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The American Alligator: Endangered but saved from the brink of extinction!

Posted on October 27 2010 Add Comments
The American Alligator; considered an endangered species boasts of a success story of being saved from extinction. This is a rare case where wildlife protectors, habitat preservation efforts and continuous awareness have helped to save the American Alligator from complete ... Continue Reading...

Ocean Sunfish – the round fish without a body

Posted on October 20 2010 Add Comments
Ocean Sunfish, or Mola mola, is one of the unique members of the water world and the bulkiest bony fish found. Its head constitutes 1/3rd of its total body and when extended, it’s the dorsal and ventral fins equate the ... Continue Reading...

World’s weirdest and unique frog species!

Posted on October 8 2010 Add Comments
Whenever we think of frogs the usual ones come to our mind which we see regularly in roadside drains, muddy pools and ponds. But there are some really unique as well as endangered species of frogs which we hardly know ... Continue Reading...

The Black Widow: A Notorious Spider Species

Posted on October 1 2010 Add Comments
Considered the most venomous spiders in the whole of North America; the mention of the Black widow spider sends a chill down the spine. Though they usually attack in self-defense, the venom of the female spider is considered to be ... Continue Reading...

Save the endangered White Rhinoceros!

Posted on September 15 2010 Add Comments
Rhinoceros, which were abundant in most parts of Africa and Eurasia are now almost on the verge of extinction.  According to statistical reports by the WWF, very few rhinos survive outside protected areas and national parks and reserves. There are ... Continue Reading...

U.S. Government Agencies looking to Kill Endangered Wolves

Posted on September 8 2010 Add Comments
Gray Wolves are one of the species that are protected under the Endangered Species Act of the U.S. Some time ago, their numbers had dwindled and they were seeking certain extinction, till the U.S. government intervened and laid down measures ... Continue Reading...

Bearded Saki – An Endangered Species

Posted on September 1 2010 Add Comments
We have a marvelous array of wildlife in our planet, but if we do not become conscious of our wild surroundings and lend out a helping hand to save them; we might lose these precious species forever. Destructive human activities ... Continue Reading...

Paul the Octopus: A new age Oracle

Posted on August 23 2010 Add Comments
One of the most popular heroes of the 2010 World Cup is Paul the Octopus, who correctly predicted the outcomes of Germany’s seven matches, along with that of the final. The high-profile marine animal, who resides in a tank in ... Continue Reading...

Ostrich – The most record breaking bird

Posted on August 9 2010 Add Comments
The tallest and heaviest of all living birds discovered till now is perhaps the ostrich. Though it is quite bulky and not very comfortable with flying, Ostrich’s are excellent runners and can sprint at speeds up to 45 mph. They ... Continue Reading...

Anaconda – The Killer Snake

Posted on July 27 2010 Add Comments
Anaconda is actually of four different types. They are the green Anaconda, the yellow anaconda, the dark spotted or Deschauense’s Anaconda and the Bolivian Anaconda. The green Anaconda is the world’s largest snake and can measure anything between 18 - ... Continue Reading...