Cephalopods

Cephalopods are an advanced form of mollusk (snails, slugs, clams etc). Mollusks have evolved their one foot into the numerous tentacles that make the Cephalopods stand out from the rest of the sea creatures. They are also known as inkfish due to their unique ability to squirt ink out from their siphons. Siphons are what…

Shark attacks

We often hear of people who have lost a limb, or died from shark attacks. And movies, show, and books make them seem like giant killing fish that can smell your blood from a quarter of a mile away. And yes sharks do have excellent noses, but in many cases the shark actually doesn’t mean…

How animals change color

Have you ever noticed all the changes in color an animal can go through in its lifetime? Mammals will change completely from brown to white during the changing seasons. They do this through their pineal gland; a part in their brain (and many other animal brains, including us) that senses the changing of the season.…