Wacky Weekend: Rainforest Animals

Lots of different animals live in our world’s rainforests, which are areas with warm weather, tall trees, and—you guessed it—plenty of rain! Check out the wacky animals that call this diverse habitat home in the photo gallery below.

Scientists think the cheerful markings on Hawaii's happy face spider might keep hungry birds away.
Photograph by Photo Resource Hawaii, Alamy Stock Photo
When startled, the green basilisk lizard of Central America can run across the water's surface.
When startled, the green basilisk lizard of Central America can run across the water's surface.
Photograph by Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Joe McDonald, Getty Images