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10 Water Plants

Water hyacinth flowers

A lush piece of green atop the shimmering blue of the water is a sight for sore eyes. Indeed, water plants have long been a cherished and much sought-after commodity to beautify homes and indoor places. They have adapted their green bodies to survive under aquatic conditions. Water or aquatic […]

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A lush piece of green atop the shimmering blue of the water is a sight for sore eyes. Indeed, water plants have long been a cherished and much sought-after commodity to beautify homes and indoor places. They have adapted their green bodies to survive under aquatic conditions. Water or aquatic

Plants That Grow in Water Only

Purple Water Lillies

From floating duckweeds absorbing heavy metals to the popular aquarium plant Bacopa caroliniana with antimicrobial properties, the spectrum of plants that grow in water only is as fascinating as it is diverse. Let’s explore the various aquatic habits, adaptations that act as “survival kits” in the water plant lifestyles and

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From floating duckweeds absorbing heavy metals to the popular aquarium plant Bacopa caroliniana with antimicrobial properties, the spectrum of plants that grow in water only is as fascinating as it is diverse. Let’s explore the various aquatic habits, adaptations that act as “survival kits” in the water plant lifestyles and

To bee or not to bee: How plants are responding to insects vanishing

Some plants are cutting out the middleman and pollinating themselves!

Flowers and bees

Where did flowers come from? Flowers have been around for at least 140 million years which is not long – if you consider that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old! If we compressed those 4.5 billion years into an hour, flowering plants would have come into existence just 1.5

To bee or not to bee: How plants are responding to insects vanishing

Some plants are cutting out the middleman and pollinating themselves!

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Where did flowers come from? Flowers have been around for at least 140 million years which is not long – if you consider that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old! If we compressed those 4.5 billion years into an hour, flowering plants would have come into existence just 1.5

Top 3 Oldest, Tallest and Biggest Trees in the World

Big Trees from a California State Park

Have you ever asked yourself which trees are our planet’s oldest, tallest, and largest living things? Some of the most amazing trees have been around for many thousands of years, and others grow to such heights they are nearly touching the sky or have trunks that are so huge they

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Have you ever asked yourself which trees are our planet’s oldest, tallest, and largest living things? Some of the most amazing trees have been around for many thousands of years, and others grow to such heights they are nearly touching the sky or have trunks that are so huge they

Tallest Tree Species

Coast redwood trees

Coast redwood trees, Credit: Wikimedia/Michael Schweppe Have you ever tilted your head way back and looked up at the tops of really tall trees? Stretching higher than many buildings, some tree species grow so enormously big that it’s hard to believe they’re plants! Let’s explore some of the tallest tree

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Coast redwood trees, Credit: Wikimedia/Michael Schweppe Have you ever tilted your head way back and looked up at the tops of really tall trees? Stretching higher than many buildings, some tree species grow so enormously big that it’s hard to believe they’re plants! Let’s explore some of the tallest tree

What Do Sloths Eat?

A sloth on a tree

A sloth on a tree, Credit: Wikimedia/ Daniella Maraschiello Sloths are known as the laziest mammals around. They hardly ever move, just hanging from trees all day. This makes you wonder – what do sloths eat that allows them to be so lazy? The secret is their plant-only diet. Sloths

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A sloth on a tree, Credit: Wikimedia/ Daniella Maraschiello Sloths are known as the laziest mammals around. They hardly ever move, just hanging from trees all day. This makes you wonder – what do sloths eat that allows them to be so lazy? The secret is their plant-only diet. Sloths

Can Turtles Live Without Their Shell?

Turtle

Turtles have long been surrounded by an air of mystery, captivating the imagination of scientists and the public alike. At the heart of this intrigue lies their remarkable shells – sturdy, protective, and utterly unique. These strong and natural marvels have sparked countless questions in the minds of young scientists,

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Turtles have long been surrounded by an air of mystery, captivating the imagination of scientists and the public alike. At the heart of this intrigue lies their remarkable shells – sturdy, protective, and utterly unique. These strong and natural marvels have sparked countless questions in the minds of young scientists,

Do Wasps Have A Queen?

A young paper wasp queen

Imagine this: a teeny-tiny crown sitting on the head of a little wasp and her army of worker wasps bustling around to make her dreams come true. True royalty, indeed! While in reality, there is no crown and no royal, gem-studded throne, the concept of a wasp queen is still

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Imagine this: a teeny-tiny crown sitting on the head of a little wasp and her army of worker wasps bustling around to make her dreams come true. True royalty, indeed! While in reality, there is no crown and no royal, gem-studded throne, the concept of a wasp queen is still

What Are The Most Adaptable Animals?

Fox

In his ground-breaking work On the Origin of Species, Charles Darwin made one clear message: a species’ ability to survive doesn’t come from its smartness or strength, but its capacity to adapt to change around it. Here are some of the most adaptable animals on our planet. 10- Camels Camels,

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In his ground-breaking work On the Origin of Species, Charles Darwin made one clear message: a species’ ability to survive doesn’t come from its smartness or strength, but its capacity to adapt to change around it. Here are some of the most adaptable animals on our planet. 10- Camels Camels,

Understanding the Most Misunderstood Animals

Owl

Numerous animals have unfairly suffered from negative stereotypes perpetuated by human culture. These misunderstood creatures deserve to have their reputations reconsidered. Here are our top 10 misunderstood animals, as we aim to debunk myths and promote understanding. 10- Owls Owl, Credit; Wikimedia/Mdf Where they live: Owls are found globally, except

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Numerous animals have unfairly suffered from negative stereotypes perpetuated by human culture. These misunderstood creatures deserve to have their reputations reconsidered. Here are our top 10 misunderstood animals, as we aim to debunk myths and promote understanding. 10- Owls Owl, Credit; Wikimedia/Mdf Where they live: Owls are found globally, except

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