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.
If you've ever placed catnip near a cat, you will notice that the plant causes the cat to react in an extremely unusual way. It will roll around and kick its legs. What is it in catnip that causes cats to have this reaction? Find out in this article.
Dik-Dik is a slender dwarf antelope found in the dry bushlands of East Africa. It stands about 14 inches (36 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs 6 to 7 pounds (2.7 to 3.2 kg).