Earthworm Lessons?

Answer Teaching children about earthworms can be both interesting and important for them to learn about life sciences. Most children have come across earthworms when out playing or in the yard, so childre... Read More »

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The Uses of an Earthworm?

Earthworms aren't the cutest creatures in nature. These slimy, wiggling, faceless critters probably give some people the willies. But they are actually harmless. More than that, they are quite usef... Read More »

How Does an Earthworm Eat?

Charles Darwin said of the earthworm, "It may be doubted if there are any other animals which have played such an important part in the history of the world as these lowly organized creatures." Ind... Read More »

Is the earthworm an insect?

On One Hand: Earthworms are AnnelidsAnimals are grouped in subdivisions called phyla. The earthworm is part of the phylum Annelida. This phylum contains more than 9,000 known species. According to ... Read More »

Is an earthworm a heterotroph?

According to Science Encyclopedia, a heterotroph is any plant or animal that gets its nutrition by eating organic matter, or biomass. All animals and most microorganisms are heterotrophs. Earthworm... Read More »