Game of Thrones: A New Mascot Called Tritonia khaleesi

A newly discovered sea slug has been named after Game of Thrones character Daenerys Targaryen. The new sea slug was named Tritonia khaleesi after researchers noticed a resemblance between its pale appearance and the flowing locks of...

Reports of Mysterious Sea Monsters: Dancing Blob in Brazil And Bioluminescent Giant Squid in Bristol

You probably remember that in October 2013, the silvery carcasses of two giant oarfish (California, USA) and a mysterious giant skid (Spain) were discovered, baffling scientists and gaining a growing online following. Well in December 2013, so last month...

Geological Oddity: The Mystery of the Mima Mounds Solved

The Mima mounds are one of the strangest landscape features on Earth. Are they Native American burial mounds? Were they caused by earthquakes or glaciers? Aliens’ constructions? Now, scientists think they’ve discovered their mysterious formation process...

Animal Plague in Australia: Bats Infests a Local Park in Charters Towers, Queensland

Some find them cute! But, when you have around 80,000 smelly and noisy bats infesting the local park of your city, you desperately want to get rid of them! Charters Tower, in north Queensland, battles...

Strange Phenomenon: Australian Farm Invaded With Spiders After Terrible Flooding (VIDEO)

This looks like a peaceful farmhouse. It looks like a nearby field is softly draped in fog or snow. But the truth is actually terrifying: these lands have been completely taken over by millions...

Incredible Animal Behavior: The Amazing Defense Strategy of the Bombardier Beetle

We all have our defense strategies! That from the bombardier beetle is simply amazing: It shoots boiling-hot fluids out its rear end at its attackers! Bombardier beetles are ground beetles (Carabidae) counting more than 500 species...

Cool Feeding Behavior: Pancho the Sea Lion Steals Fish out of Fisherman’s Hands

Pancho is a sneaky sea lion, which was smart enough to know that the easiest prey isn't always in the water. As featured in the video below, Pancho, the sea lion, grab its lunch directly out...

Animal Mystery: Scientists Baffled Why Tone of Blue Whales is Changing

Blue whales are famed for their haunting songs that travel thousands of miles under the ocean. In 2009, scientists have discovered the world's largest mammals are singing in deeper voices every year - and...

Amazing Earth Phenomenon: ‘Super Pod’ of Dolphins Spotted In Canada (VIDEO)

This video shows the amazing moment thousand dolphins gathered in a 'super pod' in Canada This rare and unique event was recorded and fascinated ferry boat passengers traveling from Galiano Island to Tsawwassen in Canada. This...

Fracking Fluids Responsible for Fish Mass Die-off in Kentucky’s Acorn Fork

Hydraulic fracturing kills! The U.S. Geological Survey and and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have demonstrated that the widespread death or distress of aquatic species in Kentucky's Acorn Fork is related to hydraulic fracturing fluids spilling from...

Strange Animal Behavior: Deadly Cobra Snakes Protect a Sleeping Baby (VIDEO)

This video shows four potentially deadly cobras protecting a sleeping baby in India. Many web users points the parents' irresponsibility. These images were shared on the website YouTube on October 13, 2013. They show a baby...

Each Year 10,000 Dolphins are Illegally Killed for Shark Bait in Peru

Dolphins are chopped and skinned alive in Peru to use as shark bait for Asian delicacy Animal conservation groups are enraged over the brutal slaughtering of thousands of dolphins off the coast of Peru, where...

Amazing Animal Behavior: Grasshopper Mice Kill Scorpions Even When Hit by Poisonous Sting

Grasshopper mice are small, but they are real killers. They even eat scorpions. Incredible but true, the scorpion venom makes the mouse temporarily impervious to pain. As a result, it can attack and eat the scorpion,...

Animal behavior: These butterflies suck turtle tears to survive (VIDEO)

Our world is full of surprises. The following is one of the most wonderful! This must have been fantastic: Travel photographer Jeff Cremer and biologist Phil Torres recorded a stream of brightly-coloured butterflies smothering the heads of...

Strange Animal: World’s First Venomous Crab Found in Waters Off Western Australia

This is the first venomous crustacean ever discovered on earth. The venom glands of the so-called remipede express a unique toxin cocktail dominated by enzymes and a neurotoxin similar to that found in spiders. The first First venomous crustacean...

Strange News: Belgian Carrier Pigeons are Doped With Cocaine

Belgian racing pigeons, whose champions worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, are not immune to doping: six of them are being tested positive. After a working visit at the "The National Horseracing Authority of Southern...

Mysterious Sea Monters on Ancient Maps

What about the creatures that were thought to live in the Sea?  This post compiles different enchanting sea monsters observed on Medieval maps. The sea frightens and has been the stage for odd and strange...

Bee Mass Die-Off: What’s Killing Bees is Worst Than What you Thought

Bees are being killed. But what is the origin of this mystery mass die-off? The mysterious mass die-off of honey bees that pollinate $30 billion worth of crops in the US has so decimated America’s apis...

Mysterious Strandings in California: Two Rare Oarfish and a Saber-Toothed Whale Within a Week

But what is going on in southern California? Two oarfish carcarsses and an endangered saber-toothed whale whashed up onto Californian beaches. For the second time in a week, a rare, 13 ½ feet long oarfish has...

Mysterious Sea Creatures: Amazingly Rare 15-Foot Saber-Toothed Whale Washes up in California

Two days ago, californians found a giant oarfish on a beach. Now A incredible saber-toothed Whale has washed up in California. But why do these mysterious sea creatures strand? For the second time this week,...

Terrifying Underwater Creatures: Discover Six Mysterious “Sea Monsters” Around the World

Here are five good reasons to be terrified by the ocean... Yes mysterious and sometimes undetermined "Sea Monsters" inhabit our deep oceans! 1. Mysterious Giant Oarfish in California – October 13 2013 While snorkelling in Toyon Bay, marine...

Mysterious Moose Die-Off All Across the US

What is behind the strange moose die-off across the USA? It may be related to climate change. All across the US – from the West Coast to the East Coast, from the Rocky Mountains to...

The Strange-Looking Extinct Pinocchio Lizard is Still Alive

Ornithologists thought it was extinct. But the long-nosed Pinocchio lizard is still alive! This long-nosed Pinocchio lizard was spotted by an eco-tourism group who have been combing a remote area in the north west of...

Deadly Catfish: These “Freshwater Killer Whales” Strand Themselves to Hunt Pigeons

They mimic killer whales or bottlenose dolphins but live in fresh water: Discover how catfish, also described as “freshwater killer whales”  strand themselves to hunt pigeons. As shown in the following video, catfish — 1...

Mysterious Stranding of 22 Pilot Whales near La Coruna in Galicia, Spain

What's going on in the waters off the Northern coast of Spain these days? After the discovery of a mysterious giant squid in Cantabria, 22 pilot whales washed up and died on a beach...

Strange Animal Oddity: A Two-Headed Calf Born in Whiting, Vermont

This two-headed calf has two heads, two snouts, four eyes, but only one brain. It would have been a twin if it had split properly inside its mother as an egg. A two-headed, 75-pound calf is...

It’s Pretty Hard to be a Manatee in Florida!

Nowadays, it's pretty hard to be a manatee in Florida! Beginning of the year, they died 'en mass' because of a red tide. And during the winter, they are being harassed by tourists while warming...

Mysterious Giant Squid Discovered on Spanish Beach: Is it Architeuthis Dux?

Is this the carcass of the mysterious and fabled giant skid Architeuthis Dux carcass? Who knows! But one thing is clear: beachgoers stumbled upon a huge, almost intact, and scary squid body on a...

Montana Issues Over 6000 permits to Hunt the Last 625 Remaining Wolves

There's is going to be some blood... On the hunters' side. Indeed, in Montana, there is a 1:10 (wolf : hunter) ratio and 6.000 want to shoot at least one.   How is this possible! They...

Lake Natron in Tanzania transforms animals into statues creating eerie natural sculptures

Look at these photographs of calcified animals! It is surely the most horrific depiction of the "bird of peace" since Picasso's Guernica. Lake Natron is situated in Tanzania and is everything but hospitable: its water temperatures can reach...

Fairy Circle Mystery: New Explanation for the Strange Earth Phenomenon

Have you ever heard about the Fairy Circle Mystery? No? Well scientists have found a new expanation for this weird earth phenomenon! Science is a never ending road and each time a scientist believes he’s solved a...

Two Unexpected Animal Behaviors: Spider Webs Across Texas and Giant Hornet Attack in China

Today, two surprising and terrifying events occurred on two different sides of the world. 1. Giant spider webs cover Dallas and surroundings As shown in the following video, thin and sticky white spider webs appeared overnight on buildings...

Mysterious Animal Behavior: The Zombie Pigeons of Moscow

Pigeons, those hardy urban survivalists, rarely evoke much sympathy in humans. But last year, many residents of the Russian capital, Moscow, have expressed alarm at the growing number of dead and dying pigeons on city...

WTF is This Mysterious Sea Monster Caught by an Oil-Rig Cam?

Underwater video has recorded an impressive but mysterious sea monster! Do you know what it is? Drilling in the deep ocean can sometimes be surprising! Watch this mysterious creature caught by an oil-rig cam. Look at...

But Why Are So Many Whales and Dolphins Dying Mysteriously All Over The World These Days?

Giant fin whale found dead on beach in the Netherlands - September 15 2013 Viewers surround the carcass of a dead fin whale on the beach of s Gravenzande, The Netherlands, on September 16, 2013....

Eerie Nocturnal Bird Gathering at the Tribute in Light Memorial in New York on September 11 2013

Were they commemorating 9/11? What do they symbolize? Many hundreds of birds were attracted by the lights of the Tribute in Light memorial in New York during the night of September 11 2013. As shown in...

Mysterious Stranding of 100 Whales in Iceland

Some 100 pilot whales (dolphin family) stranded for still unexplained reasons on a beach around Snaefellsbaer in Iceland. The mysterious stranding started on September 7, 2013. Dozen were reported dead on Sunday morning! (SOURCE) This is...

Airguns Threaten Marine Wildlife In The Adriatic

Croatia wants to promote oil and gas in the Adriatic Sea and has started a huge seismic survey of the seabed. Environmentalists warn about consequences of this noise intensive exercise on whales and dolphins. Seismic tests using airguns...

Worst US Cricket Invasion In Years: Oklahoma Invaded By Giant Swarm of Crickets (VIDEOs and PHOTOS)

Yes they are everywhere from Tulsa to Oklahoma City, around or even inside your house. Crickets have invaded Oklahoma. As shown in the following video and photos, the insects seem to be everywhere and are...

They Look Like Snowflakes: 100,000 kg Dead Fish Found In Fuhe River in China

100,000 kilograms of dead fish have been recovered From the Fuhe river in central China. Background for this mass die-off is ammonia poisoning from a nearby chemical plant (Hubei Shuanghuan Science and Technology). According to authorities,...