The 50 Best Animal Photos From 2012

Sunday, March 17th, 2013


Yes, 2012 is long over, but it’s never too late to appreciate these absolutely stunning pictures of animals taken throughout the course of the past year.

How Can You Not Love These Helpless Little Sloths

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Just look at those faces!

WTF, Evolution?

Friday, February 8th, 2013


WTF, Evolution is a great new blog that criticizes some of evolution’s most bizarre designs. For example the text for the guy above reads:

“Hey! Hey! I think I finally made something cute.”

“Oh, yeah? Let’s see.”

“It’s a ‘shoebill.’ It’s big and blue and adorable. Nice, right?”

“It’s… hm. I don’t know. I like the blue, but something about those eyes is kind of creeping me out right now.”

“What? Come on. Those are friendly eyes. It wants to be your friend.”

“Okay. Okay, yeah. You’re right, evolution, I’m sorry. Should I feed it, maybe? What does it eat?”

“Baby crocodiles.”

“Oh Jesus Christ.”

Yes, it is wonderful.

True Facts About The Snail

Friday, February 8th, 2013

And you thought the way they looked was disgusting.

True Facts About the Tarsier

Saturday, January 26th, 2013

Spoiler alert: they’re insane!

Fighting the Myths About Rats

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013


For the Love of Rats has a great set of photos trying to help give the cute little critters a better public image by putting educational signs on the cuties and taking pictures of them. Don’t miss both sets of the great series and remember, pet rats are just as good as any other pet.


Just Look At This Young Little Go Getter

Sunday, January 20th, 2013


This little guy is the newest addition to the San Diego Zoo safari park -and just look at that adorable little trot!

Did You Know Big Cats Like Watermelons?

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Who knew?

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That’s Quite The Family You’ve Got There

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Think that’s a lot of hatchlings for one mama African Sulcata Giant Tortoise? Think again, Kali’s brood consisted of 45 babies -there are around fifteen more babies who couldn’t even make it into this portrait sitting.

That Is One Friendly Little Sea Lion

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Yet another reason why the Galapagos Islands are amazing.