one that has been imported from another country. Some introductions are well thought out and beneficial. Others have disastrous results. Learn about some of both.
The most unpredictable contests between natural enemies from the animal world
Birds gravitate towards power lines to rest. This is true in cities where there are few trees. However power lines can be dangerous to birds when they touch two wires.
In our Blue Planet, we can see animals of any color. The blue ones are among the prettiest animals either on land or sea.
They're talking... we just can't hear them! Adult giraffes do vocalize, but the sound is low frequency, and below the hearing range of a human's ear. Baby giraffes make audible sound, similar to a cow's moo!
Bighorn sheep and mountain goats inhabit some of the most rugged and forbidding landscapes. Take a look at these amazing animals. Photos by the author
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think about cockroaches or rats? Naturally, most of us think that they are disgusting pests that are born on earth just to create havoc. Though there is some...
A two-faced or Janus animal is one individual but has two faces. The cat called Frank and Louie was an unusual example. He lived for 15 years instead of dying as a kitten.
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