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How Far Can Sharks Smell Blood? Picture

Key Points: Sharks use their two nostril-like openings known as “nares” solely for detecting scents. These are lined with sensory cells called “olfactory epithelium” that can identify tiny scent particles… Read More

By Hannah Ward 2 years ago

How Do Snakes Poop? Picture

Key Points Individual health and environmental factors can impact the digestive process of snakes.Food passes straight from the head to the tail, it's relatively easy to trace the digestive process.Anything… Read More

By Rebecca Bales 2 years ago

Do Butterflies Bite? Picture

Key Points No, butterflies don’t bite. Butterflies do not have any teeth to bite.Some butterflies can be poisonous.Butterflies don't chew their food, they use a tube like tongue to drink… Read More

By Rebecca Bales 2 years ago

Where Do Snakes Live? Picture

Key Points Snakes are one of the most feared creatures in the world and the most fascinating.They can be found on all continents except the polar regions as snakes cannot… Read More

By Lex Basu 2 years ago

What Do Fish Eat? Picture

Fish eat a varied diet that includes shrimp, plants, worms, crustaceans, other fish, and more! Fish rank as the most diverse group of vertebrates in the world. Scientists recognize over… Read More

By Patrick Sather 2 years ago

How Do Snakes Move? Picture

Key Points Snakes contract and release their body muscles up and down the lengths of their long body. What happens is, it creates a force at multiple points at the… Read More

By Rebecca Bales 2 years ago

What is a Gorilla’s Bite Force? Picture

Powerful primates and closely related to humans, gorillas are one of the world's most intriguing animals. Gorillas can only be found in Africa, living in tropical forests, marshes, mountains, and… Read More

By Emilio Brown 2 years ago

News: Armadillos Are Headed North! Picture

Armadillos are headed north! Due to climate change and warming climates, the nine-banded armadillo is moving north.  The Weather Channel reported on November 22nd, 2021, that armadillos can now be… Read More

By Austin S. 2 years ago

Types of Tetra Fish Picture

Tetras are one of the most popular and diverse types of freshwater aquarium fish. With more than 150 unique types of tetra fish of varying colors, shapes, and sizes, they… Read More

By Hailey Pruett 2 years ago