Animals Are Awesome

16Aug 17
How Climate Change Is Impacting Sea Turtles

How climate change is impacting sea turtles

Every summer, some species of sea turtles migrate north along the east coast of North America to feed. When the weather starts to turn cool again, these turtles turn around and head south. Along the way, turtles sometimes get stuck at Cape Cod, an area of coastal land in Massachusetts that extends in the shape…

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18Aug 17

Spiders eat lizards in food chain reversal

The regal jumping spider weighs in at less than an ounce. A new study in the Journal of Arachnology has shown that this spider can devour frogs and lizards over…

17Aug 17

How a sloth gets around

Have you ever seen a sloth move? Sloths are one of the slowest animals around, so how do they get around their habitats? As it turns out, sloths are actually…

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Each book in the Animals Are Awesome series offers insight into the fascinating lives of some of the world’s most incredible animals. From what they eat and where they live to descriptions of different species and how they spend their days, readers will learn lots of fun facts about their favorite animals.