Animals

A girl receives gifts from birds she’s been feeding

Girl receives gifts from birds she’s been feeding

8-year-old girl receives these gifts from the crows she’s been feeding since she was four!

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By |March 4, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

Luminous Life

PHOTINUS CAROLINUS AND PHAUSIS RETICULATA

More than four-fifths of Earth’s organisms known to make light live in the ocean. Their glowing existence has perks and pitfalls.   Photo by David Liittschwager/National Geographic

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By |February 23, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , , , , |

The hardest natural material ever found

The teeth of the limpet

Researchers discover that the teeth of the limpet, small aquatic snail-like creatures with conical shells, is hardest natural material ever found.

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By |February 19, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , , , |

Unbelievable Octopus camouflage

Octopus camouflage

Can you see an octopus??  Take a look at the video, for nature’s amazing camouflage capabilities…

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By |February 5, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , |

This is why Unicorns disappeared

Unicorns

Find out the ‘reason’ why Unicorns disappeared, in this clever commercial for French network Canal+.   Watch the video…

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By |February 3, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , |

Mighty Mites

PARAZERCON SP., magnified 556 times

Mites crawl and breed in the strangest places. Some set up shop on bodies. Like yours.   This predatory soil mite is the terror of its microscopic world. Parazercon mite, magnified 556 times. image © Martin Oeggerli /National Geographic

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By |January 21, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

The actual size of the sea’s elusive Monsters

elusive Monsters infographic

In this infographic you can find out the actual size of the seas elusive Monsters, compared to a human.

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By |January 15, 2015|Categories: Animals, Aquatic|Tags: , , |

A Shark giving Birth in the Ocean photographed for the first time

Shark giving Birth in the Ocean

An Oceanic Shark giving birth was photographed for the first time by Marine biologists off the coast of the Philippines. (more…)

By |January 13, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , , |

Tiger jumps to catch meat – in slow-motion

Tiger jumps

Watch the amazing power of the tiger, when jumps to grab its food, in slow-mo.  Take a look at the video…

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By |January 3, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , |

A Rare half-male and half-female Bird

cardinal half-male and half-female

A bi-colored northern cardinal half-male and half-female bird. These animals, called a “gynandromorph,” are rare.

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By |January 2, 2015|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , , |