Whether you're walking along the beach of the world's oceans or the USA's Great Lakes, your imagination is on high alert ! You pick up what looks like a fossil and wonder what creature remains you're holding in your hand must have looked like and how it lived, or how long ago.
The human skin is the largest organ of the integumentary system which is made up of multiple layers of epithelial tissues that guard underlying muscles and organs.
Learn the difference between fishing, raft, and dock spiders compared to wolf spiders, and read about my personal encounter with a giant wolf spider, bigger than a dinner plate, lurking in my apartment!
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.
Trees help to prevent the onset of floods. This article is about trees that help to prevent the onset of floods by absorbing huge volumes of water.
Black Caterpillar with Spikes and Red Bands: What is it? Did you find a black fuzzy caterpillar? Does it look like this? If so, you might have a giant leopard moth caterpillar, also known as a great leopard moth or an eyed tiger moth (scientific...
If you've ever wondered what are the top 10 most dangerous sharks in the world, then have a look here. Read a little about each shark so that you will be better prepared next time you want to go back in the water.
This gross science project is possibly the best-ever digestion lesson for kids. Using common kitchen items, we simulate digestion from eating to squeezing out a poop from a stocking.
Many animals that once thrived in the wild on the North American Continent are now threatened with extinction. Beginning in 1973, the United States Interior Department, through the Fish and Wildlife Service, has been charged with protecting the habitat of endangered species. This list provides...
A chalazion is a lump that forms in the eyelid when an oil gland gets blocked. It is just a swelling and not an infection or a growth. Read all about the chalazion and how it differs from a stye.