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This mama hippo is protective – and that’s no croc! Amateur photographer Ken Haley captured startling images of a hippo biting a crocodile at Lake Panic in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Kruger National Park, African Animals, African Safari, Animals Amazing, Animals Beautiful, Aggressive Animals, Frida Art, Fauna, National Geographic

Incredible photos show hippo taking a chunk out of crocodile

Stunning images from the aptly-named Lake Panic at Kruger National Park, South Africa, have captured the moment a protective mother hippo lashes out at a crocodile that was just 'minding its own business'.

Wanna see a baby owl be really adorable for 28 seconds--Video. The pint-sized puff ball is a Northern saw-whet owl. These naturally diminutive birds are common in forests around the northern United States, though they're far more commonly. Cute Baby Owl, Baby Owls, Baby Animals, Cute Babies, Cute Animals, Pretty Animals, Funny Animals, Owl Bird, Pet Birds

Colorado cop's cute encounter with baby owl posted online

The deputy was driving near the small town of Nederland when she and a colleague were stopped in their tracks by the young northern saw-whet owl. She knelt down and the bird stood there, unfazed.

Norway is the first country to ban deforestation. "This is an important victory in the fight to protect the rainforest.

Norway Is The First Country To Ban Deforestation

"This is an important victory in the fight to protect the rainforest."

Texas man shot after bullet he fired at armadillo ricocheted off animal's shell Texas Man, Men's Shooting, Rare Animals, Armadillo, Animals Beautiful, Bullet, Shells, Clip Art, Fire

Man shot after bullet he fired at armadillo ricocheted off shell

The shooting victim from Cass County was taken to a local hospital to be treated for minor injuries. here is no word at this time on the armadillo's status.

Learn the science of how glow in the dark stuff works, including glowing paints and pigments. Find out why the most common glowing color is green. Cool Glow, Glow Paint, Human Eye, Dark Colors, Fun Projects, Lava Lamp, The Darkest, It Works, Lights

How Glow in the Dark Stuff Works

Learn the science of how glow in the dark stuff works, including glowing paints and pigments. Find out why the most common glowing color is green.

We know ants form large colonies. In we realized one specific kind of ant formed supercolonies. And then, in we learned that they had formed a global colony— and that, without even know it, we had helped them do it. Insect Art, Ants, Geek Stuff, California, Pure Products, This Or That Questions, World, Meet, Boric Acid

These Ants Took Over The World, And We Just Noticed

We know ants form large colonies. In 2002, we realized one specific kind of ant formed supercolonies. And then, in 2010, we learned that they had formed a global colony— and that, without even know it, we had helped them do it.

A fungus that devastates amphibian populations – often to extinction – is now widespread in Madagascar and could threaten its 500 frog species, say scientists Amphibians, Reptiles, Frog Species, Jumping Frog, Baby Orangutan, Madagascar, Fungi, Animal Pictures, First Time

Killer frog disease: Chytrid fungus hits Madagascar

A devastating disease that has wiped out amphibians around the world has been discovered in Madagascar, scientists report.

Ghana is facing calls to update its laws on wildlife crime after fears the country has become a transit route for the illegal trade in pangolin scales. More than kilograms pounds) of scales from the nocturnal mammal have been seized across t Primates, Mammals, Malaria Parasite, New World Monkey, Forest Habitat, Especie Animal, Human Settlement, Love, Endangered Species

Literal Tons Of The World's Most Trafficked Mammal Seized In China

Pangolins simply can't catch a break.

6 Easiest Pet Fish to Keep Happy & Alive – SheKnows Aquarium Heater, Aquarium Fish, Goldfish Tank, Easy Pets, Pet Fish, Little Fish, Science Fair Projects, Angel Fish, Tropical Fish

Why a Goldfish Turns White Without Light

Find out whether your goldfish will turn white if you leave it in the dark long enough and how fish food affects color.

Maybe for next year. // Wintertime in a remote Montana forest heralds the arrival of mating season for the flying squirrel—and one of nature& most spectacular air shows. Species Extinction, Endangered Species, Nature Story, Flying Squirrel, Elephant Head, Wild Nature, Gliders, Black Bear, Animal Photography

Moonlight Gliders - bioGraphic

Wintertime in a remote Montana forest heralds the arrival of mating season for the flying squirrel—and one of nature's most spectacular air shows.

Crook Hall, Durham in north east England Photo: Tania Pascoe

12 of the best secret gardens in the UK

The author of new book Wild Garden Weekends picks 10 gardens bursting with colour in spring and summer yet usually uncrowded even in the peak season

Baby fish hide inside mother's mouth - Animal Super Parents: Episode 1 P. Five In A Row, Baby Fish, Bbc One, Wild Nature, Marine Life, Wildlife, Parents, Animals, Kangaroos

Baby fish hide inside mother's mouth - Animal Super Parents: Episode 1 Preview - BBC One

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From battle snails to mysterious alien looking objects, these are 25 deep sea mysteries and oddities that will leave you baffled. Nuclear Bomb, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Oceans Of The World, Hiroshima, Deep Sea, Weapons, Fighter Jets, Scary, Mystery

25 Deep Sea Mysteries And Oddities That Will Leave You Baffled

More humans have walked on the moon than have been to the deepest parts of planet Earth. Covering 70% of Earth’s surface, the oceans are the largest habitat ...

A new species of frog found in Costa Rica bears a strong resemblance to the iconic Muppets character Kermit. Muppet Show, Hotmail Sign In, Frog Species, Glass Frog, Kermit The Frog, Funny Puns, Funny Stuff, Derp, The Funny

Newly discovered frog looks amazingly like Kermit

The Costa Rican glassfrog has the same lime green skin and bulging eyes as the famous Muppet, but sings a very different tune

Snorkelling and star gazing, walking, cycling and wild camping … readers reveal their favourite wilderness experiences across the UK Wales Camping, Camping Uk, Snowdonia National Park, English Summer, Nature Adventure, Weekend Breaks, Peaceful Places, Snorkelling, Weekends Away

UK nature adventures: readers’ travel tips

Snorkelling and star gazing, walking, cycling and wild camping … readers reveal their favourite wilderness experiences across the UK