Seahorses: tiny treasures of the sea

Seahorses: tiny treasures of the sea

Seahorses: tiny treasures of the seaSeahorses are fish that look like tiny horses with curled tails.  They have a little fin on their back that lets them swim forward, backwards, up, and down.  This fin can beat 50 times per second, but it’s so small that seahorses...

How chicks are born: from egg to peeping fluff

How chicks are born: from egg to peeping fluff

How chicks are born: from egg to peeping fluffChicks start life inside an egg First, a mommy chicken grows tiny eggs inside her body. We call her a hen.  Hens can lay eggs all year long, but something special happens if a rooster is around. A rooster is a daddy...

The great salmon run

The great salmon run

The great salmon runOnce a year, salmon embark on an epic quest. They swim hundreds of miles — battling currents, escaping predators — never stopping to eat.  Let’s follow them on their journey to see what’s all the rush! The incredible journey of the mighty salmon  ...

Fireflies talk in their own languages

Fireflies talk in their own languages

Fireflies talk in their own languages  Advice from a firefly: Look on the bright side! Fireflies are insects that glow at night. They light their bellies with chemicals in their bodies and in the air. Each firefly species flashes with its own sequence to send a...