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.
Spider Evolution - A timeline of ancestors reveals the course of spider evolution. Numerous unique adaptations were acquired along the way.
What are the most deadly spiders where humans are concerned? Are spiders poisonous or venomous? Come into my web and learn.
A quick look at baby birds and animals. Take some time to go over this information with your kids. Get them off the couch and out enjoying the world around us.
How To Get Rid Of German Roaches - I used to have a lot of German roaches in my apartment. There were so many of them that I thought I was going to lose my mind. As you may know, it is not cheap to hire an exterminator to get rid of German roaches,...
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 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.
The most powerful electric fish in the world, the electric eel is capable of producing a high discharge of electricity that can knock a horse off its feet and stun humans!
An entertaining series on the origins of anatomical terms and the stories behind the names of various parts of our body.
The Cambridge University Botanic Gardens are a site of scientific research, a site of conservation of plant varieties, and a public garden for peaceful relaxation away from city life. Here I write a brief illustrated page about its history and continued development