Scientific name: orycteropus afer
The aardvark is from Africa. It is a very good digger and sleeps during the day and comes out at night to dig. Aardvarks are distantly related to elephants. Aardvarks eat ants and termites. Aardvarks are extremely primitive in their makeup and could be called a living fossil.
An arc is a curved line. If an arc curves for long enough without breaking, it becomes a circle or oval.
Bark is the outer layer of a tree or large plant. Many types of trees usually shed their bark once a year and grow fresh bark underneath the old. Insects like beetles and spiders like to live under loose bark.
The noise a dog makes is called a bark. It can be written as woof, yap, ruff or bow-wow. The dog in the picture is barking at the camera.
Bismarck is the capital of the state of North Dakota in the United States of America. It has a population of around 109,000 people.
A car park, also known as a parking lot, is a flat area made of asphalt where you put your car while you're not driving it.
It is dark when there is not much light and you have trouble seeing anything. It gets dark at night time, or when you close the curtains and shut the light out. The opposite of dark is light or bright. Dark may also be used to describe something that has much deeper colors than something else, or is close to black. The opposite of this kind of dark is pale.
Denmark is a monarchy in Europe. The capital of Denmark is Copenhagen. People in Denmark speak Danish.
Iraq is a country in western Asia. The capital of Iraq is Baghdad. People in Iraq speak Arabic and Kurdish.
Larks are small to medium sized birds that like to live and make nests on the ground. They eat insects and seeds. Larks have an intricate and pretty song that people like. Larks have been noted for thousands of years for their song.