How to Tell the Difference Between African and Asian Elephants

You may have heard of the African and Asian elephants, but do you know what distinguishes one from the other,…

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The Majestic Jaguar Fun Facts and Information

Jaguars are the third largest cat in the world, only behind lions and tigers. They can grow up to 6…

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Walrus Fun Facts and Information

Walruses live in or near the waters of the Artctic Circle. There are two subspecies, the Pacific and Atlantic Walruses. …

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Koolasuchus Recent Fossil Finds Give Hints About Extinct Animal

Koolasuchus is a really cool name for a very cool animal.  Koolasuchus was only discovered as recently as 1990, although…

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Macaroni Penguins – Fun Facts and Information

Macaroni penguins are one of six species of crested penguins. Crested means that they have long feathers on top of…

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The Evolution of Present Day Hippos

Hippopotamuses are a very old species, believed to be on Earth since 55 million years ago. Fossils have been found…

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Interesting Fun Facts about Flamingos

    There are six species of flamingos living in the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe. The greater flamingo is…

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Mammoth-sized Rhinos: Elasmotherium and the Unicorn Legend

Have you ever heard of Elasmotherium?  It is a mouthful.  Elasmotherium lived from 2 million years ago to almost the…

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Kiwi Birds – The Honorary Mammal of New Zealand

Kiwi birds are a member of the ancient group of flightless birds called the ratites. That means that they’re related…

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