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Mice Are Evolving to Survive in New York

Mice Are Evolving to Survive in New York

It seems that every day we discover yet another aspect of nature that is amazing. Even some of the smallest mammals are showing some remarkable resiliency. We are certainly aware of the persistence of the human spirit, but the animal spirit is pretty persistent too. If we visit New York …

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Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Have you had enough hurricanes, earthquakes and natural disasters? Apparently, Mother Earth may have some other things in store for us – at least this is what scientists think. The quantity of carbon dioxide that people will release in the atmosphere by year 2100 could be enough to set off …

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Bali Fears Volcano Eruption As 145,000 Flee Their Homes

Bali Fears Volcano Eruption As 145,000 Flee Their Homes

There is no doubt that 2017 will be remembered as the year of natural disasters. After several hurricanes and earthquakes have inflicted immense damage to mankind, now we are seeing Bali get threatened by a potential volcano eruption. Mount Agung Has Not Erupted In Decades Around 145,000 people who live …

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The Saber Tooth Cat Was Very Buff

The Saber Tooth Cat Was Very Buff

It seems that the ancient saber tooth cat was a very muscular cat. Rather building up all these muscles as the grew, these saber-toothed kitties (Smilodon fatalis) were buff right from kittenhood and simply maintained its bulging muscles from that point – researchers are now telling us. “The babies start …

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Frogs That Change Colors During Orgies

Frogs That Change Colors During Orgies

Have you heard about the frogs that change colors during orgies? There are a few species of frogs who have a very special and unique strategy for breeding. They prefer to gather up in huge groups by the hundreds and even thousands. During the pandemonium, it is hard throughout all the …

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Solar Farms Love Mushrooms Too

Solar Farms Love Mushrooms

In Japan they are learning that solar farms love mushrooms as much as anybody. The thing is that the smaller farms have been in a struggle to survive – like small farms pretty much everywhere else. And it does not help that rural populations have been shrinking, and the average …

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Study Shows that Alligators Eat Sharks and Stingrays

Alligators Eat Sharks and Stingrays

Amazingly, a recent study has shown that alligators eat sharks and stingrays. We all know that alligators will gobble up just about anything that their jaws can reach. The man who led the study, James Nifong, who is an ecologist from at Kansas State University, said this is very surprising as alligators …

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How Squirrels Organize Their Nuts for the Winter

how squirrels organize their nuts for the winter

Have you ever wonder how squirrels organize their nuts for the winter? Obviously, they work their asses off throughout the summer and fall – collecting all the nuts they can get their little paws on – and then stash those nuts away for further use. After all, they have a …

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