In the September 2019 Issue Stumping for SnakesBy Rhonda Lucas Donald; Art by The CharacterShop Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Comic Adventures More Animal Stories Animal Stories Oh, Rats! January 20, 2020 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Mammals Comments Off on Oh, Rats! To most people, they’re creepy pests. To others, they’re cuddly pets. Both can be true. But there’s so much more to rats than that! … Animal Stories Will U B Mine? January 19, 2020 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Birds Comments Off on Will U B Mine? Like people, some birds show they care by offering gifts. Check out a few examples. … Animal Stories Arctic Outpost January 17, 2020 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Collections Comments Off on Arctic Outpost Every spring, scientists arrive at Station Nord near the North Pole to study changes in the Earth’s climate. Read about their latest excursion. … Animal Stories The Gar Guy January 16, 2020 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Fish Comments Off on The Gar Guy When Solomon David was 11 years old, he read a story about gars in Ranger Rick. He’s been hooked on these awesome fishes ever since! … Animal Stories Antarctic Adventure November 18, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Collections Comments Off on Antarctic Adventure Hop aboard an icebreaker ship to learn about wildlife in the Weddell Sea of Antarctica. … Animal Stories Smile—It’s a Sloth! November 17, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Mammals Comments Off on Smile—It’s a Sloth! Get a sloth’s-eye-view of life on Sloth Island in Guyana, a country in South America. … Animal Stories Birds of Paradise November 16, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Birds Comments Off on Birds of Paradise People long ago thought these unusual birds must have come from some other world: Paradise! … Animal Stories Meet the Boars October 19, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Mammals Comments Off on Meet the Boars If you think this mound of mystery animals looks like piled-up piglets, you’re right! They’re baby wild pigs called Eurasian boars. … Animal Stories City Penguins October 18, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Birds Comments Off on City Penguins What is little and blue, has wings but doesn’t fly, and enjoys the nightlife? Believe it or not, it’s a penguin! … Animal Stories Giving Terrapins a Head Start October 17, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Reptiles Comments Off on Giving Terrapins a Head Start Some diamondback terrapins are getting a head start in life, thanks to Maryland schoolkids. … Animal Stories Does It Fart? October 16, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Collections Comments Off on Does It Fart? A zebra does. But a goldfish rarely—if ever—does. And an octopus definitely does not. Discover more about animals that do and do not pass gas! … Animal Stories Hooked on Hornbills September 16, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Birds Comments Off on Hooked on Hornbills What’s that big black-and-white bird flying in overhead? It’s a male rhinoceros hornbill, delivering a mousy meal to his mate or a growing chick. … Animal Stories Tasmanian Devils September 15, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Mammals Comments Off on Tasmanian Devils This fierce-looking Australian mammal has a devil of a name—and faces a devil of a problem! … Animal Stories Tardigrades: Everywhere Bears September 13, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Creepy Crawlies Comments Off on Tardigrades: Everywhere Bears They’re tiny. They’re tough. And they’re closer by than you might think! … Animal Stories All Eyes on Chimps August 15, 2019 Michele Reyzer Animal Stories, Mammals Comments Off on All Eyes on Chimps Chimps learn everything they know by watching other chimps. And who else is watching and learning from chimps? Scientists in Uganda’s Kibale National Park. Follow along! … AmphibiansBirdsCollectionsCreepy CrawliesFishMammalsPrehistoricReptiles You must belong to the Ranger Rick Web Club to view this page now. Click here to sign in or join the Web Club.