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One Shell of a Story!

Introduction The turtle has roamed the Earth since the Upper Triassic Period. For reference, here is the history of the Earth, according to the fossil record: A turtle’s shell is its most distinguishable feature. It is actually a modified ribcage, not an exoskeleton or mere protective covering. Hence, […]

Endangered Species

There are new species being discovered every day. There are also many now-existing species disappearing every day. Tree frogs, Monarch butterflies, bees, tigers, elephants, and many others. Species can become endangered for several reasons: habitat loss, poaching, illegal hunting, pollution, and climate change. Most factors that play into […]

A Philosophy On Animals

Rats, tigers, hamsters, alley cats, penguins, whales, elephants, sloths. What do they have in common? They are all, at the most basic level, other forms of life we share this world with. They remind us that we are not alone in life’s perils, and that there is a […]

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