Guide to the Deadliest Animals on the Planet

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The Earth is home to over one trillion species. Some of these species can be docile, while some are predatory. There are more species on our planet that are gentle and harmless, but beware, some of the most dangerous animals can fool you into thinking that they are kind, but they are … Read more

How Can Some Animals Walk on Water?

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Along with exploring the vast mysteries of outer space, most of us have also aspired to walk on water. Although it is physically impossible for humans to walk on water because of many reasons, we are still able to travel on the surface and even the depths of seas and oceans through … Read more

Strange Places on Planet Earth

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When it comes to discovering the unknown, most of us tend to focus on the things that lie beyond the planet Earth. However, there are thousands of places on our planet that remains uncovered and unexplored by many people, and some may be home to the strangest phenomena and occurrences. These are … Read more

Amazing Inventions Inspired by Animals and Plants

Amazing Inventions Inspired by Animals and Plants

Humans have invented a lot of amazing things, but many of them are not original or unique. We have been lifting ideas from Mother Nature for a long time. Through the science of copying nature, or biomimicry, scientists were able to develop unique innovations and technologies. Biomimicry is now a billion-dollar industry. … Read more

Weirdest Trees in the World

Weirdest Trees in the World

Almost all land creatures, including us humans, have largely benefited from trees. They provide us with oxygen, shade, and food. They absorb carbon, cleaning the air in the process. They also help in stabilizing the soil and in cutting down soil erosion. The trees and the forests provide a habitat for several … Read more

Species of Snakes That Are Non-Venomous

Species of Snakes That Are Non Venomous

One of the most feared creatures on earth are snakes. Even small snakes could scare people, thinking they would be bitten as the snake sees them. But usually, snakes do not approach humans with the purpose of just biting – they usually attack when they are disturbed, so it’s better to just … Read more

Amazing Phenomena on Earth

Amazing Phenomena on Earth

Our planet is full of bizarre and amazing things we never thought existed. While we get caught up in the issues of our everyday life, we tend to forget that there’s a beautiful world out there waiting to astonish us with its wonder. There are many incredible, and sometimes unexplainable natural phenomena … Read more

Animals That Can Walk on Water

Animals That Can Walk on Water

Animals sometimes walk or crawl, swim or fly. And there are some with incredible abilities like walking on water. For humans, it’s some kind of a miracle, but for these animals, it’s a basic ability. We can skip the part where you pay to write research paper and present the most incredible … Read more

Examples of Strange Animal Behavior

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A lot of animals display an extremely strange behavior that will make you go, “What the heck nature!” Fascinating, nevertheless. Check them out! Although Nile crocodiles are physically and morally capable of killing a human being, they are otherwise gentle parents of their own offspring. Newborn crocodiles, being tiny, make an attractive … Read more

Highest Waterfalls In The World

Highest Watefalls in the World

There are a lot of tall, extraordinary, and truly majestic waterfalls in the world! So, which among them are considered the highest? Check them out! Angel Falls The “Paradise Falls” on the Disney movie Up is obviously inspired by the real-life falls — the awe-inspiring Angel Falls, a waterfall in Venezuela. It … Read more

The Deadliest Plants on Earth

The Deadliest Plants on Earth

There are hundreds (if not thousands) of poisonous plants and a lot of them are deadly. Having some knowledge about these plants are beneficial so that you could avoid eating them or touching them, or even just getting accidentally brushed with them. 1. Nightshades (Solanaceae) The name of this family of plants … Read more

Amazing Exotic Fruits

Amazing Exotic Fruits

Apart from the common fruits like apples and oranges, there are a lot of other exotic fruits out there that can open up a whole new world for you, especially if you love fruits. Many of these weird-looking fruits bring an exciting combination of flavors and are also packed with vitamins and … Read more

The World’s Deadliest Animals

The Worlds Deadliest Animals

Which creatures in the world are the deadliest? What you are going to see here in this gallery may surprise you! A lot of people are afraid of sharks, with their menacing appearance and razor-sharp teeth. But you’re surprised they’re not the top of this list! Although wolf attacks on humans do … Read more

Most Bizarre and Scary Snakes in the World

Most Bizarre and Scary Snakes in the World th

Snakes, undisputedly, have the reputation of being scary. But these scaly and elongated creatures have also been the objects of fascination for many centuries and are a part of many legends and mythologies. Here are some of the more interesting facts about snakes that you need to know! The Philippine cobra is … Read more

Interesting Facts About Birds

Interesting Facts About Birds

Mother Nature never fails to continuously fascinate us with her wonders, including birds — from the biggest to smallest ones, from high-flying to the flightless birds, from birds of prey to fowls. Check out our awesome bird facts you need to know! Kiwis are endangered These flightless birds in New Zealand lay … Read more

The Smallest Birds

The Smallest Birds

Like many other living things, birds range in size. There are the world’s biggest birds like the ostrich and smallest ones like the hummingbird. But do you know that there are other small birds out there too? Most of these small birds belong to the order Passeriformes (or “perching birds” or “passerines”) … Read more

Largest Flowers on Earth

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The largest flowers on this list are far from common garden varieties (except for the sunflower). Apart from being unusually large, some of them have strange appearances and two of them even have an awful smell! Aside from the size, the immensity of these flowers may also be judged by their massive … Read more

Smallest Mammals In The World

Smallest Mammals In The World

All creatures, big and small, have their own innate characteristics, traits and abilities to survive. For instance, smaller mammals have their own special capabilities and advantages which are different to their bigger counterparts. They can burrow into the smaller holes and crevasses that bigger animals can’t manage. Their tiny bodies enable them … Read more

Largest Creatures on the Planet

Largest Creatures on the Planet

Planet Earth is full of creatures of many sizes — short and tall, big and small. Here in this list we focus on the largest creatures of their own kind. Some of them are bigger than humans or even houses and large ships! Next to the saltwater crocodile, the Nile crocodile is … Read more

Interesting Facts About Flowers

Interesting Facts About Flowers | Did You Know Science

Apart from the amazing range of appearance and color, there are far more interesting things you should know about flowers! Keep on clicking to discover the more fascinating facts about blooms… Although that “magic” has yet to be proven, the lady’s mantle (Alchemilla vulgaris) has otherwise long been used as a medicinal … Read more

Hottest Places On Earth

Hottest places on earth

People in many parts of the world welcome and glorify the arrival of summer after all those wintry months. But imagine this… would they still be enjoying the heat if they were in one of the extremely sizzling places on Earth? We list down the ten hottest and driest places on Earth … Read more

Coldest Places On Earth

Coldest places on earth

Our planet Earth is not bereft of extremes, including extremes in temperature. Some regions are frighteningly cold compared to other places which are extremely hot. These cold extremes make it severely difficult for people to lead regular day-to-day lives (unless the cold never bothered you anyway). Here are the places with the … Read more

Amazing Facts About the Honey Bee

Amazing Facts About the Honey Bee

Here in this gallery you will find lots of interesting things about honey bees. They are more than just occupants of their own hives and the source of our honey. Honey bees have amazing, extraordinary abilities, and they can also be like us humans in a way. How is that so? Check … Read more

The Queen’s Empire

The Queen's Empire

The foundation of an empire It is a dark and stormy night in the desert of Arizona. It is the perfect night for a tale of a rise to power. Our story begins when a small, honey ant queen lands after a mating flight in a spot she thinks is a good … Read more