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Animals

Dinosaurs Laid Blue Eggs—And That's A Big Deal loading...
Dinosaurs Laid Blue Eggs—And That's A Big Deal
In a twist for paleontologists, a fossil nest found in China shows that coloured eggshells were not just for the birds.
Sneaky Animal Sex—Are They or Aren’t They? loading...
Sneaky Animal Sex—Are They or Aren’t They?
From corals to cichlids, some animals have sex you never even see.
Hidden Dangers Could Lurk in Your Next Meal loading...
Hidden Dangers Could Lurk in Your Next Meal
The medicines that stave off infections in people are wreaking havoc on our food supply.
About Animals

Animals are members of Kingdom Animalia, also known as Metazoa. All animals are multicellular and motile, meaning they can move impulsively and independently. 

For all they have in common, different animal species vary in spectacular ways. Some are more active at night (known as nocturnal) while others are most active during the day (known as diurnal). Some are merely a few cells; whiles others can weigh several tonnes.

The five most well-known classes of fauna are mammals (such as lions and monkeys), birds (such as ducks and emus), fish (such as sharks and snapper), reptiles (such as snakes and crocodiles) and amphibians (such as frogs and salamanders).

The exact number of animal species existing on Earth is still not known, with around 17-18,000 new species being discovered every year.

Scroll through the videos, photos and articles below to find out more about animals.

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