Are turtles reptiles or amphibians?

June 22, 2017

Are turtles reptiles or amphibians? It’s one of the most popular questions about turtles, but isn’t as simple an answer as you might expect. Stacey Venzel, author of Today’s Dinosaurs: A Complete Guide to Turtles, […]

What cetacean is known as “white sides”?

June 13, 2017

Ironically, a distinctive yellow-beige streak on the side of a dolphin is a sure sign that you’ve spotted a cetacean nicknamed “white sides.” The White-Sided Dolphin (Lagenorhynchus acutus) can be differentiated from close dolphin relatives […]

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