A boring household chore can be made a little more interesting when you have curious cats around the house ready and able to help out even when you do not need it.
Medieval people lived in a time when superstition was fact, and unbelievable things were easily accepted. Nowadays, itâ€™s hard to get such animals as the adorable beaver and the ever-loyal dog wrong, but back then fabulous tales were considered nonfiction. To be fair, they couldnâ€™t exactly hop on a computer and verify what theyâ€™d heard. […]
Arguably no other animal on earth has been as important to humans as the wolf. They were gods in the Norse mythologies and nursed Romulus and Remus, the founders of Rome. Most importantly, the wolf was the first animal to ever be domesticated by man, a process still shrouded in mystery that took place well […]
Thanks to the Internet, cat iconography is ubiquitous and inescapable. However, this is just the continuation of an epic, millennia-strong love affair between two (not so) different species. 10 The First Pet Cat The unearthing of a 9,500-year-old cat at a Neolithic burial site in Cyprus has quite possibly pushed back the anthro-felinic timeline by […]
Even animal families have their black sheep, those individuals who just canâ€™t play by societyâ€™s rules. Some of these critters got away with their questionable behavior. One turned stateâ€™s evidence. The rest fought the law, and the law won. 10 The Frog Stalker An irate man called the Crawley Borough Council in West Sussex, England, […]
On occasion, you may encounter an animal, either in literature or the wild, that will cause you to stop and wonder how such a weird creature came to exist. The purpose of freakish adaptations can sometimes perplex even the most skilled biologists, but there often exists a ready explanation. Still, that doesnâ€™t make these animals […]