Orangutan Fun Facts and Information

Orangutans share 97% similar DNA with humans, and their name means “person of the forest” in Malay. Like humans, orangutans…

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Gazelles – Interesting and Fun Facts

Gazelles are a type of antelope, most closely related to goats and sheep. There are 19 species of gazelle who…

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Thylacosmilus – Extinct Animals of South America

Thylacosmilus lived in South America 9 million years ago and was a saber-toothed metatherian. What is a metatherian? Metatherians largely…

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The Little Bear That Isn’t A Bear At All

Have you ever heard of a kinkajou?  Kinkajous are called “honey bears”, although they are unrelated to bears at all,…

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Squirrel Monkey Fun Facts and Information

Squirrel monkeys are New World primates (there are several sub-species), living in South and Central America. They are small, the…

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Fun Facts About Hyenas Including the Aardwolf

Hyenas may look like dogs or you might think wolves, but they are actually more closely related to cats. I…

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Roadrunners | Fun and Interesting Facts

Roadrunners are actually a species of cuckoo. The difference between them and their relatives, though, is that roadrunners live on…

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Stegosaurus Fossils Shed Light on Extinct Dinosuar

Stegosaurus is a well-known and popular dinosaur, and is instantly recognizable with their large body and gigantic plates along their…

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