Eagles Hunting Hyrax In A Team

Originally posted on Rebel Voice:
Hyrax are a rodent-looking animal that are more closely related to elephants. They weigh between 2 and 5 kg and live only in Africa and the Middle East. They are mentioned in the bible, being described as not kosher. Eagles don’t care. Eagles don’t do kosher. Eagles love to eat…

Spoor Spider Versus Dune Ant

This is a battle of the giants! Well, OK, only if you’re a seven-year-old boy with a great imagination. But still, it’s a fine contest between two formidable predators of both the insect and arachnid worlds. The techniques employed by these little warriors is a lesson in warfare. Nature has much to teach us although, […]

Gelada Monkeys Of Ethiopia Fight For Females

Males everywhere like to fight, especially when there’s a female to impress. OK, so we humans are supposed to have evolved beyond that, but check out any nightclub and pub around Ireland at the weekend and you will see that we are still fairly savage. Do the women in our lives like us to fight. […]

Soldier Ants – Meet The Different Types

The world of insects can be a fascinating place. Ants in particular, and their societies, are full of incident and accident. These complex communities can be found across the planet but are all intricately structured along practical lines. It could be said that ants are among the most prudent and pragmatic of all species. They […]

Wolves Protect Pups From Troublesome Bear

Dog versus bear. Bears, including the black variety, are omnivores. This means they will eat just about anything, except your mother-in-law’s roast chicken which looks like great-aunt Edna after her cremation. Although a fully grown wolf is a handful for a black bear, wolf pups are not, and the roguish bears will take a pup when […]