Explore Animals, Usa, and more!

This talented artist is creating powerful sculptures of terrifying animals using materials you could find at your local hardware store. Kendra Haste's lions, monkeys, and giraffes are made from an armature wrapped layer-by-layer in chicken wire. The truly amazing part of this work is how realistic the animals look from afar. Additionally, the galvanized wire appears surprisingly solid, even creating a convincing soft surface. Haste explains her subject matter: “What interests me most abou...

Animals made from chicken wire look unbelievably realistic

Lifelike Galvanized Wire Animal Sculptures by Kendra Haste Working only with layers of painted galvanized wire atop steel armature, UK artist Kendra Haste creates faithful reproductions of creatures.

The beetles are not to be outdone with this amazing metallic tortoise beetle:

The beetles in the rainforest of West Kenya are not to be outdone with this amazing metallic tortoise beetle.

The Imperial Pheasant is found in the forests of Vietnam and Laos. Its appearance resembles another Vietnam’s enigmatic bird, the Vietnamese Pheasant, but is larger in size, has longer tail, all dark blue crest and tail feathers. The latter species has white crest and central tail feathers.

This is a male Palawan Peacock Pheasant, (Polyplectron napoleonis) not an Imperial Pheasant. The Imperial Pheasant has red patches of skin on its face, and glossy dark fathers with a blue.

Alligator Snapping Turtle from Cajun Country ( exceedingly creepy ... one of these was wandering around loose at the Phoenix Zoo)

Nature's Halloween Horrors: 20 Scary Animals

Alligator Snapping Turtle MEAN! The alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii) is one of the largest freshwater turtles in the world. It is often associated with, but not closely related to the common snapping turtle.