From movies to video games to political cartoons, pop culture is filled with possums!
Possums have a reputation for their scary demeanor, but appearances can be deceiving. Despite their intimidating hiss and ferocious teeth, the only thing a possum wants to bite into is some trash.
Marsupials are mammals best known for giving birth to premature babies that finish growing in their mother's pouch, but did you know that most of them also have multiple genitalia? Yeah, let's just say that things are about to get freaky.
It's possum week! Come learn the basics of America's favorite trash loving marsupial!
Every summer, NRQ sets aside time to dedicate a week to a deserving animal, and this year it's on America's only marsupial, the Virginia Possum!