Chicken: Domesticated Best Friends

A chicken is a domesticated subspecies of the red junglefowl, a tropical bird that is almost identical to a chicken. What defines a chicken from other similar species is that they have two wattles and a comb. The two wattles are the two red appendages that hang below its chin and a comb is aContinue reading “Chicken: Domesticated Best Friends”

Cocoons: How Do They Work?

Hangings from ceilings, trees, and anything caterpillars can get their hands on, cocoons are the symbol of the rebirth of life. A crawling multilegged animal will start the process and a beautiful flying organism will emerge to discover the world. So, the big question is, how do these organisms change so drastically in such aContinue reading “Cocoons: How Do They Work?”