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8 Sheep That Don’t Require Shearing

"Hair sheep" have a coat that's more like other animal's hair, so there's no shearing... (more)

Brian Barth
December 21, 2017
The True Story Behind “Mary Had a Little Lamb”

The nursery rhyme, which was was first published in 1830, is based on an actual... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
December 19, 2017
Five Differences Between Rabbits and Hares

Rabbits and hares may look similar at first glance, but there are distinctive differences between... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
March 25, 2017
Everything You Want To Know About Turkey Sex

A pressing question, we're sure.

Dan Nosowitz
November 16, 2016
6 Differences Between Llamas and Alpacas

At first glance, alpacas may resemble their larger camelid cousin the llama, but they are... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
September 25, 2015
How to Grow and Harvest Grains in Your Backyard

Bread, beer, and pasta all originate with a planting of grain seed in fall. Be... (more)

Brian Barth
August 31, 2015
Everything You Need to Know About Duck Eggs

1. Eat them. 2. Definitely eat them. 3. *words muffled because duck eggs are so... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 19, 2015
The 10 Best Horns In The Animal World: The Definitive List

Time to end the debate: Here are the best horns, ever.

Dan Nosowitz
August 29, 2014
Here’s Why a Chicken Can Live Without Its Head

Why a chicken can run around with its head cut off.

Rebecca Katzman
August 11, 2014
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