Monthly Archives: October 2019
Javan cucumber (Alsomitra macrocarpa)Image from Wikimedia Commons Alsomitra macrocarpa or Javan cucumber is a gourd-bearing liane, belonging to the pumpkin family from the tropical Asian forests of the Malay Archipelago and the Indonesian islands. Alsomitra is a genus of 12 … Keep Reading
Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this fascinating species here.
New Guinean Frogfish (Antennatus dorehensis)Image from Wikimedia Commons
Earth’s polar caps quickly losing ice. Coral reefs bleaching to a chalky white. Stronger storms devastating islands and cities, claiming lives and destroying homes. Those aren’t claims of what our world faces in a warmer future. Those climate change impacts … Keep Reading
Image from Wikimedia Commons We know that plants require light in order to survive, but did you know there is such a thing as too much light in plants? Researchers at UCSF have recently discovered a protein in plant cells … Keep Reading
Black-capped Donacobius (Donacobius atricapilla)Image from Wikimedia Commons Shake your tail feathers!
For years, elderly, ex sports players, and millions of people around the world are suffering from osteoarthritis. Many people deal with the pain and go through physical therapy, stretching, and a variety of pain relievers, anti-inflammatory drugs, Corticosteroids, and Hyaluronic … Keep Reading
Image from Wikimedia Commons Several different kinds of species on our planet have incredible capabilities that allow them to adjust and evolve to remain suitable for specific environments and conditions. One such species is the Appalachian Salamander. These amphibians have … Keep Reading
Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)Image from Wikimedia Commons Find the answer to this most pertinent question here.
American Bison (Bison bison)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.