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January 20, 2012



Look Behind Your Ears

Some species use their ears not just for hearing, but for communicating as well.

January 9, 2012


jelly fish on blue background

Glow In The Dark Cats, Monkeys, And HIV

Glowing cats and monkeys? No, you're not dreaming!

November 8, 2011


Dog growling at attacking cat

Do Cats Rule While Dogs Just Drool?

In the contest of pet superiority - dogs versus cats - who knew that drinking method was even a topic?

April 25, 2011


man sleeping on couch with two dogs

Is There Any Danger In Sleeping With Your Pets?

Are there health risks associated with sleeping with your pet?

November 11, 2010


cat cocking his head at the camera

Cats On The Prowl

Why does your cat get up and leave the room only to return a short while later?

November 9, 2010



How To Grow Your Own Catnip

Catnip is a great treat for your favorite cat. The best news is that catnip is easy to grow!

October 21, 2010


Close up of a White and gray cat with owner

Why Do Cats Have Slit Pupils And Humans Have Round Pupils?

You probably have noticed that cats have slit pupils and humans have round pupils. What are the advantages of each pupil shape?

September 3, 2010


gray cat with blue eyes

Why Do Cats Blink?

If you own a cat you know that they have a very distinctive blink. Learn the purpose behind this symbol.

August 13, 2010


cat stretching on oriental rug

Why Do Animals Have Lighter Fur On Their Bellies?

Animals have mastered blending in with their surroundings. Yet, why do some animals have lighter fur on their bellies than on their backs?

July 12, 2010



How And Why A Cat Purrs

When a cat is happy they will purr. A Moment of Science examines the theories and causes of purring.

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