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Scientists Finally Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica’s Blood Falls

Scientists Finally Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica’s Blood Falls

A million-year-old lake encased in ice holds the key to the strange liquid leaking out of the falls.
Giraffes On Way To “Silent Extinction” Due To American Trophy Hunting, Conservationists Say

Giraffes On Way To “Silent Extinction” Due To American Trophy Hunting, Conservationists Say

The giraffe population in sub-Saharan Africa has seen a sharp 40% drop in the past 30 years, largely caused by American tourists "trophy hunting."
Sea Urchin Releases Cloud Of Biting, Poisonous Jaws When Threatened, Scientists Find

Sea Urchin Releases Cloud Of Biting, Poisonous Jaws When Threatened, Scientists Find

"[These urchins] are minute but terrifying," a scientist studying them said.
Rhino Horn Trade Now Legal Again After Poaching Deaths Rose 9,000% In 10 Years

Rhino Horn Trade Now Legal Again After Poaching Deaths Rose 9,000% In 10 Years

Traders and conservationists disagree as to how the new ruling will affect the incidence of illegal poaching and smuggling worldwide.
This Tiny Fanged Fish Injects Predators With Opioid-Like Venom, Scientists Discover

This Tiny Fanged Fish Injects Predators With Opioid-Like Venom, Scientists Discover

Fangblennies are one of two biting poisonous fish. New research reveals their unique kind of venom is meant to numb instead of harm predators.
Pepsi, McDonald’s Implicated In Criminal Destruction Of Endangered Sumatran Elephant Habitat

Pepsi, McDonald’s Implicated In Criminal Destruction Of Endangered Sumatran Elephant Habitat

Several multinational corporations are using illegally-produced palm oil in their products.
Japanese Expedition Kills 333 Whales, Defying International Law

Japanese Expedition Kills 333 Whales, Defying International Law

Officials disagree on whether or not this controversial practice is unfairly maligned.
Humans ‘Domesticated’ Mice 3,000 Years Before Inventing Farming, New Research Shows

Humans ‘Domesticated’ Mice 3,000 Years Before Inventing Farming, New Research Shows

A new study upends conventional wisdom in demonstrating that humans first "domesticated" mice some 15,000 years ago.
Giant Python Eats Man Alive And Locals Capture The Remains On Camera

Giant Python Eats Man Alive And Locals Capture The Remains On Camera

A python ate a man alive on the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia this past Sunday, and you can see the carnage of the aftermath for yourself above. Akbar, a 25-year-old Indonesian man, had been tending his palm oil crops when he went missing. Because his wife was out of town,...
Spiders Could Theoretically Eat Every Human On Earth In Less Than A Year

Spiders Could Theoretically Eat Every Human On Earth In Less Than A Year

Spiders could eat every single adult human on Earth and still have room for children-sized dessert.
Wild Monkeys Help A Tourist Lost In The Amazon Survive His Ordeal

Wild Monkeys Help A Tourist Lost In The Amazon Survive His Ordeal

Nobody is quite sure why the man suddenly took off into the rainforest alone, without a trace, in the first place.