Giant Sea Creatures

huge squid

The deepest and coldest regions of the oceans are inhabited by giant creatures. There you can meet huge squids, sea spiders, worms and other species. The length of the giant squid, for example, is 14 times the length of its ordinary counterpart. The Pacific Ocean is also home to a sea sponge that is barely […]

15 Simple Rhino Facts

Rhinos

Rhinos are one of the largest representatives of the animal kingdom on the planet, and amaze with their power, strength and unusual appearance. These unique creatures have become a kind of hallmark of Africa, but, in addition to African ones, Asian rhinos also live in nature. And although they differ in size and lifestyle, they […]

Lobster Facts

sea lobster

Lobsters are marine animals of the decapod crustacean order. This is a valuable commercial species, the meat of which at all times was considered a true delicacy. In fact, the lobster is a marine crayfish, which differs from the latter in its huge pincer limbs and large size. 1. American lobsters are most abundant in […]

Miniature Hummingbird

Hummingbird South America

Hummingbirds are a family of small birds. More than 330 species of hummingbirds are known. They live mainly in North and South America. However, there are species living in Alaska. The main condition for their existence is the presence of meadows, gardens and fields. Hummingbirds live 9 years. Hummingbirds are amazingly brightly colored. Their plumage […]

Hummingbird Facts

Hummingbird

1. There are 340 species of hummingbirds making them the second most diverse bird family on earth. 2. Hummingbirds do not produce musical sounds. Hummingbird sounds are often chattering sounds. Scientists often describe these sounds as call notes. We now know that some hummingbird sounds originate from their tail feathers. 3. The average hummingbird weighs […]

Gibbon Ape

gibbon

The gibbon is a slender, rather graceful and cunning primate from the gibbon family. The family includes about 16 species of primates. Each of them differs in habitat, food habits, appearance. This type of ape is very interesting to watch, as they are very playful and funny animals. A distinctive feature of gibbons is sociability […]

Facts About Gibbon Primates

Gibbons Primate

1. Gibbons are one of only a few species of primates that mate for life. 2. The female gestation period lasts about 7 months and she will usually give birth to one offspring at a time. 3. Young gibbons will stay with their parents in a family unit until they are old enough to venture […]

Great spotted woodpecker Facts

Great spotted woodpecker

The great spotted woodpecker, or spotted woodpecker (lat. Dendrosoros major) is a rather large bird, which seems to be the most representative representatives of the Woodpecker family and the genus Spotted woodpeckers from the order Woodpeckers. Scientific classificationedit Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Piciformes Family: Picidae Genus: Dendrocopos Species: D. major Description of […]

50 Facts About Desert Jerboas

Desert jerboa

Jerboas are mammals that belong to the order of rodents, like mice or hares. They live in almost all latitudes, both in the steppes and in the arctic latitudes, and are often found in the desert.Jerboas are the only rodents that move only with their hind limbs. While running and walking, they are simultaneously repelled […]

A$50 million to protect koalas

koalas

Australia to spend 50 million Australian dollars to restore the koala population. “Koalas are one of the most recognizable symbols of Australia. We are committed to protecting them for future generations,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison. The money will be used to restore the population of koalas, their habitat, as well as to support public […]