Ornithology, the branch of zoology that deals with birds. Included in ornithology is the study of all aspects of bird life, such as body structure, how birds learn and behave, and how they find their way when migrating. Ornithologists do research in the evolution, classification, and geography of birds. Most ornithologists work in universities, government agencies, museums, and zoos.
Mating shouldn't be something you lose your head over, but tell that to the male praying mantis. This poor creature has long been the butt of countless procreation jokes, but does he even deserve this unfortunate reputation?
The crustacean belongs to the same major division of the animal world as spiders, lobsters, shrimp and water flies. Take this quiz and learn more about how multi-faceted this group of creatures is.