How to protect yourself from germs and disease

A disease is any harmful deviation from the normal structure and function of an organism, and a germ is a microorganism that causes harmful diseases. Germs are microscopic, meaning they are very small and can’t be seen by the human eye. This allows them to slip into our immune system without us even knowing, exposing us to harmful diseases. Even though a germ is small … Continue reading How to protect yourself from germs and disease

Ted Bundy

Born on November 24, 1946, Theodore Robert Bundy, also known as Ted Bundy, was an American serial killer who mainly targeted young girls during the 1970s. Ted Bundy abused, murdered, kidnapped 30 young women throughout his killing spree. He was suspected of 36+ crimes against young girls, and he admitted to 30 of them. He committed his crimes in seven different states, including California, Colorado, … Continue reading Ted Bundy

Vaquita population decreases to only 10.

The Vaquita is the smallest mammal in the world, this species is part of the porpoise family. In recent decades this species had had an estimated 1,000 individuals living, until 1996, when it was classified as critically endangered. And more recently, it has been announced that there are only 10 remaining Vaquitas in the world, and they’re the northern part of the Gulf of California … Continue reading Vaquita population decreases to only 10.

Animal Abuse- Peanut the Puppy

2006, in the middle of the night, Danielle Neilsens seven month old Fox terrier puppy named Peanut was kidnapped. Jonathan Blake and one of his friends kidnapped the puppy and brought the small dog to Moranbah rodeo grounds where they videoed themselves abusing the puppy. Jonathan Blake and the puppies owner Danielle had a fight before the dog was kidnapped, hurting the dog was thought … Continue reading Animal Abuse- Peanut the Puppy

Caylee Anthony

On August 9, 2005, a healthy baby girl was brought into the world. This baby girl was named Caylee Marie Anthony. Caylee lived in Orlando, Florida, with her mother, Casey Anthony, and her grandparents, George and Cindy Anythony on 4937 Hopespring drive.  Caylee’s father is an unsolved mystery that Casey swore to never tell. Casey was brown-haired like her mother and was born with beautiful … Continue reading Caylee Anthony

O.J Simpson

O.J Simpson, a former college and professional football star accused of killing his wife and her close friend. O.J Simpson was born on July 9, 1947, he was an actor, spokesman, star running back, and broadcaster. He was married to Nicole Brown Simpson and had five children. Her parents are Jimmy Lee and Eunice Simpson. He has three siblings. On June 12, 1994, his ex-wife … Continue reading O.J Simpson

Porpoises and Dolphins

Porpoises are a fully aquatic marine mammal group similar in appearance to dolphins whom they are commonly confused with, even though they are more closely related to narwhals and beluga whales than dolphins. The differences between a dolphin and a porpoise are that dolphins have longer snouts, more curved dorsal fins, bigger mouths, and leaner but longer bodies than porpoises. They are similar in one … Continue reading Porpoises and Dolphins

Butterflies

There are over 17,500 species around the world, and each of them has its own unique features.  They have bright colors and can commonly be found near flowers, making them pretty familiar to humans. The butterfly wings are very majestic and beautiful, but they are not only there for decoration, as some butterflies’ wings are designed to protect them from predators using camouflage. Other butterfly … Continue reading Butterflies

The Joro Spider

Trichonephila clavata, also referred to as the Joro spider, is a spider species that is native to places in Asia like Japan, China, Taiwan, and Korea. The Joro spider chooses these places as their home due to their love for humidity. The Joro spider is bright yellow and black and is about the size of an adult’s palm. The species does not have a specific … Continue reading The Joro Spider

Monkeys

Monkeys. In total, there are 334 species of monkeys. Monkeys’ natural habitats are in the tropical rainforests of Asia, Africa, Central Africa and South America. Alsofound living in sanctuaries made by scientists to keep their species alive as well as to observe them. Scientists are doing a great deal of research on monkeys in today’s world. One very popular monkey sanctuary is the Jungle Friends … Continue reading Monkeys