Humpback Whale Surprises Paddle Boarder

The amazing moment a massive humpback whale stuns a woman when it hits her paddleboard with its tail. As Maria Emmerich floated off the shore of Wailea, Hawaii, USA, she was greeted by a pod of the huge mammals. Plunging her camera into the crystal-clear waters, the whales’ eyes stare up at the world-renowned nutritionist […]

Whale Protects Diver From Nearby Shark

The heart-stopping moment when a giant humpback whale took it upon itself to push an unsuspecting snorkeler through the water, protecting her from a nearby shark The stunning video Nan Hauser and her team were able to capture – including point-of-view footage – show how the whale pushed the whale biologist with his head and […]

Rare encounter between two wild lynx caught on video

Aside from reproduction and the rearing of kittens, lynx are solitary animals. But if two males do meet during the spring mating season, a screaming match can result. The two cats wail at each other throughout most of the video, and from time to time appear to almost headbutt each other. About halfway through the […]

The largest living structure in the world

Covering over 344,400 km2 in area (approximately half the size of Texas and bigger than the United Kingdom, Switzerland and Holland combined), the Great Barrier Reef located in the Coral Sea off the coast of Australia, is the largest living structure on the planet. With its fascinating natural formations, the Great Barrier Reef is surely […]

Your bed has about 10 million Dust Mites

House dust mites are microscope bugs that primarily live and feed on dead skin cells regularly shed from humans and their pets. Too small to be seen with the naked eye, a dust mite measures only about one-quarter to one-third of a millimeter. Under a microscope, they can be seen as whitish bugs, having eight legs, […]

Mosquitos are the Deadliest Animal on Earth

When it comes to killing humans, no other species, including our own, even comes close to the mosquito. Over one million people worldwide die from mosquito-borne diseases every year. Mosquitoes can be carriers of malaria, yellow fever, zika virus, West Nile virus, St. Louis encephalitis and dengue fever. The worst of those is malaria, which […]