Golden weave

29/12/2016 Known in the United States as the “banana spider”, the Golden weave spider (Nephila clavipes) is the spiderweb weaver more famous of its kind. Its threads shine like gold at the light of the sun due to a yellow silk pigment that gives a bright tone in the proper lighting. It is built in…

Howling

17/12/2016 New World primates, like the mantled howler, communicate theirselves by shouting. They have a unique throat system that allows them to emit sounds as if they were gorillas. Howlers emit these vocalizations to warn other group males of their territory, and they come accompained of young monkey and females grunts. These howling monkeys (in…

Metamorphosis

15/12/2016 The change is unavoidable. The world in fact means “form alteration”, giving place to an irreversible change in some groups of animals, not just insects. But today we will talk about them. A change is like a power, always comes with a great responsability and with a consequences. This will be reflected not only…

Homeless

14/12/2016 Probably, the most stressed crab on the Earth surface. The hermit crab is a crustacian which doesn’t have a though body. It doesn’t have a heavy carcass like other crabs, so it can’t protect itself. It has a very soft exoeskeleton, not as the one ot the left, so it needs an extern protection…