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How Exactly Do Oysters make Pearls

In Short: A natural pearl begins its life inside an oyster's shell when an intruder, such as a grain of sand slips in between one of the two...

Analysing the Surprising Behaviour of Cockroaches

Cockroaches are insects of the order Blattodea, which also includes termites. About 30 cockroach species out of 4,600 are associated with human habitats. About...

World Sparrows Day: Let’s Explore a few facts about Sparrows

Sparrow is a bird found in most parts of the world. It is a small bird that has a typical length of 16 cm...

Let’s learn more about the Heavyweight King of the Crawling Kingdom: Anaconda

Anacondas or water boas are a group of large snakes found in tropical South America. Four species are currently recognized. Although the name applies to a group of snakes, it is...

How Exactly Are Fossils Formed?

Fossils are the traces of the past animals and plants that have been conserved by natural processes, from spectacular dinosaur skeletons to sea shells. For...

Understanding the Difference Between a Forest and a Tropical Rainforest

Nature is Complex, period! Today, we try to find out the differences between our regular Forests and Tropical Rainforests. This article is based on...

Crawling Curiosity Series: What do Caterpillars eat?

The butterfly life cycle consists of four stages: egg, caterpillar, pupa, and adult butterfly.  The caterpillar stage is the "growth" stage and the caterpillar...

A Sneak Peek into the Home of a Polar Bear

The polar bear is a large bear, approximately the same size as the omnivorous Kodiak bear. A boar (adult male) weighs around 350–700 kg,...

The Complete Freshwater Algae Ecosystem

Freshwater algae are visible worldwide and highly diverse, with tens or perhaps hundreds of thousands of species, in a different forms and sizes. Freshwater algae...

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