Genre: Biology

DYLAN AARONSON

The Nile Terrors by Dylan Aaronson, 7th grade Nile crocodiles have some interesting facts about them. One is that these reptiles can hold their breath for a couple of hours without any damage to the body or brain. On some occasions, crocs are able to slow down their metabolism. This means that when a food Read more…

JONATHAN LIM

MOURNING DOVES ARE AWESOME This has been the worst day of my life, because my mate has been killed by a hunter. There were many trees around us that rustled in the wind. The trees bent down because of the wind, but it looked like they were also mourning. The grass waved its long blades Read more…

DAVID ZHAO

The fascinating and slippery, gnarly and voracious… EELS!   Eels have always fascinated human beings, possibly because they have the strength to operate on land (although in a limited way) and because they are fish-like, but have few fins. In fact, they seem to resemble powerful and strong snakes. Did you know that moray eels Read more…

ANDREA CHANG

  A Certain Himalayan Cat   I remember the day I met my friend, a pure-bred Himalayan cat. A Himalayan is a cross between a Siamese and a Persian. Himalayans have the Siamese’s color points and the Persian’s fluffy, double layered coat. And this cat had the best of both worlds! This cat’s mother and father Read more…