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  • May 10, 2016
    Because Mother Nature is off her rocker and the batteries in her Life Alert died so she can't get the help she needs, this is a video of a snake that's being eaten by a toad trying to fight a cat. That is not something you see everyday. A double rainbow either, but I bet you'... / Continue →
  • April 26, 2016
    LOL those stupid rays think they're birds! This is a video from the BBC of a group of Mobula rays jumping out of the ocean to bellyflop in an attempt to attract a mate. Both males and females participate, trying to draw attention to themselves and their superior sexability. ... / Continue →
  • April 7, 2016
    A lot of times in life you have to work with what you're given, and these European paper wasps prove that as they built a rainbow nest when only given colored paper to use as building material. I mean, what the hell else were they gonna do? Not have sex and need to build a ne... / Continue →
  • April 5, 2016
    This is the $15 Aurora Borealis heat changing coffee mug available from ThinkGeek. The Northern Lights appear when the mug is hot, and disappear when the mug is cold and you're out of coffee. To the break room! You know it's a shame that with climate change and all soon ther... / Continue →
  • March 25, 2016
    This is Animals On Glass, a video of a variety of different animals as viewed from underneath a glass table. You know I tried to make a sexy video of myself in a similar fashion once and now I don't have a coffee table anymore. I do still have lots of glass in my buttocks tho... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2016
    Because Mother Nature lost her mind a long time ago, this is a video of a waterfall on the Scottish Isle of Mull blowing back upwards due to strong winds (previously: this waterfall in Australia doing the same thing back in 2011). Obviously, this is the ideal time to attempt g... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2016
    These are a couple photos of a cloud formation spotted above Madeira in Portugal that weather blogger Rogerio Pacheco (who captured the images) described as "an outstretched hand with a fireball." Others have likened the shape to the hand of God. I can see that. And it looks... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2016
    This is a short video from a security camera at a school in Tyler, Texas, of a lightning bolt blowing the limbs off a tree. It reminds of the time I was driving through the woods in Darnestown, Maryland and lightning struck a tree in front of me no further than forty or fifty ... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2016
    This is a video from Bracken Cave in San Antonio, Texas of some of the 20-million Mexican Free-tailed Bats that roost in the cave from March to October leaving the cave to go hunting one evening (previously: 3 million bats leaving a cave in Malaysia). FUN FACT: Did you know ba... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2016
    This is the conceptual Camping Doughnut tent system designed by Sungha Lim, Hyunmook Lim, and Han Kim. Instead of traditional tents, it consists of collapsible curved sections that can be attached to one other in different shape arrangements like S and O. There are also strai... / Continue →
  • December 2, 2015
    This is a baby blue heron. It looks like a little dinosaur, doesn't it? That's because birds are the modern descendants of dinosaurs. It really shows. Well, at least in this case. Owls and penguins not so much. What's your favorite kind of bird? Mine are dragonflies. "D... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2015
    Note: Larger version HERE. This is a rare fallstreak hole (aka hole-punch cloud) spotted in Victoria, Australia. Fallstreak holes "are formed when the water temperature in the clouds is below freezing but the water has not frozen yet. It is believed that the introduction of... / Continue →
  • September 25, 2015
    This is a video of a southern sand octopus shooting jets of water out of its ass funnel to create quicksand so it can burrow into the sediment and hide from predators during the day. After digging its burrow, it lines the hole with a layer of mucus so it keeps its form whi... / Continue →
  • September 15, 2015
    This is a short video from National Geographic highlighting the unusual ways some animals sleep. Walruses and hippos are weird. You know how I like to sleep? BUTT-ASS NAKED AND SPREAD OUT LIKE A STARFISH. My girlfriend hates it. Or at least I imagine she would if she were ... / Continue →
  • August 18, 2015
    Note: Larger version HERE for your viewing pleasure. Storm-chaser and real estate agent (you've got to fund your hobbies somehow) Greg McCown captured this beautiful shot of an incredibly rare rainbow and lightning strike in the desert of Tucson, Arizona. It looks like Mother... / Continue →
  • August 13, 2015
    This is a video of a massive wedge-tailed eagle (with a wingspan of 2 meters) in Australia defending its territory against an intruding drone. The eagle was unharmed in the attack, presumably because this is the same eagle that saved Gandalf and it doesn't put up with any shit... / Continue →
  • August 4, 2015
    Note: Larger version HERE. This is a composite photo created by photographer Phoo Chan of a Northern Harrier dropping a piece of food (in this case what appears to be a small bird) to one of its offspring in mid-air. Pretty impressive. Even more impressive? If it had alread... / Continue →
  • July 28, 2015
    This is a video of a genet (not actually a cat, just CATLIKE) catching a ride on an endangered black rhino in Africa. The video also contains several still pictures of genets riding other rhinos and buffaloes. It serves as proof that genets, despite their seemingly small size... / Continue →
  • July 23, 2015
    Note: This article was originally published in 2009 but since the internet is like a roller coaster it's going back around again with its hands in the air, screaming. Elisabeth Beucher's Green Warrior Shower Curtain was designed to help control your water consumption by slow... / Continue →
  • July 22, 2015
    This is a hummingbird feeder that's incorporated into a $80 flowery mask. You leave it outside for awhile to let the birds get used to it, then put that sucker on one day and sit still while the hummers come to feed right between your eyes. INTENSE! Reminds me of the time I ... / Continue →