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The pistol shrimp has an amazing secret weapon. It can shoot...

This shrimp shoots bubbles at its enemies. The pistol shrimp uses its one huge claw to fire bubble bullets. The bubbles result in a...

Does Your Dog Ever Start Running Around Like Crazy? It’s Called...

Ever wondered why dogs sometimes start running around like crazy out of nowhere? It’s called the zoomies. They’re also known as frenetic random activity periods,...

Ever Wonder Why Cats Purr? It’s Not Just Because They’re Happy.

You’ve probably heard a cat purr. But why do they do this? Cats seem to purr when they’re relaxed and feeling good. But purring is...

Pets are the tiniest victims of the California wildfires. Many of...

Several animal shelters opened to care for pets amid the California wildfires. All sorts of animals had to be housed during the crisis, from...

This Tiny Jellyfish’s Sting Kills You By Making You Want To...

This tiny jellyfish can kill you with a sting that causes a feeling of impending doom. Irukandji jellyfish are a type of deadly venomous...

This Freaky Fish Looks Just Like The Loch Ness Monster And...

It may look like a mythological sea monster, but this 36-foot-long creature is the real deal. They’re called oarfish and they get their name...

This Creepy Creature Is Not A Giant Cockroach. In Fact, It’s...

This is not a giant cockroach. In fact, it’s not even an insect. So what is it?   It’s a giant isopod, a bottom dweller...

This Is What Happens When You Combine a Mouse, a Kangaroo...

It’s called a bipedal jerboa, and it’s basically a rodent with kangaroo legs. Its legs give it incredible speed and leaping abilities, which, as you...

Turkeys Are Finally Getting Their Revenge On Humans.

Aggressive turkeys are taking over Massachusetts. But it’s nothing new... Complaints about hostile wild turkeys in Boston have grown in recent years, as they clash...

This Wasp Has A Metal-Reinforced Drill Coming Out Of Its Butt,...

The parasitic fig wasp is as mean as it sounds. However, it’s also equipped with some fascinating tools. Its stinger is unique in that...