Poachers are targeting rhinos for their valuable horn, which sells in Asia for more than the price of gold. Unfortunately when the horn is bludgeoned from the rhino the animal is often killed, or seriously injured, causing a large drop in their numbers in the wild.
There are many theories as to how the dinosaurs became extinct. Although there are countless theories, here are some of the most plausible.
When I was a little kid, my grandparents lived in the tiny hamlet of Irwinville, Georgia. Granny and Papa, like their neighbors, were farmers. Just about everyone in the area kept chickens and a few cows and pigs. Most of them also grew corn and...
Rafflesia is the biggest flower on earth and is called the Queen of Parasites. There are many species of Rafflesia and there are many that have been discovered recently up till 2010.
Only in the Philippines will you find a great number of rare and exotic animals. The sourrounding waters of this country alone have been reported to have the highest level of biodiversity in the world. It is home to 165 species of mammals, 121 of...
This article is about Cougars up north in Wisconsin. Our story.
Here are some fun, interesting panda facts! 1. The panda’s diet is 99% Bamboo, pandas do not hibernate, a baby panda cub is the size of a croissant when born, however pandas are facing extinction...
Tigers are an extremely endangered animal, with their numbers down dramatically from just one century ago. Read about their plight and what you can do to help.
There are many endangered animals of the rainforest from rhinos, birds, tigers, monkeys, etc. Here is a list of many species that are found in the rainforest that are slowly dwindling in number.
Are African Wild Dogs Endangered? Discover some interesting facts about painted Dogs and why their survival is threatened.