Did you know the little cute hedgehog routinely kills and eats deadly adders? Read more about these killer cuties in this great Cracked article.
Even if the writing on this page seems to come from someone who doesn’t speak English as their first language, you can still understand what they are trying to say and the pictures of these amazing bonzai trees make the article completely worth a view.
Aren’t hippos simply precious? Don’t you just want to hug one? Too bad they are the single deadliest animal in all of Africa. Learn more about the beasts and other horribly deadly cuties here.
This gull is puking foul smelling oil that will actually kill most sea birds. Shockingly, that’s not even one of the top 5 grossest animal defenses in this Cracked article.
This just in: baby owls are f-ing adorable. Also just in: baby owls paired with stuffed owls might be able to melt brains with their cuteness. Be warned.
See more dangerously cute animals with stuffed animals here.
To celebrate, enjoy this great article I wrote for Neatorama detailing the best mothers in the animal kingdom.
Some of the animals on this Discovery list are new, many aren’t, but they’re all utterly weird.
Vampire bats are given a bad name, partially because they survive on blood, but partially because they share their moniker with a certain Hollywood monster. But really, they live fascinating lives that rely on the altruism of the other bats they share a home with. Learn more over on The Proceedings of the Ever So Strange.
I don’t know about you, but I have always found carnivorous plants to be fascinating. Unfortunately, it seems all we ever hear about are pitcher plants and Venus fly traps. This great article on WebEcoist covers seven different plants of this type, each of which are just as fascinating as the best known of the group.
Cecelia Webber uses nude human bodies to portray gorgeous natural structures. Check out more of her images over on Environmental Graffiti.