Turkey: Happy Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving and we are extremely thankful for everyone who gives support to My Biology Experience. Turkey is native to North America and has two extant species, the wild turkey of east and central North America and the ocellated turkey of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. Turkey is one of the largest birds thatContinue reading “Turkey: Happy Thanksgiving”

Moose

The Moose or sometimes known as Elk is the largest extant group of the Deer family. Weighing up to 1,500 pounds or 680 Kg and reaching heights of up to 7-8 feet these giants of the forest are extremely intimidating. With their huge antlers spanning widths of 6 feet wide and running up to 35Continue reading “Moose”

This Material Is 454x More Expensive Than Diamond

Believe it or not, Diamond is not the most expensive useable material found on Earth. Synthesized in 1950 by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Californium is considered the most expensive material known to mankind. Created by the bombarding of curium with alpha particles, Californium is a highly radioactive material that is often not found in biologicalContinue reading “This Material Is 454x More Expensive Than Diamond”