Thorny Dragon: Hell’s Lizard

The Thorny Dragon, sometimes called the Thorny Devil, is a lizard found purely in the regions of Australia. Named for their sharp thorn-like skin, they can grow up to 21 cm in length with females generally being larger than males. On the back of its neck, it has a pseudo head that is thought toContinue reading “Thorny Dragon: Hell’s Lizard”

Tufted Deer: Vampires or Not?

The Tufted Deer is one of the most unique mammals in the entire world. Identified by its tufted black fur on its forehead and its fang-like canines. That is right, I said fang-like canine! These species of deer look exactly like the animal of a vampire biting a deer. The reasons these deer have adaptedContinue reading “Tufted Deer: Vampires or Not?”

Bumblebees: Understanding The Swarm

There are over 250 different species of bumblebees in the world, each with its own unique characteristics. These insects are usually around 2 cm in length and black with yellow or orange bands. The bumblebee genus is considered to be a social genus. This means that they live in communities, typically in a nest withContinue reading “Bumblebees: Understanding The Swarm”