Friday, October 20, 2017

The Latest

European Bison Spotted for the First Time in 250 Years, Immediately Shot

For the first time in more than 250 years, a wild bison was spotted in Germany after crossing the border from Poland — and immediately...

This Ancient Bear was 11 Feet Tall and Weighed 3,500 Pounds

Image: Wikimedia CommonsMeet the giant short-faced bear, a massive beast that roamed North and South America and dominated all sorts of other large predators...

This is the Oldest Known Wolf on the Planet

Image: FB/WolfWatchUKMeet Madadh, the oldest known wolf in the world.While the average wolf in the wild lives to only 8 and those in captivity...

Real or Fake: Megalodon Shark Tooth Embedded in Whale Vertebra

For quite a few years, this dramatic image of a Megalodon shark tooth embedded in an ancient whale vertebra has been making the rounds...

This Newly Discovered Giant Rat Weighs 2 Pounds

Image: Illustration by Velizar Simeonovski via YouTubeScientists have discovered a new giant rat species in the Solomon Islands that weighs more than two pounds,...

Praying Mantises Are Attacking Birds and Eating Their Brains

Image: Wikimedia CommonsIf you have a bird-feeder at home, you might want to keep an eye out for praying mantises. It turns out they...

Animals Are Floating on Trash from Japan to the U.S. after 2011 Tsunami

Image: NOAA Marine Debris Program via FlickrSix years after a massive earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan’s Tōhoku region, we’re still seeing the effects, even...

Wildlife Traffickers Smuggling Millions of Donkey Skins into China

Image: FacebookDonkeys are being neglected and killed to fuel the demand for a traditional remedy in China.The donkey skin remedy, named ejiao, is produced...

Conservationist Says Trophy Hunting Ban Actually Hurts Lions

Image: Wikimedia CommonsThe controversial practice of hunting and killing animals for sport has long outraged conservationists and animal lovers. But a ban on...

Wolves Seen Prowling just Outside Rome for the First Time in a Century

Image: LIPUWolves were caught on camera trap walking along a roadway just outside of Rome — something that hasn't taken place in over a hundred...

More Stories:

Hey there!

or

Sign in

Forgot password?

Don't have an account? Register

Close
of

    Processing files…