Archive April 2018
Named after the German word “wünder” meaning “marvel” or “wonder,” the wunderpus has long, thin arms and spectacular patterns. It’s a striking copper-brown color with dramatic white stripes and spots all over its smooth body. Its pattern is fixed but can change in hue and contrast. This quick
Critter Science will be at the 9th Annual Phoenix Pet Expo Saturday, May 26, 2018 10AM to 5PM & Sunday, May 27, 2018 11AM to 4PM at the WestWorld of Scottsdale! Just look for the Critter Science banner and come by to meet, greet, and hold some cool critters.
Tardigrade, (phylum Tardigrada), also called water bear or moss piglet, any of more than 1,100 species of free-living tiny invertebrates belonging to the phylum Tardigrada. They are considered to be close relatives of arthropods (e.g., insects, crustaceans). Tardigrades are mostly about
Did Saint Patrick banish all the snakes from Ireland? It turns out the story is a bit more complicated than that. Legend tells it that in addition to introducing Christianity to Ireland, St. Patrick banished all the snakes from the Emerald Isle, chasing them into the sea from atop a cliff where he