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WATCH: Angry Hippo Charges Safari Boat

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.15.2015 | Green

Don't be fooled by their girth -- hippos are speedy creatures, especially in the water. Case in point: This hippo, who lives on Botswana's Chobe Ri...

This Adorable Baby Hippo Has Won Our Hearts

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.10.2014 | Green

Sweden's Parken Zoo has officially welcomed a new addition to its hippopotamus family. Olivia, a rare pygmy hippo, was born at just 13 pounds this...

RUMBLE: Hundreds Of Hippos Face Off With Hundreds Of Crocodiles

Posted 05.05.2014 | Green

Let's get ready to RUMBLE! This epic standoff was captured by photographer Marc Mol in 2011 during a trip over Zambia's South Luangwa National Park...

Hippo Believed To Be Oldest In North America Put Down

AP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Nile hippopotamus believed to be the oldest in North America has died at an Ohio zoo. The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo...

'Headfirst, Up To My Waist Down A Hippo's Throat'

Posted 05.13.2013 | Green

One "beautiful day in Africa," river guide Paul Templer found himself "headfirst up to my waist down a hippo's throat." Templer recounts the story ...

To See the Animals: Our Safari to Tanzania, Part 3

Ken White | Posted 05.09.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

Everywhere I turn, I am struck by strong and conflicting realities: the beauty of being here, and the fact that it is my own species' presence which has put this all at such risk.

WATCH: Baby Hippo Dances Adorable Underwater Ballet

Posted 09.27.2011 | Green

Talk about a day brightener. Last month, the San Diego Zoo uploaded this short video of Adhama, a seven-month-old baby hippo who has moves like you'v...

Singapore's Little India

Susan Fogwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Susan Fogwell

On a trip to Singapore, I found myself in the ethnic enclave of Little India. Built in the 1920s, This district boasts wall-to-wall colorful shop houses and lots of traditional garb.

Adorable Animal Families (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Since many people will be spending time with families this weekend, we thought we highlight some photos of amazing animal families. Check out how fami...

Tame Hippo "Jessica" Cuddles With Owner, Maybe Farts (VIDEO)

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

So plenty of people send us animal stories and videos nowadays -- or at least HuffPost Comedy Editor Alex Leo does -- and this one is pretty amazing. ...