Posts by Ginjer.Clarke

Amazing Aquariums

Posted on Jun 3, 2016 | 0 comments

The word aquarium means “place of water,” but whenever I visit one, I feel like it is a place of wonder. Check out these gorgeous jellyfish at the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland: At the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, I got up close with a variety of wildlife: spotted stingray hyacinth macaws South African penguin giant spider crab jellyfish sea turtle And at the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, I got to spot these fearsome creatures: Komodo dragon stalking Komodo dragon posing Komodo dragon looking at me! lionfish bull shark snapping...

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Metro Zoo of Richmond

Posted on Jun 3, 2016 | 0 comments

We visit this great small local zoo near our home in Richmond as often as we can. Here are some of my favorite animals from our various trips over the years. Enjoy these crazy creatures! flamingos peacock kissing budgerigars roseate spoonbill and wood stork South African penguin Galapagos tortoise African porcupine Australian binturong orangutans warthog rhinoceroses giraffe dromedary camel baby dromedary camel...

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What’s Up in the Amazon Rainforest

Posted on Feb 28, 2016 | 1 comment

What’s Up in the Amazon Rainforest

You’ll learn all about the plants and animals, as well as the people, that live in the Amazon Rainforest and the habitat itself.

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Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

Posted on Apr 14, 2011 | 0 comments

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

I took a terrific trip with my family to the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. recently, and we saw many of the animals from my books there. If you get a chance to go, check out the giant squid in the huge tank that was too big for me to photograph, plus the other weird creatures in the Deep Ocean exhibit, and of course the awesome...

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Pouch Babies

Posted on Dec 7, 2010 | 6 comments

Pouch Babies

Over twenty different kinds of marsupials, including kangaroos, koalas, and more!

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