Animals and Nature

Animals and Nature

Weird muppet-like beast shows up in Namibia (Photo & Video)

Filed in Animals, Odd News by on November 21, 2012 0 Comments

In the south African nation of Namibia, a strange muppet-like beast was caught on film shot and kill*ed. Locals in Namibia were escorting a shooting party through the country when they found the body of the odd muppet-like beast, and they picked it up and brought it back to the town with them. Witnesses to […]

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Pet Cockatoo sings Gangnam Style (VIDEO)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals by on November 20, 2012 0 Comments

If there are several copycat versions of Psy’s viral hit song “Gangnam Style”, now there’s a copy-bird version: A cockatoo is perched atop a laptop as someone records it singing along to Psy’s famous tune. The cockatoo even tries to harmonize a bit during the chorus of the song. Said YouTube video has been viewed […]

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Giant sun eruption: Video of Monster Sun Prominence captured by NASA’s SDO

Filed in Astronomy, Planets, Satellite, Science by on November 18, 2012 0 Comments

On November 13, the Sun emitted an M6 classification solar flare, one of the weakest designations still able to cause some disturbances on Earth. Now, just a few days later, the Sun is at it again. NASA’s Solar Dynamic Observatory caught spectacular images and video of the giant sun eruption, the Sun bursting with two prominence eruptions […]

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Doggie duo teaches Chemistry [Video]

Filed in Animals, Science, Video by on November 14, 2012 0 Comments

Professor Matthew Hartings, a chemist at the American University in Washington, D.C., came up with an easy-to-understand and adorable way to teach chemistry. In “Dogs Teaching Chemistry,” Paige, a Border collie, and Dexter, a mixed breed, remain very well-behaved while demonstrating some aspects of chemical bonding. They also display the finer points of how a […]

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World’s Rarest Whale: spade-toothed beaked whale seen for first time in New Zealand

Filed in Animals, Science, World by on November 6, 2012 0 Comments

World’s rarest whale that is almost unknown to science has been seen for the first time after two individuals; a mother  (17 feet or 5.3 meters long) and her male calf (11 feet  or 3.5 m long) were stranded and died on Opape Beach on the North Island of New Zealand. A report in the November 6th issue […]

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Hurricane Sandy floods New Jersey; Shark found in a front yard (Photos)

Filed in Animals, United States, Weird by on October 31, 2012 0 Comments

After Hurricane Sandy pounded the eastern seaboard, a shark was photographed by WBTW swimming in the front yard of a flooded home in Brigantine Beach, New Jersey. WBTW has already captured a number of other remarkable images as a result of the storm, some of which are: streets entirely wiped out by rain in Atlantic City […]

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Polish pup set to break world record as smallest dog

Filed in Animals, World by on October 25, 2012 0 Comments

After Beyonce, the tiny pup who fit in a tablespoon at her birth in March and at two weeks old was just the size of an iPhone, and Milly, the pint-sized Chihuahua from Puerto Rico who had to be fed with an eyedropper when she was born in January and stood just 3 inches tall at three months, here […]

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Wild Event Video: 600 pound giant marlin jumps onto boat

Filed in Animals, Video by on October 20, 2012 0 Comments

The video of “600lb Black Marlin Jumps in Boat and Lands on the Crew!” was edited by Jeff Hudson, and was uploaded on YouTube by a user named Offshoreterror, who stated: A nice black marlin off Cairns, Australia jumps and lands aboard the “Little Audrey.” The crew was lucky to escape with only minor injuries […]

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Kabang, the hero dog that lost snout arrives in U.S. for surgery

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Featured by on October 17, 2012 0 Comments

A heroic dog that risked her own life to save the lives of two young girls in the Philippines is getting much needed help from a group of UC Davis veterinarians. The mixed-breed dog from the Philippines is now at the University of California, Davis, where the surgeons at the veterinary medical teaching hospital began […]

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Alleged Mastodon Tooth found by Fisherman

Filed in Animals, Archaelogy, Science by on October 7, 2012 0 Comments

Davy Villanueva, Fisherman, says he found what he believes to be the tooth of a prehistoric elephant along the banks of the San Antonio River. He sent photos of the discovery to KENS 5 which shows a large and jagged boulder-like object that looks like it could be some sort of tooth. Villanueva said he […]

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Philippine Giant Crocodile ‘Lolong’, World’s Largest Crocodile In Captivity

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Announcement, Featured, World by on July 3, 2012 0 Comments

According to the Guiness Book of Records, “Lolong” the saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) which was caught in Agusan Del Sur, in the Province of Mindanao is the most largest crocodile captive by the local residents. World’s Largest Crocodile in Captivity Image Credit: AP The crocodile weighs 1,075 kg or 2,370 lbs and measures 6.17 meter […]

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Rare Giant Squid eaten by Shark in Australia (Video)

Filed in Animals, Animals and Nature, Featured, Video, World by on June 8, 2012 0 Comments

A giant squid was found in South Whales, Australia by Al McGlashan, a fishing columnist for the Daily Telegraph. The giant squid has become a mystery for the scientist. Aside from being the largest invertebrates or being deep-sea gigantism which means that deep-sea-dwelling animals can display a larger size than their shallow-water counterparts, it is […]

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