Virginia opossum facts, pictures, video and information. Not all marsupials live in Australia; around 100 species are found in the Americas, and it is thought that it was here that the first marsupials appeared. Let’s meet the Virginia opossum, the only marsupial found in the USA and Canada … Continue reading
This page contains tiger facts, pictures, video and in-depth information.
The tiger is the biggest member of the cat family. Fast, strong and stealthy, it is an apex predator wherever it is found.
The tiger is instantly recognizable due to its striped coat and large size. Despite being one of the world’s best known animals, the tiger is an endangered species.
Research suggests that there may be fewer than 3,200 tigers left in the wild. It is quite possible that this fearsome big cat will become extinct in the wild within our lifetimes.
On this page we’ll take an in-depth look at these beautiful, but deadly, predators. Continue reading
What is a big cat? Big cats facts, species list, information & pictures. Continue reading
What is a solar eclipse? On this page you’ll discover what causes a solar eclipse, how often solar eclipses occur, and the different types of solar eclipse. You’ll also find out about umbras, coronas, Bailey’s beads, the difference between partial and total eclipses, paths of totality, and much more …
Total solar eclipse 2017 viewing guide: information on how and where to watch the 2017 eclipse. Continue reading
Prairie rattlesnake facts for kids and adults with pictures, video & in-depth information: learn about the United States’ most widespread rattlesnake. Continue reading
Honey badger facts, pictures, video & in-depth information: learn about this fearsome African animal. Continue reading
Numbat facts, pictures, video & in-depth information: learn about this endangered Australian animal. Continue reading
Komodo dragon facts, with pictures and video. Learn about the biggest lizard in the world! Continue reading
Pygmy hippo facts for kids and adults with pictures, videos & in-depth information: learn about the endangered hippopotamus that lives in African rainforests. Continue reading