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(Web Page; Tue Oct 20 12:49:00 CDT 2015)
By Sarah Jones
From spiders to snakes, there are plenty of critters that give people the heebie-jeebies. But why the bad rap? You’d be surprised by how many creepy crawlies are actually beneficial to the environment and heroes in your own backyard.
(Web Page; Fri Mar 25 12:03:00 CDT 2016)
Description: As the weather is getting colder, so too might your mood. Keep reading and let us change your mind about Canada’s cooler months.
(Web Page; Wed Oct 29 14:47:00 CDT 2014)
Spring has sprung, and with its return are biting insects. To cope, try creating a haven for bug-eating allies in your backyard. Here’s how.
(Web Page; Thu Dec 06 23:49:00 CST 2012)
By Claire Preston
The latest and greatest inventions have been inspired by nature. Check them out here!
25. Sweet Sleep
(Web Page; Tue May 23 10:29:00 CDT 2017)
Description: Have you ever wondered how animals catch zzzzzzs?
26. Night Watch
(Web Page; Thu Dec 06 23:45:00 CST 2012)
Do you remember gazing at the stars when you were a kid and trying to make out the big dipper? Well these days, you’d be lucky to find an eight-year-old who’s seen the big dipper, let alone knows what it is. Thanks to Thomas Edison’s light bulb moment, up to 63 per cent of the world lives in areas where bright city lights outshine the sky’s brightness by 10 per cent. But did you know lighting up the night can actually harm nocturnal animals and wildlife?
27. Beating the Heat
(Web Page; Thu Dec 06 23:46:00 CST 2012)
When our blood begins to boil under the blazing summer sun, we go to all sorts of lengths to chill out, from taking a dip in a pool to standing in front of the open fridge door. But we aren’t the only ones that need to beat the heat. Animals feel it, too, and though they don’t have a neighbour’s pool for refreshment, they’ve come up with some pretty cool methods of their own.
(Web Page; Wed Feb 12 14:24:00 CST 2014)
Description: Not all Female Animals Respond to the Showier of the Bunch
29. Fatal Attraction
(Web Page; Wed Feb 11 10:34:00 CST 2015)
Description: Some animals just don’t know how to pick ‘em. Read on to learn all about Canada’s unlucky lovers.
(Web Page; Fri Jul 17 17:19:00 CDT 2015)