Sink your teeth into some cool facts about sharks

Learn more about these fascinating fish!

Not your average “Jaws”: common shark myths revealed

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Aviation 101 : Flight Dynamics

To most people, the sky is the limit. To those who love aviation, the sky is home.

Meet your maker: 5 ways humans are making animals extinct

Plus a look at some of the animals that have recently been lost from the planet.

Why do whales become stranded on shore?

It’s a whale of a tale I’ll tell you.

The different types of forests: everything you need to know

The green lungs of the earth come in many different varieties.

Common spiders living in your house

There’s a spider in the bath!

Myth bashing: Bears are not ferocious flesh-eaters

Their diet is mostly plant-based!

Mindblowing fact of the day: sharks are older than trees

That’s seriously badass!

How palm trees thrive in Vancouver despite the freezing Canadian weather

Palm trees in Vancouver aren’t fake.

Who invented the flushing toilet?

A historical account of one of mankind’s most important inventions.

1809 map shows where all our favorite French foods came from

Everyone knows French cuisine is simply spectacular – and it has been for centuries.

The Survivors: Living Fossils That Have Been Around for Hundreds of Millions of Years

These animals lived alongside the dinosaurs.

Is napping good or bad? Here’s what the science says so far

The benefits and downside of napping explained.

Why is Mars red?

It’s because of all that iron-rich dust, but it’s not clear how it got there.

Are elephants really frightened by mice?

Look out, Dumbo!

7 Potted Plants that Will Remove Indoor Air Pollution from Your Home, Proven by Science

Plants aren’t just for show.

Can animals get depressed too?

The jury is still out but the evidence seems to suggest ‘yes’.

Is licking your wounds actually a good thing?

Comes with benefits, but also risks. At the end of the day just use a band-aid.

What is ecotourism and why we need more of it

It’s a way to do a massive difference and it’s something which I hope more and more people will start doing.