Defensive Flight Maneuvers

Defensive Flight Maneuvers

What insect is designed for defensive flight?  A brightly colored butterfly would seem to be an easy lunch for birds because it flies so slowly. Its wings are not streamlined aerofoil wings like those of birds. Yet, researchers were amazed at the variety of flapping...
Inspiring Insect Ears

Inspiring Insect Ears

What can we learn from an insect’s ability to hear?   The common fly may have a hearing ability capable of revolutionizing hearing aids for humans. Human hearing is possible because of our ability to sense tiny differences in air pressure waves (sound) entering...
Terrific Trunk Design

Terrific Trunk Design

  What animal has an appendage more useful than a “Swiss army knife”? The elephant’s trunk can breathe, rub an itchy eye, scratch an ear, greet and hug a friend, pick up a 300 pound load, snatch a penny lying flat on the floor and locate a nearby friend or food....
Young Universe Signs

Young Universe Signs

  Did you know our solar system is full of astronomical evidence indicating its recent creation? Here are a few discoveries that suggest a young creation. There are discoveries of volcanic activity on the moon, if the moon is old, it should be cold. The moon is moving...
Dinosaur Clues

Dinosaur Clues

How does the evidence reveal rapid burial and fossilization of dinosaurs?   Many dinosaur skin impressions have been found offering scientists detailed information of the surface appearance of dinosaurs. This excellent preservation means oxygen could not be present;...

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