Near the end of January and into February, throughout Montana hundreds of pregnant grizzly and black bears gave birth in their winter dens.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
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Thursday, March 05, 2015
It’s hard to believe but the hot, dry Sahara Desert in Africa and the rich green Amazon rain forest in South America have something in common – dust.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
When I think about crocodiles some of the first words that come to mind are: scary, huge lizard and big teeth. So it came as a surprise when I read that crocodiles like to play.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Thursday, January 29, 2015
Thursday, January 22, 2015
For many years scientists have been amazed by bar-headed geese, which fly over the high Himalayan Mountains while migrating between India or Tibet.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Ever seen a bowhead whale with a cane? No? Well, these big mammals may not use canes, but they certainly get old – possibly living more than 200 years.
Thursday, January 08, 2015
Thursday, January 08, 2015
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Being a youngster and trying to find a present for your mom, dad or grandparent is tough. Old people seem to already have all of the stuff they need, and the stuff they want is too darned expensive for a kid on an allowance or a depleted piggy bank.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Humans have many a lot of stuff made out of plastic. Many of your toys probably contain plastic. Water, milk and soda bottles are made of plastic. Many parents also choose plastic grocery sacks to carry food home in.
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Thursday, November 27, 2014
So you thought there was nothing to know about turkeys except whether you liked drumsticks or white meat. Think again. Here are eight facts about the big wild birds.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Thursday, October 16, 2014
Imagine going to the gym where your parents exercise and seeing a mountain lion on a treadmill. Crazy, right? Yet researchers were able to train some captive mountain lions in Colorado to walk on treadmills for a study.
Thursday, October 09, 2014
It’s fun to wear costumes on Halloween and go door to door collecting free candy. Sometimes when you dress up, even people you know don’t recognize you.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Last week there was a noisy rainstorm that came through Billings. There was a lot of thunder and lightning in the storm, making loud booms and flashes of bright white light. Maybe you saw it too.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Bears are smart, and when there is a chance that they may get food – like figuring out how to break into a car – they are very creative and will keep trying and trying if not scared away.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Great white sharks don’t use canes or wheelchairs, but recent research has shown that some of the fish are as old as your grandpa or grandma.