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As summer temperatures heat up, pests common during this season come out to wreak havoc on our summer plans.
Eggs come in an amazing variety of sizes, colors and even shapes. Egg colors could fill an artist’s palette, from robin’s egg blue to a buffy pink, and even mauve, purple and green.
A “glittering fragment of the rainbow” is what an early American naturalist called the hummingbird.
Various kinds of armadillos are found in the warm climates of Central and South America. But one species has made a home in the southern half of the United States.
The bright wings of butterflies catch your eyes. Many people notice butterflies, but few notice typically drab caterpillars.
Wrens are among the smallest songbirds, yet they make their presence known in a big way. They are both loud and persistent singers.
If you want to turn your backyard into wildlife habitat, you can.
While the steadfast tortoise wins his race with the hare, when it comes to contests with automobiles, turtles always lose.
No one knows if birds really sing for joy, but we do know birds have other good reasons for singing.
Journeying to exotic places and riding the wind are part of life for some animals. But a first birthday is not!
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