The Antirrhinum, more commonly known as the snapdragon, has been a beloved garden plant for centuries. Its name comes from the resemblance of the flower to a dragon’s head, earning it the nickname "dragon flower." When squeezed laterally, the dragon appears to open and close its mouth, providing a playful amusement for children and adults alike. However, once the flower dies … [Read more...] about The Dragon’s Skull: Uncovering the Macabre Appearance of Snapdragon Seed Pods
A 9-year-old girl from Maryland finds a “once in a lifetime” megalodon tooth
On Christmas morning, a young, aspiring paleontologist discovered the treasure of a lifetime: a gigantic, 5-inch megalodon tooth. The amazing discovery was made on Calvert Beach by Prince Frederick, Maryland fourth-grader Molly Sampson. According to Molly, who spoke to us, her father’s passion for fossils prompted her to spend years searching Maryland’s beaches for shark … [Read more...] about A 9-year-old girl from Maryland finds a “once in a lifetime” megalodon tooth
Uncovering the Sleep Habits of Bees: Stunning Photos of Bees Sleeping in Flowers
Have you ever heard of bees sleeping in flowers? Probably not, but wildlife photographer Joe Neely recently captured stunning photos of this phenomenon. Neely and his fiancée Niccole stumbled upon a patch of flowers off the side of the highway and noticed some motionless bees within them. As more bees arrived, all of the vacant flowers became occupied, except for … [Read more...] about Uncovering the Sleep Habits of Bees: Stunning Photos of Bees Sleeping in Flowers
Captivating Captures: Adorable Harvest Mice Frolicking in Tulips
Professional photographer Miles Herbert of CaptiveLight Photography has captured some heart-melting moments of harvest mice frolicking in tulips. These tiny creatures are cute on their own, but add the colorful tulips into the mix and their charm is elevated to another level. Raised around cameras by his father, Herbert was encouraged to pursue photography professionally. … [Read more...] about Captivating Captures: Adorable Harvest Mice Frolicking in Tulips
Do Frogs Have the Ability to Climb Walls?
Frogs are cute, but finding one on your windowpane can be a bit disconcerting. When frogs are outside of their usual environment, they become uncomfortable, and it is essential to help them leave in one piece without causing trauma. However, before releasing a frog outside, you might wonder how it managed to climb the wall in the first place. Can frogs climb walls? The answer … [Read more...] about Do Frogs Have the Ability to Climb Walls?