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This weird and rare deep sea creature is not an OARFISH but a DEAL FISH (Ribbonfish)

When I first saw the photograph I thought it was an oarfish... But it is actually a DEAL FISH or RIBBONFISH. The rare one-metre (3ft 3in) long specimen was found by Mr Dougan and his...

Amazing animal behavior: Carnivorous glow worms use bioluminescence to attract termites

The natural phenomenon of bioluminescense (the emission of light by a living organism) in known to be used by many species of algae, zooplanktons and fish around the world. This post brings you to the Emas...

Two lightning bolts strike One World Trade Center in New York on May 23 2014

Well, I believe you guys in New York weren't able to watch the first ever Camelopardalid meteor shower TONIGHT, as your sky was pretty much cloudy. Am I right? Actually, you had another incredible nature spectacle or better...

Camelopardalid meteor explosions: Loud booms in Louisianna, Virginia and Illinois

People in central Illinois are reporting a giant boom that shook a whole apartment complex about three hours ago on May 23, 2014. Some have seen flashes (green and orange) in the sky other nothing. In...

Strange sounds research: Windsor Hum is real but its source remains unknown

Since early 2011, residents of the City of Windsor and nearby communities have reported an intermittent low frequency noise, which has been labeled as the Windsor Hum. A previous study confirmed the existence of...

Giant sinkhole and flooding in front of Katz’s Delicatessen in New York

A water main ruptured and caused a 20-by-15-foot sinkhole to form before 11 a.m. Thursday. Water was shut off to the iconic deli where the famous coffee shop scene in ‘When Harry Met Sally’...

Rediscovery of the extinct Clarión Nightsnake in Mexico

The last time anyone saw a Clarion nightsnake was in 1936. Now, after going missing for close to 80 years, researchers have rediscovered the species on the remote Mexican island called Isla Clarión. Vertebrates are...

Pet fitness center: Treadmills for dogs – A new trend?

How to train lots of dogs at the same time? Dan Berber just had the brilliant idea to construct dog treadmills to make them sweat during their outdoor gym. He started with building one....

Tsunami on Lake Michigan? Well it certainly looks like one!

It was probably a good fishing day! I find the video amazing! What about you?  Follow us: Facebook and Twitter  

Climate change tranforms polar bears into cannibals eating their own cubs

Polar bears are known to be ruthless killers. But this scene proves polar bears will even attack and eat their own kind, even if it's a defenceless cub. Photographer Jenny E. Ross captured the shocking...

Terrible tradition: Chinese foot binding or how to get the perfect lotus foot

Foot binding was a custom practiced on young girls in China for about one thousand years from the 10th century and until the early 20th century. Beginning at an early age, young girls' feet were...

Locust invasion in Saudi Arabia: Insects attack residents and cause panic in May 2014

Massive swarms of locusts invaded the Saudi capital Riyadh, attacking residents and causing panic, halting traffic in many parts, and prompting houses and companies to shut their doors and windows. The locusts were everywhere. Authorities...

Giant shark ate Washington D.C. on Wednesday, May 22, 2014

Each day, meteorologists issue severe storm predictions for the U.S.A. On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, the National Weather Service released a map with a strong resemblance to a giant shark to forecast possible severe thunderstorms from Colorado...

HAARP Shutdown In Alaska: Are Strange Sounds Finally Going To Stop?

On May 14, 2014, the US Air Force gave official notice that it would dismantle the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) in Gakona, Alaska. The project has been stopped this summer as the US...

Bee apocalypse: Millions of honey bees escape after truck accident on Delaware highway

An estimated 16 million to 20 million honey bees swarmed a Delaware highway after a truck carrying 460 hives overturned on Interstate 95 outside of Newark on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Imagine the buzzing...

Stars communication: Our sun tries to interact with the Arctura Water Tank by sending a solar halo

best solar halo photo, best picture of solar halo may 2014, best image solar halo sweden may 2014, best image of solar halo 2014, best solar halo picture 2014, sun halo may 2014, strong solar halo over Östersund in Sweden in May 2014, This intense solar halo surrounds Arctura Water Tank in Sweden (named after a star). Star communication? Photo: Göran Strand
Astrophotographer Göran Strand shot this amazing picture of a building - hotwater storage tank in Östersund, Sweden – named Arctura (named after the star Arcturus in the constellation Bootes) and our sun forming a...

Crazy Russians drive through a wildfire as if they travelled to hell and back!

According to the uploader, this incredible dash cam video was recorded near Zheleznogorsk in Krasnoyarsk Krai during a wildfire. It features a car driving through a forest fire while the drivers wonder if they...

Whale almost swallows scuba diver in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

OMG! Rainer Schimpf probably had there the experience of his life! He got indeed almost swallowed by a 49-foot (15 meter) hunting Bryde's whale off the coat of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. As Schimpf...

2-meter crocodile almost killed by falling overweight accountant (240 pounds)

This overweight Russian woman was lucky to fall on and not beside the circus crocodile... The 240 pounds (120 kilograms) accountant of "Soviet Circus" fell on the two-meter long crocodile female Fedya in the...

The California drought is responsible for increasing earthquakes along the San Andreas Fault

The California drought is favorising uplift and seismicity along the San Andreas Fault. Human-induced groundwater depletion is responsible for observed seasonality in microseismicity at Parkfield and potentially affecting long-term seismicity rates for fault systems along the...