First video recorded of the abyssal anglerfish in its dark habitat
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First video recorded of the abyssal anglerfish in its dark habitat

Prestigious scientists from Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) have recorded at about 600 meters deep under the water of California what might be the first video of…

A Squirrel Misbehaving, Causing Havoc in the Neighborhood
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A Squirrel Misbehaving, Causing Havoc in the Neighborhood

In the United Kingdom, several publications reported that a gray squirrel was running amok in a playground in one of the schools. The nut-loving creature…

Meet the sympathetic cookiecutter shark before it becomes extinct
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Meet the sympathetic cookiecutter shark before it becomes extinct

Today we’ll see what in our opinion is one of the most curious sharks that can be found on our planet, and we’re not referring to the…

Why Don’t Vultures Get Food Poisoning?
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Why Don’t Vultures Get Food Poisoning?

Vultures have never had good reputation. And this is actually a bit sad because they play such an important role in the ecosystem, ensuring that…

Canadian Lakes Polluted By Plankton That Turns Water Into Jelly
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Canadian Lakes Polluted By Plankton That Turns Water Into Jelly

Several Canadian lakes are now suffering serious damage from the takeover of a jelly-like organism. The cause? Shortage of an important element that is considered…

A Parasite That Makes You Love Cat Urine Smell?
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A Parasite That Makes You Love Cat Urine Smell?

We all know nature has some pretty crazy stuff under its sleeve so perhaps it’s not such a surprise anymore to find that many of…

So you thought you knew which the fastest animal on Earth is
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So you thought you knew which the fastest animal on Earth is

If we asked what the fastest animal is on Earth, almost all of us would answer it’s the cheetah, with a top speed of between 95…

The truth about lizards regenerating their tails
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The truth about lizards regenerating their tails

The truth is that the regeneration of the tail is not common in vertebrates, but the lizards do it again and again again, although the new tail’s shorter,…

When Loving Turns to Dying
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When Loving Turns to Dying

Regardless of how many times you’ve watched the National Geographic or the Discovery Channel, Mother Nature still has plenty of secrets up her sleeves. But…

Court Trial for Tommy the Chimpanzee’s “Legal Personhood”
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Court Trial for Tommy the Chimpanzee’s “Legal Personhood”

A court in New York State is set to decide whether chimpanzees can also be considered “legal persons” in what experts claim to be the…