Humans aren't the only organisms who need to communicate in order to thrive. Sure, animals and insects communicate with each other in different ways, but did you know that..
What Horses Taught Dressage Rider Anna Ross
Anna Ross, British equestrian dressage rider, knows a thing or two about horses. She is so natural around horses you'd think she grew up on a farm, grooming horses for as long..
Inside the Oyster: How Pearls Are Formed
When you think about pearls, you usually imagine little white spheres strung on a necklace. But what do you really know about those beautiful gems? Take a look at these fun..
What Blood Types Do Mosquitoes Prefer?
Mosquitoes probably like us more than we like them. But have you ever considered the possibility that those little buzzing pests could be playing favorites, opting for some of..
Walking Your Dog on a Hot Summer’s Day? Here Is How to Keep It Cool
Air conditioner is the number one essential in summer. But alas, it's only available indoors and we're doomed to sweat our skin off when we walk our dogs. But you should also..
What Is an Astronomical Clock and How Does It Work?
More than 600 years ago, on October 9th, 1410, a special clock started ticking in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. This astronomical clock is set on the western wall..
Read This if Your Cat Is Having Litterbox Trouble
Cats are usually pretty easy to train when it comes to kitty litter. They are biologically used to covering up after themselves so they normally tend to keep their business in..
Why Your Cat Thinks Your Belly Is Playdough
You get comfortable lying on your couch with your favorite snuggie, about to return to the show you're currently binging. Then, like clockwork, your cat joins you, only..
These Birds Practice Some Wild Mating Rituals
Some birds' mating rituals can be unbelievably wild. Here are just a few examples.
Birds Can See More Colors Than We Realize
Many people know that dogs are colorblind. Fewer people know that horses are colorblind as well. But have you ever wondered how birds see the world? When talking about a..