Category: Environment

9 Reasons we’re nutty about squirrels

From furry gliding parachutes to cunning fake food burials, squirrels are charismatic and intelligent rodents that are highly adapted to survive in the forest 1. Squirrels are found on every continent except Antarctica and...

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

How reindeer survive the cold

Most people would find a day in the Arctic difficult, but reindeer thrive there year round Life around the North Pole is harsh and unforgiving. On the Arctic tundra, temperatures can regularly plummet below minus...