The word “sloth” is synonymous with “lazy” — but it turns out that three-toed sloths, one of the slowest-moving species on the planet aren’t lazy. Rather, they evolved to move so slowly so they wouldn’t have to eat so much!
Find out more about sloths and about their odd adaptation — watch the video!
Matthew M. Sullivan holds a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Grand Valley State University, with emphases in fiction and nonfiction. He lives smack-dab between some railroad tracks and Grand Rapids Michigan's third-busiest road, and spends his time studying film and literary fiction.
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