Blue Whales are not only the largest whale in the world today, they are also the biggest animal that has ever lived on our planet. These magnificent sea mammals are larger than any dinosaur that walked the earth. They were once numerous in our...
The caracal is a medium sized wild cat and is noted for it’s beautiful elongated, tufted black ears. The word, caracal, comes from the Turkish word "karakulak" , which means "black ear".
Some of the weirdest creatures known to science lived in the Cambrian era where critters that looked like spiky cockroaches swam at the bottom of the ocean and creatures evolved to have five eyes and strange appendages we still can't explain. Come take a peak into their peculiar world and look upon...
The Mourning Dove, with its soft, gentle coo, is a favorite bird of many people. Here is some identifying traits and general information about them.
An easy, photo-rich guide to some of the most interesting North American butterflies.
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...
Dimples are facial features that can be present at birth, disappear overtime or even appear as we age. Some have two, some have none and some have just one and ask 'Why Do I Only Have One Dimple?'
The markings on a cross orb weaver spider are very unique and actually quite pretty. Although bites are rare, they do happen (usually when someone has provoked the spider through incorrect handling).
Much has been written about dinosaurs and the fury of T-Rex in popular culture; but are you aware there were giant creatures dominating Earth's oceans long, long before the dino-era ending 65 million years ago?
In a multi-part series, Mel Carriere explores mailbox invaders that should make postal customers and letter carriers proceed cautiously before sticking their hands blindly into mail receptacles.