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Strange Animals

11 Of The Scariest Looking Creatures In The Animal Kingdom

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 10.30.2014 | Green

We share earth with some amazing, yet terrifying creatures. This Halloween we've gathered together some of the creepiest looking animals we could find...

WTF Evolution?: My Favorite Tumblr Is a Book Now

Justin Beach | Posted 12.21.2014 | Science
Justin Beach

Truth be told, I don't spend a whole lot of time on Tumblr, but there are a few masterpieces that are worth keeping an eye on. One of my favorites is Mara Grunbaum's WTF Evolution?, which takes a regular look at some of evolution's strangest and most perplexing creations. Now, in plenty of time for Xmas, Gunbaum's evolutionary freak show is a book.

When Goats Attack!

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green

Call it "Goatz n the Hood." Or in this case, "Goatz on the Hood," as two of the animals recently got loose in Richmond, Maine and did what goats do. ...

WATCH: The Pygmy Jerboa Is The Cutest Animal You've Never Seen

Posted 01.28.2015 | Good News

We're 98.9 percent sure you've never seen the pygmy jerboa before -- and we're 100 percent sure you've never seen anything as cute. Just two inches...

4-Foot Lizard In Brooklyn Likely Ate Rats To Survive

| Posted 12.17.2013 | New York

By Janon Fisher NEW YORK CITY — It isn't the albino cobra found in a Brooklyn homeless shelter this past August that stands out as 2013's most mem...

Dog Plus Bird Equals Dird

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

The photos you are about to see will amaze and enthrall you. No, they are not Photoshopped, and yes, they are 100% real. All facts about the dirds...

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, What The Hell Is That Thing?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.03.2013 | Green

It's a Mola mola, aka a common mola. That is what it is. According to National Geographic, molas can grow to be as long as 14 feet, and can weigh ...

PHOTOS: San Francisco Zoo's Beloved Tapir Found Dead

Sarah Medina | Posted 08.28.2012 | San Francisco

Goober, the San Francisco Zoo's 18-year-old Baird Tapir, died this weekend after a two-year struggle with oral cancer. Zookeepers found his body i...

PHOTO: Two-Snouted Cyclops Pig

Posted 12.13.2011 | Green

Although he may not look like it, the animal pictured below is actually a pig. The animal, which was born at a farm owned by Xiao Jintu in China's...

Bizarre Animal Behavior: Alcoholic Vervets, Shark Eating Baboons, Mushroom Tripping Reindeer And More! (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Animals have evolved some truly bizarre behaviors. Watch our video slideshow to find out about the spotted skunk that handstands for defense, the pist...