Undercover Animals

UNDERCOVER ANIMALS If you’re on a secret mission a good disguise is important. The animal kingdom offers some of the best disguises out there. If there were an animal Secret Service, these beasties would make the perfect undercover agents. Agent Scarlet Kingsnake Alias: Lampropeltis elapsoides Disguises as: Coral snake Reason: Don’t attack me! I’m venomous! […]

Top 5 Biggest Small Animals

Top 5 Biggest Small Animals! What animals do you think of as typically small and cute? Butterflies? Frogs? For every tiny species, there’s got to be a ‘biggest’ one of the bunch, right? So, to celebrate the publication of AQUILA’s Giants issue, we’ve rounded up our top 5 biggest small animals! Biggest butterfly – Queen […]

Blue Whale facts for kids

Big blue whale facts you won’t believe! In the Giants issue of AQUILA we took a look at the Antarctic blue whale’s unlikely comeback. Once abundant across the world’s oceans, commercial hunting took the blue whale’s population down to a critically endangered level. Thankfully though, numbers are starting to creep up again – albeit very […]