In 2021, a Maine photographer was flabbergasted to unearth a feline enigma: her kitten, seemingly afflicted, was a rare jewel—Lykoi, the elusive Wolf Cat. A name mirroring its mystery, wait till you learn of its canine-like tendencies!
Atrazine, a widely used herbicide, can castrate male frogs. Amidst humanity’s profound impact on wildlife and the environment, the peculiar phenomenon of feminizing male frogs stands out as one of the most bizarre.
Journey into the tale of Iceland’s Elephant Rock, an awe-inspiring geologic formation with an uncanny resemblance to a majestic pachyderm. Unravel the mystery behind its striking silhouette and learn how you can plan an unforgettable adventure to this spellbinding natural spectacle.
A lack of pollinators in its natural environment means the Creeping Devil has to clone itself to survive. This distinctive cactus is so unusual that a black market specimen can fetch $4000.
If visuals were the only consideration then the penis snake could win the most appropriate name ever. However, it’s not a snake, but a species of caecilian, or limbless amphibian.
Immerse yourself in the mystery of the Sea Spider—an aquatic stunner with spindly limbs that embraces life underwater by ingeniously absorbing oxygen through its skin, effectively breathing through its legs in a stunning dance with evolution.
Daisugi: Everything You Need to Know (and a Bit Extra) About the Ancient Japanese Art of Beautiful and Sustainable Forestry
Facing a shortage of cedars and no available land to grow new seedlings, medieval Japanese foresters developed a technique called daisugi. It allowed them to grow trees—on top of other trees!
The Hammerhead Worm, or bipalium kewense, is invading global habitats, feasting on earthworms in our gardens. Discover the eerie realities of this creature and strategies to mitigate its detrimental ecological impact.