Charles Darwin dubbed the Marine Iguana “disgusting clumsy lizards” and “imps of darkness” but they are actually the world’s only ocean-going lizard.
Square waves in the ocean may look pretty but studies reveal a large percentage of shipping accidents and shipwrecks occur in cross sea states.
You may be familiar with the children’s book ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ by Eric Carle. It’s the innocent tale of a hungry caterpillar who eats his way through the week. Another caterpillar, Lonomia obliqua, is nothing like that. In fact Lonomia obliqua is the deadliest caterpillar in the world.
If you’re an endangered wild animal and ridiculously good looking then it could be a distinct disadvantage. A study has found the most popular endangered species are seen so often in the media that it creates a false impression of well being.
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Russian wolves can breathe a sigh of relief after local government officials stepped into provide alternative travel arrangements for a band of axe wielding school children.