Voices of the animal world: A look at insects that sing
By: Joyce Ann Mallare - 541627
Humans can sing. Animals can also sing, so insects can also sing. Insects are small creatures that crawl, fly, sip, hop and of course make sounds. They were the first or earliest organisms to produce and also locate sounds. Insects create sounds by using their...
Humans will not have Ability to Morph into Animals in the Future
By: Helena Whyte
No. Humans will not acquire the ability to morph into animals or develop animal traits in the future. Sorcery and wizardry are romantic and imaginative concepts but not realistic. Even though there is only a 400 gene difference between humans and chimps, animal traits would...
A look at the different types of bees
By: Jesse Vorton
There are well over 20,000 different species of bees. They can be divided into two groups: Social bees, and Solitary bees. Social bees tend to dwell in colonies, while solitary bees live in solitary thus their names. Most kinds of bees in existence today...
A look at the coelacanth
By: Joyce Ann Mallare - 541627
Dinosaurs inhabited earth million years ago. They weren’t able to survive due to some factors that caused their disappearance. There are theories as to how and why dinosaurs disappeared, but one thing scientists are sure of that these prehistoric animals are ancestors of some...
By: Lindsay Grahaem
An elephant's proboscis, more commonly known as its trunk, is incredibly important to an elephant. The trunk is an appendage which infact evolved from the merging of the nose and the superior upper lip; as early biologists noted however, several of the ways an elephant...
By: Lindsay Grahaem
An elephant's trunk, or it's proboscis is of vital importance to an elephant. Early biologists referred to the elephant's trunk as it's 'hand', but it is infact a tool evolved from a merging of the nose and upper lip. The primary uses of an elephant's...
The habitat of collared lemurs
By: Lynn-Nore Chittom
Collared lemurs live in the humid forests of Southeastern Madagascar. They share their habitat with the more dominant ring-tailed lemurs and are often roused by the more aggressive lemur breed to move to other trees, though they are usually able to protect their chosen territories...
By: Charles Simmins
Nearly everyone has expe­ri­enced a mos­quito bite, the raised bump, the unbear­able itch­ing. The story of mos­qui­toes and man is a com­plex tale of adap­ta­tion, co-existence and far too often, a deadly illness. The United...
Little blue penguins and fairy penguins: Habits and habitats
By: Annalyn Andriyenko
There are all different breeds of penguins, much different from the usual you would see in many art and culture types of media. The smallest penguin in the world is know as the little penguin, or rather the little blue. It is also called the...
The habitat of African wild cats
By: Annalyn Andriyenko
African wild cats are a steady species that are found all across most of the African plain, as well as traveling towards the middle east. These cats live in the desert and are known for being shy around other types of animals, minding their own...

 

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