One of a class of cold-blooded vertebrates that breathe with lungs and have dry, scaly, or horny skin. Most reptiles are land animals and lay eggs covered by a tough membrane. Snakes, lizards, alligators, crocodiles, and turtles are reptiles. Fossil remains of reptiles, such as dinosaurs are found in rocks…

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Meet the Ili PikaFriday March 27, 2015

Meet the Ili Pika

Look at this cute, tiny animal. It is called an Ili Pika (pronounced "illy PEEK-ah" or "Pika" for short) and it lives in the mountains in China. The pika is very small, measuring just 7 inches (20 centimeters) long. That…

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