The monarch butterfly or simply monarch ( Danaus plexippus) is a milkweed butterfly (subfamily Danainae) in the family Nymphalidae. Other common names depending on region include milkweed, common tiger, wanderer, and black veined brown. It may be the most familiar North American butterfly, and is considered an iconic pollinator species. Its wings feature an easily recognizable black, orange, and white pattern, with a wingspan of The viceroy butterfly is similar in color and pattern, but is markedly ..
The narwhal, or narwhale ( Monodon monoceros), is a medium-sized toothed whale that possesses a large "tusk" from a protruding canine tooth. It lives year-round in the Arctic waters around Greenland, Canada, and Russia. It is one of two living species of whale in the Monodontidae family, along with the beluga whale. The narwhal males are distinguished by a long, straight, helical tusk, which is an elongated upper left canine. The narwhal was one of many species described by Carl Linnaeus in his publicatio..
Frost is the coating or deposit of ice that may form in humid air in cold conditions, usually overnight. In temperate climates it most commonly appears as fragile white crystals or frozen dew drops near the ground, but in cold climates it occurs in a greater variety of forms. ξ1 Frost is composed of delicate branched patterns of ice crystals formed as the result of fractal process development.
Waub-o-jeeg, also written Wa-bo-jeeg or other variants of Ojibwe Waabojiig (White Fisher) (c. 1747-1793) was a famous warrior and chief of the Ojibwa. He was born into the Adik (caribou) doodem some time in the mid-18th century near Zhaagawaamikong on the western end of Lake Superior. His father Ma-mong-a-ze-da was also a noted warrior, who fought for the French in the Battle of the Plains of Abraham. Although Wabojeeg's family had intermarried with the Dakota people during times of peace, and he h..
The Ozarks (also referred to as Ozarks Mountain Country, the Ozark Mountains, and the Ozark Plateau) are a physiographic and geologic highland region of the central United States. It covers much of the southern half of Missouri and an extensive portion of northwestern and north central Arkansas. The region also extends westward into northeastern Oklahoma and extreme southeastern Kansas. The Shawnee Hills of southwest Illinois, which lie near the eastern edge of this region, are commonly called the "Illin..
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of A. Lincoln, a major new biography of one of America’s greatest generals—and most misunderstood presidentsFinalist for the Gilder-Lehrman Military History Book Prize In his time, Ulysses S...
Apple products, indie music, food co-ops, and vintage T-shirts make them weak in the knees.
They believe they''re unique, yet somehow they''re all exactly the same, talking about how they get Sarah Silverman''s subversive co..
Ten years on from the greatest triumph in English rugby history, Peter Burns traces the key influences that shaped Woodward's attitude to playing and coaching, inspiring how he introduced business practices to the sporting arena and created an elite cultur..
First, her ex-boyfriend Dakari is unjustly roughed up by a white police officer. Then her white teacher admits her fear of teaching in a mostly African-American school. Many of Payton's friends are also suspicious of her bi-racial cousin. Payton struggl..
CLOSEOUTS . Whether sheand#39;s off to school or extracurricular activities, sheand#39;ll love the roomy convenience of Pumaand#39;s Evercat Meridian 2.0 backpack for carrying her books, laptop, snacks and an extra layer to fend off a wet or chilly day. Av..
The Insta DEM has all the characteristics of a standard dry erase whiteboard but that's where the similarity ends. Unlike the other boards, there's no heavy frame or hauling if you want to change locations. The Insta DEM is constructed of a contour pad bas..
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 1.2 GHz Quad core with Andreno 305 GPU
13MP Main Camera with LED Flash and 5MP Front camera.
8GB Internal Memory, 1GB RAM. Micro SD Slot up to 64GB
4G HSPA up to 42 Mbps Nationwide including AT&T, T-Mobile, MetroPCS, Cricket Wir..
Women's white 'Mad' jumper from Vero Moda with a textured striped construction. Cutting a regular fit the sweater features a crew neckline dropped shoulders and long sleeves with ribbed cuffs. E.N. 81% Polyester 16% Co..
Only now, it's been upgraded with all new optics and a sleek design. You have 4 new lenses to help capture beautiful iPhone photos like never before. The Wide Angle and Fisheye lenses have been improved to give you clearer images and the increased flexibil..
The Ozarks (also referred to as Ozarks Mountain Country, the Ozark Mountains, and the Ozark Plateau) are a physiographic and geologic highland region of the central United States. It covers much of the southern half of Missouri and an extensive portion
Waub-o-jeeg, also written Wa-bo-jeeg or other variants of Ojibwe Waabojiig (White Fisher) (c. 1747-1793) was a famous warrior and chief of the Ojibwa. He was born into the Adik (caribou) doodem some time in the mid-18th century near Zhaagawaamikong o