The horns of Oryx antelopes are 120-150 centimeters long. This is where they get their name, because "Oryx" is Greek and basically means "pointed tool". Lions, Leopards, and hyenas no doubt have to learn the hard way that these antelopes can also use them very well to defend themselves. Its habitat in the desert can reach temperatures of well over 40 degrees Celsius. However the Oryx antelope knows a trick against the heat. It raises its own body temperature until i Celsius. However the Oryx antelope knows a trick against the heat. It raises its own body temperature until it is higher than that of its environment. This way it can give off heat and absorb "cooler" air.… read more
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
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Create a bathroom space your kids will love—and your whole family can enjoy—with these fun and functional accessories.
Show Santa what's up this Christmas when you gift your kids one of these so-cool stocking stuffers under $25. From robot building kits and scented markers to hi-bounce putty and slime monsters, you're sure to win Christmas with one of these great gifts.</p>
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
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Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
Back-to-school shopping is fun with these outfit ideas that parents and kids will love. These outfits will show off their personality and give them the confidence to tackle the upcoming school year.
Includes 1 Medium Figure & 1 Stackable Accessory. Disney's cutest characters are cuter than ever with our Mini "Tsum Tsum" Collect...ion. read more
Baby cheetahs are very helpless and only open their eyes after two weeks. When their mother is out hunting, they are completely de...fenseless against hungry lions and hyenas. The best possible camouflage is the only chance they have. A long, silver mane helps them here. It stands up like a Mohican hairstyle and looks like long blades of grass from afar. Baby cheetahs learn to hunt for themselves when they are around six months old. After one or two years, the little ones are out of the woods and can fend for themselves. read more
Giraffe bulls are so large, they can put their head through the window of the second floor of a building and say "hello". Their to...ngue is up to 50 centimeters long, is desensitized to prickly leaves, and has an unusual color: it is dark blue. This color helps protect it from sunburn when giraffes use it to wrap around and pluck leaves. Even animals as large as giraffes need to sleep between meals. When there is no threat of danger, they lie down for a nap, but in the wilderness they mainly sleep standing up. read more
Cheetahs are excellent hunters. First of all they approach their prey very carefully until they are within a few meters, then when... the time is right, they run at lightning speed. If the fleeing prey suddenly changes direction, the Cheetah can simply turn its body mid-leap. Its flexible spine makes this possible. However, if they have no success after a few hundred meters, they have to give up. The high speed is so energy-sapping, they can only keep it up for a short distance. read more
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sheep have been used as productive livestock for centuries and provide meat, skin and wool. as herbivores and ruminants they are b...usy with either grazing or ruminating. as there are hundreds of breeds, there can be huge differences between these... read more
Lis and the little Pegasus foal are inseparable friends. The two of them spend most of their time together, run along the Rainbow ...River, fly over the colorful meadows or play together at the skirts of the forest. They plan to discover the world... read more
When Meena sits at her haunt below an old elm tree, all kinds of animals often join her to have her stroke their fur. Roe deer, sm...all bunnies but also all the other small animals living in Rainbow Land are fond of Meena. Frequently, she also cavorts... read more
Measuring 7.5 meters in its length and standing 2.5 meters tall, the Pentaceratops was one of the largest ceratopsid dinosaurs. Un...like the more famous Triceratops, the Pentaceratops had a five-horned skull. All ceratopsids had a powerful frill, which... read more
Sheep have been used as productive livestock for centuries and provide meat, skin and wool. As herbivores and ruminants they are b...usy with either grazing or ruminating. As there are hundreds of breeds, there can be huge differences between these... read more
All Schweich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Utah raptor was a... fast, agile Raptor, which would hunt herbivorous dinosaurs. read more
This Schleich Shire Mare Toy Figure will take your child's playtime to a whole new level of fun. Designed for older kids and colle...ctors too, it is carefully crafted to represent the real thing. This Schleich figurine has incredible, realistic... read more
Lions roam the African savannah in families called prides that are made up of related females, their children, and a single male. ...When a male reaches adulthood he gets kicked out of the pride and has to go seek his own group. Female lions hunt as a... read more
Harbour seals are a type of pinniped, native to all the temperate seas in the north. They are small and slender animals. The males... can reach a length of 170 cm and weigh up to 100 kilograms and are thus considerably larger than the females. They live in the northern hemisphere both in the Pacific and Atlantic Ocean. Grown harbour seals solely feed on fish. They are clever and skilful swimmers. In some zoos, people can take a look at them doing their tricks in a seal show. read more
Early in the morning, as soon as the dew in the meadows of bayala begins to glint in the first rays of the sun, Sera can be seen, ...lost in thought, wandering through nature. When she stoops to pick a rare flower or pluck a few precious leaves from a... read more
The Ardennes is one of the oldest cold-blooded animals and originates from the Ardennes - a wooded mountain range between Belgium,... Luxembourg and France. It is a real powerhouse, but still quiet, durable and reliable. In the Middle Ages the Ardennes... read more
the cape buffalo is a massive bovine with sturdy legs. in contrast, its coat is sparse and coarse.cape buffalo form family groups ...of 3-10 animals. however, they can also form herds of several hundred. the herd is directed by a female while an adult... read more
The alligator is a dangerous predator with exceptionally strong jaw muscles. Only the white shark can bite harder than him. The in...teresting thing: only the muscles that close the jaws are extremely strong. The muscles that open the snout are so weak that they can be closed with simple tape. Compared to the saltwater crocodile, alligators are smaller and much wider. They live only in rivers and lakes in the south-eastern part of the United States and China. read more
Originally domesticated in Southwest Asia, China, and Europe, pigs were valuable and easy to please thanks to their adjustable nat...ure and status as omnivores. For meat, bristles, and skin, pigs were profitable in farming. Currently, in some countries,... read more
Tigers, one of the most endangered animals in the world, are the largest of all living cats. They live in forests, grasslands, and... swamps where they hunt alone for animals such as deer, wild pigs, and buffalo. (They also eat smaller creatures like fish and birds or even other large predators like leopards.) They've been known to eat up to eighty pounds of meat in a single feeding! Tigers can travel for long distances and can leap as much as thirty feet in a single bound. They live alone and only come together to mate; females give birth to two or three babies at a time. Today only six remaining subspecies of tiger remain -- the Bengal, Indochinese, Malayan, Siberian, South China, and Sumatran. read more
serving humans for thousands of years, donkeys have fulfilled many tasks. in helping out on the farm, transporting goods, siring m...ules, keeping horses company, guarding sheep, and even being kept as pets, donkeys are very capable mammals. as beasts of... read more
Mandrills are a type of primate from the forests of Central Africa. The bright blue and red areas in their face and backsides and ...their yellow beards make them one of the most colorful mammals in the world. Mandrills are omnivores which feed mostly on... read more