The Smew is a duck particular to Norway. The males are a striking black and white while the female has a grey body, white cheeks and a brown head. 69 more words
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Every year hundreds of rhinos are slaughtered for their horns. Horns made of keratin. The same substance found in our fingernails and hair. Despite this, people still believe that these horns are somehow medicinal and thousands of rhinos are being brutally murdered for something that’s growing on our own fingers. 653 more words
Crocodiles rocked pre-Amazonian Peru: Seven crocodile species found in single 13-million-year-old bone bed
Thirteen million years ago, as many as seven different species of crocodiles hunted in the swampy waters of what is now northeastern Peru, new research shows. 717 more words
Yes, they’re tiny.
Aa-Aah are tiny creatures that live on the undersides of leaves. They feed off of harmful insects like aphids. They usually live alone, but during the breeding season parents live with their offspring in small nests that look like butterfly cocoons. 41 more words