Category Archives: Versus
Have you ever wondered why some trees have leaves while others have “needles”?
There are two basic systems for trees, and each has its own advantages and drawbacks. And of course, as can only be expected – there are exceptions to all the “rules!”
Do you know the difference between poison and venom? If you think you do, take the quiz below and record your answers. You can take the quiz again (it’s pasted below the post, too) after reading to see if your answers change.
Poisonous, Venomous, or Non-Toxic?
Portuguese Man o’ War “Jellyfish”: P or V or NT? *
Male Platypus: P or V or NT?
Fire-bellied Newt: P or V or NT?
Blue-ringed Octopus: P or V or NT?
Gila Monster: P or V or NT?
Monarch Butterfly: P or V or NT?
The Hooded Pitohui, a New Guinean bird: P or V or NT?
Black Widow: P or V or NT?