Author: Victoria Williams

Top 10 chameleon facts

With high-speed tongues, swivelling eyes and strange life cycles, this family is full of colourful characters

How animals see in the dark

Whether you’re a carnivore skulking through the undergrowth in the dead of night or a prey animal trying to survive until sunrise, night vision is a matter of life or death in the unforgiving wild

This is the real Grumpy Cat

Noisy, reclusive, antisocial and with a face that almost always looks cross, the Pallas’ cat (or manul) is a strong contender for grumpiest felid