No, I’ve never seen a full leg growing out of the top of a calf’s head

A calf was born with a fifth leg on its head in Baxter County, Arkansas. The little Angus calf came into the world with a fifth leg, but that's not all. "When it came in...

145 pilot whales die in mass stranding on a beach in New Zealand – Half of the whales EUTHANIZED

A group of up to 145 pilot whales have died after becoming stranded on a beach on Stewart Island in New Zealand. The animals were discovered by a walker late on Saturday, strewn along...

Rat hepatitis: Disease previously found only in rats is spreading to humans and doctors don’t know why

Rat hepatitis, a disease previously found only in rats is spreading to humans – and doctors don’t know why. A second victim has surfaced in Hong Kong, with medics unable to verify how the...

A contagious brain-eating disease is threatening the deer population of Alabama… And can potentially infect humans…

A brain-eating disease known as Chronic Wasting Disease (or CWD) is threatening the deer population of Alabama. It's a contagious brain disease and can potentially infect humans who consume diseased deer. Rifle season began on...

A bald eagle, a red-tailed hawk and dozens of birds drop dead from the sky in Hillsboro, Oregon

Wildlife officials are investigating a mysterious mass bird death in Hillsboro, Oregon, where dozens of red-winged blackbirds and European starlings were found dead in a field off West Union Road, along with a bald...

A rapidly breeding monkey species carrying a rare and deadly form of herpes could put humans at risk as the population grows in Florida

These wild monkeys thrive in Florida — and carry a deadly virus. The monkeys carry a rare and deadly form of herpes virus called herpes B. It’s extremely, extremely rare for herpes B to...

Burmese python invasion in Florida is a hidden legacy of Hurricane Andrew, the costliest storm in Florida’s history

It's been 26 years since Hurricane Andrew became the costliest storm in Florida's history, but today residents of the Sunshine State are still paying the price in a way few would have imagined. Captive...

Spiders invade Lake Vistonida in Greece (videos and pictures)

Lake Vistonida is currently being invaded by spiders in Greece. A true spider apocalypse! Perfect for Halloween! According to locals, the spiders have already weaved 100s of meters of webs in only 2-3 days. Everything from...

Flash hailstorm kills 400 kangaroos and 150 goats in New South Wales, Australia

A flash storm that ripped through parts of drought ravaged Far West New South Wales has left a trail of death and destruction. Up to 400 kangaroos and 150 goats were found dead in...

Are the birds in Gilbert, Minnesota, actually drunk? They keep crashing into things!

It appears some birds are getting a little more 'tipsy' than normal. Robins, cedar waxwings and other birds in Gilbert, Minnesota, are flying into windshields, bumping into trees and looking mighty disoriented. The birds...

Here’s something you don’t see everyday – or ever in Lake Michigan

It is not every day someone reports an alligator in Lake Michigan and the report is true. This time the call was followed up with video of this four foot alligator slowly swimming in...

Hundreds of birds drop dead from trees in Poland

Some 200 jackdaws have been found dead in the Warsaw district of Mokotów since late on Thursday, when a woman reported the birds falling out of the trees between apartment blocks. They found 130 dead...

Mosquito-pocalypse: Swarms of uncharacteristically large mosquitoes have overtaken North Carolina in the wake of Hurricane Florence

Monster mosquitoes 3 times larger than normal terrorize North Carolina in wake of Hurricane Florence. Severe flooding caused by Hurricane Florence apparently caused dormant gallinipper eggs to hatch, swelling the population of the blood-thirsty...

Water supply infested with brain-eating amoebas near Shreveport, Louisiana

A portion of a water system that serves south Bossier Parish has tested positive for a brain-eating amoeba, according to the operator of the water system. https://usat.ly/2QiP5zY

Some aggressive invasive disease-carrying jumbo-sized super-ticks were discovered for the first time in Sweden

This is just what we need! Scientists just have discovered a giant Hyalomma tick, which can become 3 cm long and can bite humans and transmit serious pathogens for the first time in Sweden....

Millions of fish die in lake Toba the largest volcanic lake around the world situated in the caldera of a supervolcano in Indonesia

Millions of fish in floating cages died suddenly this week in Lake Toba, the biggest lake in Indonesia, after its water became suddenly cloudy. Lake Toba is the site of a massive supervolcanic eruption...

It’s not just in Florida! Ecosystems collapse around the world as seagulls drop from the sky, millions of fish are dying, and whales are stranding unusually

While hundreds of thousands of aquatic animals are being killed by a devastating and unprecedented red tide in Florida, other parts in the world have also recorded many unusual animal mass die-offs these days....

Hundreds of Galah birds mysteriously fall from the sky in Burra, Australia

About 200 galahs have been found dead in the South Australian town of Burra, prompting investigations by the state's Department for Environment and Water and the local council. Dead birds started turning up in...

Some Rivers Are So Drug-Polluted, Their Eels Get High on Cocaine

Critically endangered eels hyped up on cocaine could have trouble making a 3,700-mile trip to mate and reproduce—new research warns. And while societies have long grappled with ways to cope with the use of illicit...

Octopus, starfish and shrimps: Sea creatures fall from the sky during intense storm in Chinese coastal city

On June 13, the city of Qingdao was suddenly engulfed by convective weather caused by strong winds, hail and thunderstorms. A large number of trees in the urban area were broken, blocking traffic damaging...

Bizarre mutant fish with pigeon head caught in China (VIDEO)

Images of a bizarre fish sporting, what looks to be, the head of a pigeon is raising eyebrows online after it was caught in China. Reeled in by a fisherman near the Chinese city of...

Massive insect plague: Millions of caterpillars invade Blue Hill, Maine and trigger a statewide traffic advisory

Their smell reminds Devon Granger of a bait truck. And when she runs them over with her car, the sound makes her think of popcorn, popping. Granger is talking about the caterpillars. That’s right....

Hundreds of birds fall from the sky in Russia

Residents of the Sverdlovsk region discovered hundreds of dead birds covering the roadsides of a highway near Nizhny Tagil in Russia. But what exactly caused these birds falling from the sky is still unknown....

Terrifying video of mayflies swarming at a gas station in Slidell, Louisiana

"Yeah, I think we will find another gas station." Check out this (terrifying) video of mayflies swarming at a gas station in Slidell, Louisiana Monday night, May 28, 2018. This couple driving through Slidell, Louisiana...

Unknown wolf-like creature shot by farmer near Denton, Montana

Is it a wolf? A new kind of hybrid dog species? This mysterious furry creature shot in Montana has even wildlife experts puzzled. The animal was shot on a ranch outside Denton on May 16,...

Giant swarm of bugs invades Marble Beach Marine, Iowa like a devastating tornado

Look at these pictures captured Monday evening, around 8:45pm near Marble Beach Marine in Spirit Lake, Iowa. These 3 living tornadoes are actually swarms of bugs that are currently starting to invade Iowa. Very...

111 horses die after getting trapped in a muddy stock pond as dramatic drought grips northern Arizona

111 horses have died on tribal land in northern Arizona, apparently after getting trapped in a muddy stock pond over the past week. Photos show clusters of horses with dried mud on their bodies,...

Fish fall from the sky in Iran, China and India (video)

Rain of flightless animals has been reported throughout history. In the first century AD, Roman naturalist Pliny The Elder documented storms of frogs and fish. In 1794, French soldiers saw toads fall from the...

Invasion of strange sailor jellyfish in Barcelona and along the Catalan coast – Giant sunfish washes up in New Zealand (videos and pictures)

What? Blue sand? Nope! These are thousands of blue jellyfish covering several beaches of Barcelona and along the Catalan coast. The jellyfish started appearing last Saturday, coloring the sand and coastal water in blue in...

Watch out for snakes and fire ants as rising temperatures open up new ground to venomous creatures even in your backyard

Watch out for snakes, spiders and fire ants: Rising temperatures are opening up new ground to venomous creatures, including your own backyard. By 2050, rising temperatures will be the fastest growing threat to biodiversity in...

A giant indoor farm in China is breeding 6 billion cockroaches a year, and here’s why:

A giant indoor farm in China is breeding 6 billion cockroaches a year. This article turns a spotlight on the ‘disgusting’ insect with apparently remarkable medicinal qualities at the world’s largest breeding facility, where...

Billions of purple jellyfish-like creatures wash up on beach in Palavas-les-Flots, south of France (video)

This is just insane! What is going on on Earth! Billions of purple jellyfish-like creatures washed up on beach in Palavas-les-Flots, south of France on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. It's reportedly the first time...

More than 130 black-headed gulls drop dead along Ptuj Lake in Slovenia

Over 130 black-headed gulls were found dead along Ptuj Lake last weekend and another couple of dozen dead birds were found there this week. While bird flue has been ruled out, the cause of...

50 black kites fall from sky raising alarm in one of the most air polluted Indian cities

We never speak enough of the air we are breathing! Well sometimes, it is so polluted that birds drop dead from the sky! Around 50 black kites died in less than 24 hours in...

Dozens of geese fall from the sky during a severe hail and thunderstorm in Idaho Falls (video)

Dozens of geese plummeted from the sky during a severe hail and thunderstorm Saturday evening. The birds suddenly fell into a parking lot near Yellowstone Highway and Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls around 7...

Well, this was deeper than I thought!

The horse and its rider severely underestimated the depth of a beach puddle... And I cannot tell if that's a seagull or a person laughing at their misfortune at the end. :-)

After 150 whales in Australia now 50 dolphins dead in Argentina – Something unprecedented is killing our marine mammals!

Two shocking mass die-offs have made the headlines within the last 5 days. On March 22, 2018, 143 whales died after a mass-stranding at Hamelin Bay, 10km north of Augusta, Australia. Now, just 2...

More than 150 whales stranded in Hamelin Bay, Australia – Cause unknown, 143 dead, only 7 rescued (video and pictures)

More than 150 short-finned pilot whales have stranded en masse at Hamelin Bay, 10km north of Augusta, Australia early this morning. Around 143 whales have died after beaching themselves. Parks and Wildlife Service staff...

Loch Ness creature found dead on beach in US State of Georgia (video)

What is this strange sea creature discovered at Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge in Golden Isles, Georgia? A dead seal? Or a Loch Ness-type thing? With its elongated neck and small head, the mysterious...