The International Shark Attack files list some terrible atrocities that have taken place at sea, where people have been deliberately fed to sharks. This is murder no matter what way you look at it, and the only way the perpetrators will ever stand trial will be if there are any survivors....
This is a complete record of all recorded shark attacks that have taken place off or around French Reunion Island in the warm Indian Ocean.
The Canada Goose is one of the best recognized geese in North America. Read about this goose, its kin, bad press and its future with humans competing for space in the skies.
Birding the Komga area near East London in South Africa we came across some great birds. Here are some of the raptors. Raptors in the field are really interesting to watch as they look for food.
This is part 3 of a 7 part hands-on unit study on anatomy of the human body. Create a clay model of the brain, create an edible neuron, dissect a sheep brain, race in a synaptic tag, and more! These lessons are geared toward 4th-5th grade level children and their siblings. We meet each week for 2...
Almost every pet nowadays has a differnt pattern, or color to it. I have a liking to spots. I dont know why, but growing up I have always had a fettish for dalmatians. Then I realized how many other pets we have that are spotted! From rabbits,...
An entertaining series on the origins of anatomical terms and the stories behind the names of various parts of our body.
Often when we think of extinction, we think of dinosaurs, but there are animals who have become extinct much more recently, some even as early as last year.
The yellow garden spiders get very large. They are frightening to some, but are altogether benign and beneficial spiders to have around your home, and especially, your garden.
Although they are large, hairy and rather creepy to most people, tarantula spiders are the least aggressive members of the spider family. Learn some interesting facts about the tarantula spider.