Lions may be some of the most majestic creatures on the planet and the king of the jungle, that doesn’t mean that they’re the apex predator everywhere they go.
Some animals found in nature may look incredibly cute and adorable, but are actually very dangerous and should best be avoided.
Birds are generally pretty harmless. Flightless birds are another story altogether though. Since they don’t have the luxury of just flying away and leaving you unable to reach them, they’ve had to swap their “flight” to “fight” – literally.
Brazilian artist Luis Rogério Faria Rosa replaces all the actors in the movie posters with cats and dogs. How cool is that?
There really are animals that can do things that would be the envy of the Marvel Extended Universe.
Let’s take a look into some of the quirkiest things Mother Nature has done!
Thinking about adopting a cat? All you need is a good reason…
Sometimes you just need to see a majestic catwalk like a model down a runway to make your day a little better!
We are so used to living side by side with animals that we don’t really realize just how important they are.
Eyes are the windows to the soul, that’s why people’s eyes are so captivating – the more you gaze into them, the more you lose the perception of time and space. But what about the eyes of animals?
Nature is a beautiful thing, and a lot of the time some of the prettiest things you see around have been either made or inspired by nature.
Nature is full of wonders, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise when someone stumbles upon a very peculiar-looking creature that looks like it came from another planet.
It’s a perfect weapon when you think about it because they can use it to shred your arm into a bloody mess or shred your heart with cuteness. There’s even a subreddit dedicated to these murder mittens and here are the best photos we’ve found.
Do you ever think about your pets and how much joy they bring you? They’re all so good at making us happy, but what if they have more talents then that? Some animals can really be artistic if you give them the chance.
You would think that animals can only be as rich as their owners but that’s not the case. We’re here to tell you that there are animals in the world that have their own bank accounts, and animals that aren’t just worth a lot of money, they literally inherit millions from their owners and some even have trust funds.
We turn to the stars to build healthy relationships and find the most suitable jobs for us, but what about choosing a pet?
Some cats are graceful, some are silly, some are feisty and others are majestic. But you know what’s the best thing about cats? That time they get their tongue stuck ever so slightly because they got distracted mid-lick. Most cats and even dogs look absolutely adorable when they have a portion of their tongue hanging out but it looks like we’ve found the true king of blep and his name is Ikiru.
Why do some animals adopt the looks of others? There are many reasons for that starting with thermoregulation or camouflage and ending with impressing a future partner or scaring off a potential rival. Some creatures develop colours and patterns similar to those of venomous species. Other critters mimic others’ looks for no apparent reason, which only adds up to the many mysteries of Mother Nature.
There’s still so much we don’t know about our planet and so much of it to still be explored, we should cherish that while we still can.
It’s not a secret we’re living in a world filled with amazing creatures, but in our everyday lives we tend to forget just how peculiar and versatile the animal world can be. Some of the creatures have extra big ears or noses, while others are completely transparent, allowing us to observe what’s happening inside their bodies.
Australia is on fire. As unfortunate as that is, tragedy brings out the best in people and the current situation in Australia is just the case. Millions of dollars have been donated. Dozens of wildlife rescue centers are now open across the country that rehabilitate animals injured in wildfires. Hundreds of people are out there right now fighting the fires and saving the animals.
It’s not a secret that gorillas and humans are pretty alike, after all, we’re sharing more than 90% of DNA! That being said, we rarely compare ourselves to them, perceiving gorillas as somewhat intelligent primates, but no more than animals. Here comes Anaka, a cute gorilla from Zoo Atlanta, that has recently taken over internet with her unusual exceptionally human-like hand.
Squirrel Jill is living the life, she has an Instagram account that has 699K followers, she gets to enjoy yummy treats provided by her family, and even occasionally rocks cute outfits. What’s most adorable is that she has a tiny teddy bear that she insists on holding in her little arms whenever she takes a nap.
Meet mamekoro51, a photographer from Japan whose main hobby is taking photos of adorable baby animals. If that’s not the cutest kind of hobby, we don’t know what is!
If you can think of a weirder Instagram account that features pets, please do let us know in the comments.
The animal kingdom is as vast as it is beautiful. Yet despite our best efforts, most people only know a very select part of the different kinds of species you can run into on our beautiful planet. So let’s take a look at some animal species you’ve probably never heard of.