Nature

  1. What’s The Difference Between A Bunny, A Rabbit, And A Hare?

    Let’s start with the two that have scientific names. Hares and rabbits are both in the family Leporidae, but they’re separate species. Both animals have long ears, powerful back legs, and a divided upper lip. But, hares are larger than rabbits. And, instead of creating burrows, hares make nests in the grass. The exposed nesting sites of hares hint at another big difference—when they’re born. Hares are precocial, …

  2. Wearing A Cat On Your Head: Animal Idioms From Around The World

  3. What Exactly Is The Spring Equinox?

    We get pretty excited about the spring equinox bringing us out of winter and officially starting the season of spring. But what exactly is the spring equinox? And does an equinox happen at the start of every season? First, let’s get into the equinox, which actually occurs just twice a year. The word equinox comes from Latin and means “equality of night and day.” So, …

  4. “Pup-ular” Words To Use During The Doggone Puppy Bowl

    There are two big games scheduled on Super Bowl Sunday. For sports fans, there’s the football game, sure. But for fans of furry adorableness, Animal Planet will be returning with their annual Puppy Bowl. Team Ruff tangles with Team Fluff for all the marbles. Or all the kibble, if you will. Prepare yourself for the ultimate puppy showdown with some phrases inspired by man’s best …

  5. 12 Strange Names For Baby Animals

  6. The Cat’s Pajamas? 7 Purrfect Idioms

  7. Jurassic Words: 9 Dinosaur Names Explained

  8. Poodle, Basset & Beagle: 10 Dog Names Explained

  9. Dog Idioms Inspired By Our Best Friends

  10. What’s Your Sign? 14 Astrological Terms Defined