August 2017

Cat feeds and mothers orphaned baby hedgehogs

By | 2017-08-15T16:50:24+00:00 August 15th, 2017|

A cute yet equally odd animal relationship has bloomed between a cat and a group of baby hedgehogs. Check out this video of a cat feeding its milk to a group of eight adorable baby hedgehogs who have recently become orphans. As newborns, these hedgehogs required milk, warmth and affection from their mother. Unfortunately, they had lost their mother in a car accident and have since been left on their [...]

Swarm Of Locusts Descend Upon Russia In Chilling Video

By | 2017-08-03T19:37:59+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|

​Check out this hair-raising video of a swarm of locusts descending upon a road in Russia! The frightening swarm was caught on video while a driver drove along a quiet road in the Tarumovsky District of southwestern Russia's Republic of Dagestan. This area has been reported to have recently been plagued by an invasion of the insects. Image Source: www.ecr.co.za A camera had caught the unsettling occurrence, as [...]

Lioness Spotted Nursing a Leopard Cub For the First Time

By | 2017-08-01T20:57:17+00:00 August 1st, 2017|

Check out this adorable picture of a wild lioness nursing a tiny leopard cub! The pair was spotted in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in Tanzania, and captured on film by a guest at the Ndutu Safari Lodge, which operates in the Ngorongoro crater. Image Source: www.iflscience.com The lioness is around 5 years old and was feeding a cute leopard cub that looked to be only about a few [...]

July 2017

Sponge cell aggregation and their unique ability to regenerate

By | 2017-07-31T16:51:09+00:00 July 31st, 2017|

Regeneration among animals is pretty much one of the oldest yet coolest facts that the scientific world has ever known. Studies pertaining to regeneration have provided details on another peculiar yet amazing set of insights on animal biology, scoping the processes of cellular communication, as well as the ecology of whole populations. Sponges, for instance, can undergo regeneration and are one of the most highly studied animals due to this [...]

Praying Mantises Found to Kill and Eat Birds Regularly

By | 2017-07-09T20:36:01+00:00 July 9th, 2017|

In a rather shocking discovery, praying mantises have been found to attack and prey on birds! A recent study published in The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, has found that praying mantises not only feast on a few vertebrates like lizards and salamanders, but they also occasionally eat many different kinds of birds all across the globe! The researchers studied over 140 different incidences of praying mantises feasting on birds. [...]

First Ever Case of Two-headed Conjoined Porpoises Found in the Sea

By | 2017-07-02T18:42:18+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|

Check out the first ever recorded case of conjoined porpoises, discovered off the coast of the Netherlands! This was discovered accidentally by fishermen in the North Sea in Netherlands, who immediately took photos of the rare specimen, before throwing it back into the sea. The fishermen apparently thought that it would be illegal for them to land the catch. Image Source: www.dailymail.co.uk This unique discovery not only highlighted [...]