Fun & Easy Science for Kids

Silky Shark

The Silky Shark is a large species which is found in open waters. It prefers tropical and warm temperate seas mainly at temperatures above 23°C. It gets its name from the smooth and silky texture of its skin. Its scientific name is Carcharhinus Falciformis. They are one of the larger sharks,...

Silky Shark

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Blacktip Shark

The Blacktip Shark is considered one of the most beautiful sharks in the Ocean. They are found in warm coastal waters around the world. This species prefers shallow waters so it is seen often by divers. Occasionally, they can also be found in estuaries and brackish water. Their scientific...

Blacktip Shark

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Blue Shark

The Blue Shark is generally found in deep and cool waters as it is an epipelagic species. They have sleek, tapered body specifically made for agile, graceful movements through the water. They have a long conical snout combined with extremely long pectoral fins. Their skin color ranges from...

Blue Shark

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Whale Shark

Whale Shark is the largest fish on the entire planet. They can reach up to 46 feet in length and weigh up to 12 tons. Their scientific name is Rhincodon typus. They have very large mouths reaching widths of 1 to 1.5 meters. An adult individual can have up to 300 rows of teeth and include about...

Whale Shark

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Basking Shark

The basking shark is the second largest shark in the world, after the Whale Shark. It belongs to the order Lamniformes, the family Cetorhinidae and the genus Cetorhinus. Average adults range between 20 and 26 feet in length and weigh...

Basking Shark

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Sand Tiger Shark

The Sand Tiger Shark is also known as the Grey Nurse Shark and Ragged Tooth Shark. These large-bodied fishes have a deceivingly ferocious look. Contrary to popular belief, the sand tiger shark is not related to the tiger...

Sand Tiger Shark

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Mako Shark

Mako Shark is the fastest shark species in the world. Their average speed is 60 miles per hour when hunting for prey. They belong to the Mackerel Shark family and are close relative of great white shark. They...

Mako Shark

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Chihuahua Facts

Chihuahua is the world’s smallest dog breed with an average weight ranging between 2 to 8 pounds and average height ranging between 6 to 9 inches. They belong to the toy group of dog breeds. These dogs got their name from...

Chihuahua Facts

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British Shorthair Cat

The British Shorthair is a cat species native to England. They are playful, affectionate, and extremely loyal. They can prove very good companions for human beings as they are easygoing and placid. These cats come in...

British Shorthair Cat

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Tuna Fish Facts

Tuna Fish is one of the most consumed species of fish in the world. It is a saltwater fish which is silver in color with large eyes and spiky fins and dark blue backs. Their rounded body tapers to a slender tail base. These fishes live in open ocean and can be found in the

Tuna Fish Facts

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All About the German Shepherd

A German Shepherd is one of the most popular dog breeds in the world. This dog breed is a fierce protector but friendly within a loving family. They are calm and are confident in nature. They have a proportioned and commanding look. They also have muscular...

All About the German Shepherd

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Pelicans

Pelican is one of the largest birds in the world. They can be found on every continent except for Antarctica. They prefer warmer areas so they live in temperate and tropical areas and...

Pelicans

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All about Fishing Cat

Fishing cat is a type of wild cat. This species is found throughout South East Asia. Its scientific name is Prionailurus viverrinus. These cats...

All about Fishing Cat

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Blow Flies

Blow Flies belong to the Calliphoridae family in the order of Diptera. This family also includes carrion flies, cluster flies, bluebottle and greenbottle flies. They are most commonly found in weather that is warm and humid as they cannot thrive in windy and extremely dry climate. Blow Flies...

Blow Flies

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Ladybug Facts

Ladybug is a common type of flying insects that can be easily spotted in our gardens. They are known by many other names as well like ladybird, lady cow, lady beetle, mariquitas and lady fly etc. They can be found in most parts of the...

Ladybug Facts

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Meerkats

A Meerkat is a squirrel size creature that belongs to the mongoose family. They live in the deserts and grasslands of the southern tip of 

Meerkats

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Angel Shark

Angel shark is a type of marine fish that is commonly found in the Pacific Ocean along the coasts of Alaska, California,

Angel Shark

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Liger Facts

Liger is the world’s biggest cat. It is one of the most popular hybrid animals. They are the result of cross-breeding between a male lion and a female

Liger Facts

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Roadrunner Facts

Roadrunner belongs to the Cuculidae family of birds that also includes cuckoos, koels etc. They are native to the South-Western desert in North...

Roadrunner Facts

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Alpaca

Alpaca belongs to the Camelidae family that includes llamas, vicunas and guanacos, Bactrian and Dromedary camels etc. Their scientific name is Vicugna pacos. Alpacas are docile and soft animals that are kept as pets and cattle around...

Alpaca

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Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig is a small rodent that has stout body and no tail. They originated in the Andes and were domesticated as early as 5000 B.C. although they are not related to

Guinea Pig

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Cougar – Mountain Lion

A cougar is also known by different other names including mountain lion, puma, panther, catamount etc. They are native to Washington State. They are also the most widely distributed land

Cougar – Mountain Lion

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Brown Bear Worksheet and Quiz

Brown Bear are shaggy-haired bear native to Asia, Europe and north-western North America. Till now, approximately 80 forms of these bears have been described.

Brown Bear Worksheet and Quiz

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Forest Owlet

The Forest Owlet is one of the smallest members of the owl family, measuring only about 23 centimeters tall. They weigh approximately 240 grams. They are known by some other names as well including "Forest Spotted Owlet" and "Forest...

Forest Owlet

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Pugs

With adorable wrinkles and big bug eyes, it is very difficult to not love pugs. This ancient and popular dog breed is social and intensely loyal as well. It is...

Pugs

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