As natives to Australia, bearded dragons are the type of lizards that normally change their sex while still in the eggs, depending on their environment and temperature. According to researchers, there are male bearded dragons that are mating, acting, and giving birth to newborns, just like the females.  While these dragons have eight different species, all of them are cold-blooded. ...

It is important to possess the knowledge to survive a winter storm and keep yourself as safe as possible. The first thing to understand is there are multiple types of blizzards. And each of these blizzard types represents a significant danger to anyone affected by them. Surviving a winter storm Outside Your first priority when finding yourself outside during a ...

We've all had the same fear. Going to the bathroom late at night and feeling something slithering around in the toilet bowl, only to get up and find that it's a snake! But as common as this fear might be, can such a thing of a snake coming up the toilet pipe actually happen? The answer to that is simple: ...

Being a plant lover takes more than it seems. You need to do a lot of research in order to keep your plants healthy and happy. Some plants need more care than others and Bonsai Tree is one of them. If you have been in the “Plant Loving” department for a time now, you would know how difficult is to ...

Let's face it, most humans are both fascinated with and frightened by snakes. They crawl on their bellies, are cold to the touch, and venomous snakes can not only give painful bites, but they can prove fatal under certain circumstances. Yet, venom is nature's aid to the snake. How? Venom isn't just for the protection of these creepy creatures. Venom ...

Truffles, a delicacy we've all heard of but few of us can afford to consume. Before you even begin to get to the rest of this article there are some common misconceptions that have to dispel: when we're talking about truffles we aren't talking about those delicious, round chocolate balls (sorry if you came here for that), but instead, we're ...

Beavers build dams for the same reason that birds build nests. Their species has developed this behavior to support the rearing of young. By extension, this protects the species as a whole. There is a difference between bird nests and beaver dams, however. These dams change entire ecosystems. They are so crucial to so many other species that beavers are ...

Thundersnow - you might have heard this term when The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore was surprised to hear a clap of thunder during a snowstorm and he shouted, "Thundersnow!" That viral clip brought attention to the phenomena of thundersnow, and many Americans who had never heard of this sought out information. After all, we know that Jim Cantore only goes ...

We tend to humanize animal actions in a variety of ways. From the movies we create to the captions we give photos of our pets—we give them our version of emotion. With as theatrical as they can be, who could blame us? There is no denying our dog looks stricken with guilt when he is in trouble. There is no ...

Beavers are portrayed in cartoons and television shows as cute, funny creatures. But is that how beavers are in real life? The truth is they can be dangerous to both humans and other animals. The following information tells you everything you need to know about beavers and how dangerous they actually can be. What is a beaver? A beaver is ...