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  •   The Tassled Scorpionfish is an extremely dangerous species of ocean fish. They are one of approximately 100 species of scorpionfish. The Tassled Scorpionfish attains an average length of approximately […]

    Tassled Scorpionfish

      The Tassled Scorpionfish is an extremely dangerous species of ocean fish. They are one of approximately 100 species of scorpionfish. The Tassled Scorpionfish attains an average length of approximately […]

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  •   The Bearded Fireworm is a species of marine bristleworm. They are endemic to the tropical western Atlantic Ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea. The Bearded Fireworm may also be found […]

    Bearded Fireworm

      The Bearded Fireworm is a species of marine bristleworm. They are endemic to the tropical western Atlantic Ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea. The Bearded Fireworm may also be found […]

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  •     The Cone Sea Snail is the collective name of any of the species of predatory sea snails. Many are brightly colored, and most are found in tropical ocean […]

    Cone Sea Snail

        The Cone Sea Snail is the collective name of any of the species of predatory sea snails. Many are brightly colored, and most are found in tropical ocean […]

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  •   The Great Blue Hole is large submarine sinkhole located off the coast of Belize. It lies near the center of a small atoll named Lighthouse Reef. This is situated […]

    Great Blue Hole

      The Great Blue Hole is large submarine sinkhole located off the coast of Belize. It lies near the center of a small atoll named Lighthouse Reef. This is situated […]

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  •   The Dallol Hydrothermal Field is an incredible wonder of geology. It is located in a remote part of the northern Danakil Depression in NE Ethiopia. The Dallol Hydrothermal Field is […]

    Dallol Hydrothermal Field

      The Dallol Hydrothermal Field is an incredible wonder of geology. It is located in a remote part of the northern Danakil Depression in NE Ethiopia. The Dallol Hydrothermal Field is […]

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  •   The Crystal Cave is the most famous of the many caves in Bermuda. It is located close to Castle Harbor, in Hamilton Parish. The geological marvel that is Crystal […]

    Crystal Cave

      The Crystal Cave is the most famous of the many caves in Bermuda. It is located close to Castle Harbor, in Hamilton Parish. The geological marvel that is Crystal […]

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  •   The Oak Treehopper is an insect species common to parts of North America. They will be found almost exclusively on oak trees. The Oak Treehopper appears to inhabit both […]

    Oak Treehopper

      The Oak Treehopper is an insect species common to parts of North America. They will be found almost exclusively on oak trees. The Oak Treehopper appears to inhabit both […]

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  •   The Black Witch Moth is a large species of moth. This lovely Lepidoptera is found throughout Central America, Mexico, and into the southern United States. The Black Witch Moth may attain […]

    Black Witch Moth

      The Black Witch Moth is a large species of moth. This lovely Lepidoptera is found throughout Central America, Mexico, and into the southern United States. The Black Witch Moth may attain […]

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  •   The Picasso Bug is one of the approximately 450 known species of shield-backed bug. They are a medium-sized species of shield-backed bug.  They are generally oval shaped , and […]

    Picasso Bug

      The Picasso Bug is one of the approximately 450 known species of shield-backed bug. They are a medium-sized species of shield-backed bug.  They are generally oval shaped , and […]

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  •   The Iriomate Cat is a subspecies of the leopard cat. The IUCN classified this animal as: Critically Endangered in 2008. The total known population consists of only 109 individuals. Their […]

    Iriomate Cat

      The Iriomate Cat is a subspecies of the leopard cat. The IUCN classified this animal as: Critically Endangered in 2008. The total known population consists of only 109 individuals. Their […]

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  •   The Golden Armadillo Lizard is a species of lizard endemic to the desert regions of southern Africa. They are a most unique species of animal. Their colors range from […]

    Golden Armadillo Lizard

      The Golden Armadillo Lizard is a species of lizard endemic to the desert regions of southern Africa. They are a most unique species of animal. Their colors range from […]

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  •   The Reindeer is a species of deer native to the Arctic and subarctic regions. They vary widely in color and size. Contrary to popular belief, both sexes grow antlers. […]

    Reindeer

      The Reindeer is a species of deer native to the Arctic and subarctic regions. They vary widely in color and size. Contrary to popular belief, both sexes grow antlers. […]

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  •   This plant is the interestingly named Phoenix Plant. This is the collective name of any of 14 species of palms within a single genus. They are native to diverse regions, […]

    Phoenix Plant

      This plant is the interestingly named Phoenix Plant. This is the collective name of any of 14 species of palms within a single genus. They are native to diverse regions, […]

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  •     The Hawaiian White Hibiscus is a plant species native to a small geographic range. It is endemic to the Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Moloka’i only. Even in […]

    Hawaiian White Hibiscus

        The Hawaiian White Hibiscus is a plant species native to a small geographic range. It is endemic to the Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Moloka’i only. Even in […]

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  •   The Mantis Shrimp is a  highly aggressive marine crustacean. They come in variety of colors ranging from a drab brown to bright neon-like colors. The Mantis Shrimp averages approximately 12 […]

    Mantis Shrimp

      The Mantis Shrimp is a  highly aggressive marine crustacean. They come in variety of colors ranging from a drab brown to bright neon-like colors. The Mantis Shrimp averages approximately 12 […]

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  •      The uniquely named Obese Dragonfish is a species not commonly seen. This is due more to their particular habitat, than an apparent dearth of numbers. Due to insufficient […]

    Obese Dragonfish

         The uniquely named Obese Dragonfish is a species not commonly seen. This is due more to their particular habitat, than an apparent dearth of numbers. Due to insufficient […]

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  •    The English Oak is a species of oak tree endemic to most of Europe, Anatolia, the Caucasus, and parts of North Africa. They are a large, deciduous species. They […]

    English Oak

       The English Oak is a species of oak tree endemic to most of Europe, Anatolia, the Caucasus, and parts of North Africa. They are a large, deciduous species. They […]

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  •   The Sea Otter is a marine mammal native to various coastlines of the northern Pacific Ocean. Adults may weigh as much as 100 lb (45 kg.). This makes the […]

    Sea Otter

      The Sea Otter is a marine mammal native to various coastlines of the northern Pacific Ocean. Adults may weigh as much as 100 lb (45 kg.). This makes the […]

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  •   Cano Cristales is the name of an extraordinary river in Colombia. This unique river is located within the province of Meta. It is also often referred to as the […]

    Cano Cristales

      Cano Cristales is the name of an extraordinary river in Colombia. This unique river is located within the province of Meta. It is also often referred to as the […]

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  •     Mt. Everest is the tallest land mountain on earth. There are under-sea mountains that are taller. as determined by elevation above sea level. Mount Everest is located in […]

    Mount Everest

        Mt. Everest is the tallest land mountain on earth. There are under-sea mountains that are taller. as determined by elevation above sea level. Mount Everest is located in […]

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