Yes, This Beetle Is Real, And No, Nothing Is Sacred Anymore

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Yes, This Beetle Is Real, And No, Nothing Is Sacred Anymore

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); There’s not a bug spray on the planet that’ll make me feel safe from this thing. The world’s largest beetle, otherwise known as Dynastes hercules, is beyond creepy. Almost the size of a human fist, not only does it have a needle-like nose, but this sucker can fly. Should you come […]

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Watching Videos Of Bouncing Deer Is The Comic Relief You Never Knew You Needed

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Watching Videos Of Bouncing Deer Is The Comic Relief You Never Knew You Needed

It wasn’t until BBC South Today posted this video that I truly understood the joy that comes with watching deer do deer stuff. While hanging out on the shore of southern England’s Poole Harbour, one lucky gent by the name of Dave Mott captured the most endearing footage ever of a little sika deer living […]

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This Guy Got In His Kayak To Investigate Something He Probably Should’ve Avoided

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This Guy Got In His Kayak To Investigate Something He Probably Should've Avoided

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); When Matthew Garrity was walking around Hemlock Lake in New York recently, he saw something strange out in the water. So he did what no one anyone would do and went out in a kayak to investigate. But when he finally got close to strangeness in question and turned on the […]

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You Might Think These Wildlife Photos Are Staged, But That’s How Close He Really Got

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You Might Think These Wildlife Photos Are Staged, But That's How Close He Really Got

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); If you’ve ever been to a national park, you know that approaching wildlife is typically frowned upon. And for good reason. That’s their turf, and things can go from bad to worse in two seconds flat if they feel like you’re encroaching on their territory. But what would you be able […]

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Meet Pedals The Bear. He Casually Walks Around On Two Feet Like It’s Nothing…

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Meet Pedals The Bear. He Casually Walks Around On Two Feet Like It's Nothing...

Meet Pedals. Yes, he’s a big black bear…and yes, he walks around on his two hind legs. You see, a while back, Pedals injured his front right paw. According to BuzzFeed, officials say his foot was probably hurt during a car accident. But despite all odds, the resilient bear has managed to get around pretty […]

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This Biologist’s Unique Photos Celebrate Mother Nature’s Playful Side

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This Biologist's Unique Photos Celebrate Mother Nature's Playful Side

When it comes to being a jack-of-all-trades, Phil Torres is an expert. With a LinkedIn profile that would make just about any reasonable human feel inadequate, this conservation biologist is also a TV host, a science reporter, a world traveller, and a talented photographer. Wildlife photos of any kind are pretty outstanding (especially when you […]

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25 Adorable Encounters With Wildlife You’ll Be Extremely Jealous Of

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25 Adorable Encounters With Wildlife You'll Be Extremely Jealous Of

Every little girl or boy who’s ever watched Disney knows that woodland creatures make the most loyal friends. At least, that’s what the animated enterprise taught us. Sadly, as I grew up, I learned that while I desperately wanted to be friends with little fawns and tiny chipmunks, they’re not so into it. But that […]

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These 14 Baby Bison Will Make You Proud To Call Them Our National Mammal

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These 14 Baby Bison Will Make You Proud To Call Them Our National Mammal

On today’s episode of “Barrack Obama is the Man,” our president signs a bill declaring that the North American bison is our national mammal, because why not? The National Bison Legacy Act — which is a real thing that exists — positions the bison as one of our national animals because it played an important […]

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