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Puffer Fish

WATCH: Has Mystery Of Seafloor 'Crop Circles' Been Solved?

LiveScience | Douglas Main | Posted 10.03.2013 | Science

In 1995, divers noticed a beautiful, strange circular pattern on the seafloor off Japan, and soon after, more circles were discovered nearby. Some li...

Why Do People Love Eating Dangerous Foods?

Food Republic | Posted 06.24.2013 | Taste
Food Republic

The most dangerous foods thrill-seekers can't stay away from.

Illinois Man Gets Jail Time For Fish Toxin Possession

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Chicago

ROCKFORD, Ill. -- A suburban Chicago man was sentenced Monday to more than 7 1/2 years in prison for obtaining a deadly puffer-fish toxin to deploy as...

WATCH: Toxic Foods We Eat Everyday

Posted 03.20.2012 | Home

Yes, most of the foods on this list need to be eaten in massive amounts to cause a reaction; however toxins are present in these everyday foods and ca...

PHOTOS: Sea Turtle Saved From Very Strange Mishap

Posted 10.01.2013 | Miami

One lucky loggerhead sea turtle was released back into waters off the Florida Keys Friday after being rescued from an unusual predicament: a puffer fi...

Man Pleads Guilty, Could Get Life For Amassing Puffer Fish Poison

Posted 10.03.2011 | Chicago

Edward Bachner of Lake in the Hills, Illinois, a northwestern suburb of Chicago, has pleaded guilty to bizarre and dangerous crime: amassing large qua...

Man Could Plead Guilty To Amassing Puffer Fish Poison To Kill His Wife

Posted 09.27.2011 | Chicago

Ordinarily, it wouldn't be that strange for a defendant and his wife to mouth "I love you" to each other during a high-profile court case. But when...

13 Of The World's Prickliest Critters (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Being a thorny or spiny animal definitely has its advantages in nature. While these animals can use their spikes to attack their prey, such spikes al...

10 Foods To Die For

WebEcoist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Fugu (or puffer fish) is one of the most celebrated and notorious dishes in Japanese cuisine. Because it is so lethally poisonous if prepared incorrec...