This Has Got To Be One Of The Worst Route To Die — Poor Spider

Making mistakes is a part of life for people and animals alike, but some flubs have much deadlier consequences than others. Take the fishing spider, for example. Instead of catching prey in a web, it usually sits right at the leading edge of a body of water, then attacks when it detects ripplings from movement. […]

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These People Are Buried Alive Every Night, But They Select To Live That Way

googletag.cmd.push( function() googletag.display( ‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’ ); ); Imagine living in a place where you have to dig out of your house every morning. This is part of everyday life for the people who live in Shoyna, which is a small, remote village in Northern Russia. The desert township is completely surrounded by sand dunes. Pair that […]

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Angling Is More Of An Extreme Sport Than You Ever Supposed It Was …

Fishing is considered by most to be a relaxing activity. When you’re out on the water, you’re communing with nature in a way that’s nearly meditative. But not all fishing is like this. Trout fishing might be slow and boring, but hunting for bigger fish like marlin…well, that’s basically an extreme athletic. At the very […]

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8 Ships In History That Were Mysteriously Abandoned By Their Crew

One of the most tragic mysteries of the sea is when a ship disappears without a tracing, but I’d say it’s arguably even creepier when the ship IS received, yet the crew has all but faded. Was it a cyclone that washed the crew away, or something far more sinister? Here’s a listing of ghost […]

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This New Species Of Australian Spider Will Scare The Pants Off You

Australia and spiders go together kind of like peanut butter and jelly. Which is why it was no surprise to anyone that yet another new species of creepy-crawly was discovered in Queensland earlier this month. This particular species of spider…well, let’s just say you’re not even safe from it while you’re taking a swim. Meet […]

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10 Photos That Demonstrate The Praying Mantis Is The Most Badass Insect On Ground

googletag.cmd.push( function() googletag.display( ‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’ ); ); When it comes to the animal kingdom, the undisputed champion is the sloth( in my personal opinion, anyway ). But what about when it is necessary to bugs more specifically? I would like to nominate the praying mantis for the title of “Most Badass Bug.” They might not seem […]

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This Deserted Island In Maine Has A Seriously Sad Past

If you were to visit Malaga Island today, you’d likely assume that it’s never been inhabited by humans. However, the 40 -acre island off the coast of Maine used to be home to an interracial community of about 45 people. In 1912, they were forced to leave the island because of racism, a eugenics motion, […]

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He Thought It Was A Catfish, But When He Pulled Up The Line, He Got A Nasty Surprise

The trouble with fishing in the bayous of Louisiana is that you might find you’re the one being lured in. That’s what appears to have happened in Lake Fausse Pointe State Park, Louisiana, recently. A man was out fishing with his son when he “ve noticed that” something was caught in his pool noodle catfish […]

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This Scuba Diver Was Stranded At Sea When He Recorded This Terrifying Moment

googletag.cmd.push( function()googletag.display( ‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’ );); Oceans are remarkable because of their beauty and tremendous diversity of life. But within that diversity lies some seriously frightening sea beasts. That is exactly why I entirely refuse to venture farther than where my feet touch the ocean floor. There’s something extremely unsettling about knowing that where the water get […]

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