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 [...]

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

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 [...]

June 2017

Epic battle between seal and unlucky octopus caught on video

By | 2017-07-04T13:51:58+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

Check out this video of an epic fight between a ferocious seal and a rather unfortunate octopus! Three tourists had stumbled upon the sea creatures' incredible fight to the death, which was quickly captured on video by Connor Stapley. Image Source: www.news.com.au They described the seal to be an adult male New Zealand fur seal at around 120kg and was very aggressive in fighting the unlucky octopus. Stapley [...]

Emperor Penguins Struggle to Cope with Climate Change

By | 2017-06-24T18:51:57+00:00 June 24th, 2017|

Recent reports on climate change have once again stressed on how some animals adapt to it more successfully than others. And now, researchers from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in Massachusetts have stated that now the Emperor penguins of Antarctica could unfortunately be part of the less successful faction. In fact, they could even get extinct by the end of the century! Studies on the viability of these Emperor [...]