Animals

Superb fairy-wren dads sing to their eggs to get more attentive chicks, and Superb fairy-wrens are adjusting their egg sizes for climate.

The African cheetah is the world’s fastest animal and one of the most amazing animals to watch. As a result of climate change, the animals they normally feed off are suffering so the cheetahs have had to change their diets.

Koalas are at risk of going extinct in our lifetime. They need their habitat protected so we need to stop deforesting (taking away the trees) and building where they live.

The magician @hey.luisa makes these incredible art pieces using photo manipulation. She sketches her idea - often an animals and then other pieces of nature or objects.

Snails are invertebrates, which means they don't have backbones, they have soft bodies. This is why they need their shells to protect them like shields!

Did you know that in addition to making delicious honey, bees play a vital role in crop pollination and contribute towards the production of around 97% of the food we eat?

When in an emergency situation this curious creature can transform from an adult to a blob like cyst which then develops into a polyp colony(essentially the first stage in jellyfish life)!

Did you know that flamingo feathers are pink because of their diet? The carotenoids (the pigment that also make carrots orange) in the crustaceans and plankton that flamingos eat is the cause of their color!

The Numbat is a small endangered marsupial native to parts of Australia. They eat up to 20,000 termites a day!

The narwhal (otherwise known as the unicorn of the sea) is a strange and beautiful creature with a long tusk protruding from it's head!