Animals

Do wombats poop squares?

Do wombats poop squares? Wombats indeed seem to produce square droppings.  Some experts believe that the square shape may be caused by the way the wombat’s intestines process food. It shows, that the guts of these animals “are very special.” This unique digestive system works best when the food is broken down into small pieces,…

Animals

Amniotes vs Anamniotes. Main Characteristics of Amniotes and Anamniotes

Amniotes vs Anamniotes: Main Characteristics of Amniotes and Anamniotes What are Amniotes? Amniotes are a subclass of reptiles that includes mammals, birds, and turtles. Amniotes are distinguished from other reptiles by their ability to lay eggs on land that are protected by an amniotic membrane. This membrane allows for the embryos to develop without being…