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Animals

GoPro turtle inspires people to save Great Barrier Reef in mesmerizing footage (VIDEO)
Our planet’s beauty and fragility can never be understated. So, scientists with a GoPro teamed up with some turtles to take the viewer on a tour of the Great Barrier Reef – the endangered paradise, as seen from the point of view of its inhabitants.

05.07.2015 11:01

This is nuts! Water-skiing squirrel filmed with GoPro (VIDEOS)
A squirrel that's been water-skiing in the US has been entertaining audiences online, after its perfect performance was filmed using a GoPro camera. The rodent is seen proudly gracing the blue waters of a pool on tiny water-skis attached to a boat.

04.07.2015 15:30

Armada of deadly Portuguese man o’ wars threatens Jersey Shore
As officials at North Carolina beaches contend with a string of shark attacks off the state’s coast, those in New Jersey have been dealing with an oceanic problem all their own: potentially deadly Portuguese man ‘o wars steadily washing ashore.

02.07.2015 00:24

‘Mysterious’ sea creature with furry tail washes ashore in Russia’s Far East
The enigmatic remains of a giant marine animal with a furry tail found in Russia’s Far East have puzzled locals and social media, but scientists have managed to identify the odd creature.

01.07.2015 12:17

‘Angry birds’ gang in Texas terrorizes local residents
A street corner in Houston, Texas has been taken over by a gang of proverbial angry birds. Residents say the feathery flock often dive-bombs passing humans, most likely trying to scare anyone away from their nests.

30.06.2015 15:04

Russian air carrier gets tiger stripes, unveils new Boeing livery (VIDEO)
Transaero Airlines is jumping onboard in a bid to save Siberian tigers. The Russian airline has unveiled the ‘Siberian Tiger’ livery on its Boeing 747-400, designed to raise awareness of the endangered animals’ plight at home and abroad.

25.06.2015 06:25

Feline power: Bear falls off porch attacked by house cat (VIDEO)
First we saw a cat vs mountain lion face off and now it’s the turn of a black bear to challenge a domestic pet. The result is pretty much the same.

25.06.2015 06:39

Russian fishermen catch monster fish with reptile head and fossilized scales
A mysterious fish featuring the head of reptile and petrified scales has reportedly been caught by fisherman in Russia’s northern Arkhangelsk region.

24.06.2015 20:24

​Caught on tape: Brave cat faces mountain lion & isn't the slightest bit scared
Big things come in small packages – and one little house cat was full of a huge amount of bravery when it stood face-to-face with a mountain lion that made an appearance in its backyard. The two felines stared straight at each other through a glass door.

24.06.2015 16:53

Navy bomb blasts caused mass whale death – report
Scientists have concluded that four bombs detonated underwater by the Royal Navy were responsible for the death of 19 pilot whales, when they became stranded off the north of Scotland in 2011.

24.06.2015 13:29

​Highly invasive snail-eating flatworm found in US for first time
An unsightly worm with a mouth in the middle of its belly, considered to be one of the world's “worst invasive species,” has been discovered in the US for the first time, making its home in several Miami gardens.

24.06.2015 13:04

Penguin missing from flood-ravaged Tbilisi Zoo found hiding in debris
Rescue workers cleaning up the zoo in the Georgian capital, which was hit hard by a massive flood earlier this month, have found one of its missing penguins alive. The bird was hiding in the zoo, in the debris of the predators’ enclosure.

23.06.2015 14:14