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34 Of The Silliest-Looking Animals on Earth

34 Of The Silliest-Looking Animals on Earth

The world is without a doubt packed with magnificent displays of beauty, from the largest forest to the tiniest insect. Occasionally, though, nature is less beautiful and more hilarious. Sometimes animals just look goofy, dumb, or plain stupid.  Dumb looking animals reveal what can happen when Mother Nature decides that she tried her best and it’s …

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Here Are The Radioactive Animals Living In Fukushima

On March 11th, 2011, the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant experienced three nuclear meltdowns, initiated by the tsunami that followed the Tōhoku earthquake. This catastrophic event was the most significant nuclear disaster since the Chernobyl meltdown in 1986. When most people think about the Fukushima disaster, they are rightly concerned with the human cost. About 18,500 people died as a result, thousands …

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Real Landscapes That Look Like They’re From Another Planet

As any good fan of sci-fi knows, few things can make or break the allure of an alien planet or a strange dimension like a great atmosphere. After all, what Star Wars lover can’t immediately picture the barren planet where Luke Skywalker grew up? Who can watch Lord of the Rings without cringing at the thought of the treacherous …

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Nebula Photos

25 Beautiful Nebula Photos That Show Just How Beautiful The Cosmos Can Be

Of all the cool pictures taken by the Hubble telescope and astronomers of the world, the most captivating pictures are the ones of beautiful nebulas. Crazy nebula photos capture these ethereal wonders in a variety of shapes and colors unlike anything seen on earth other than the Aurora Borealis. Either the beginning or end of a star, a …

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Earth's Big Five Mass Extinction Events

Earth’s Big Five Mass Extinction Events

In honor of the discovery of particles found in Permian rocks that might have clues to the cause of the Permian die-off, I’m listing our planet’s five biggest extinction events according to the fossil record. There have been a few large-scale extinction events and major extinctions in the history of our planet, but these 5 …

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11 Weird Sex Facts That Prove Dolphins Are DTF

Animals do some pretty freaky stuff to keep making more of themselves, like tricking their partners into having sex or even killing them and eating them after doing it for an extra boost of baby-making energy. But dolphins, surely, wouldn’t engage in such disgusting behavior, right? Look at their little faces! How do dolphins have sex, anyway? Magical rainbows …

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Shark Attack Myths and Facts... Debunked!

Shark Attack Myths and Facts… Debunked!

A string of shark attacks in North Carolina has the great sea animals back in the news – and with them, common shark myths and shark urban legends. Individual shark attacks tend to make the news because they tap into our ancient fear of being attacked by an uncontrollable beast, and because they’re rare enough to be …

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The Scariest Types of Dinosaurs Ever to Walk the Earth

In all fairness to dinosaurs, there is nothing to fear from them. They are all dead. Unless you count the birds they have evolved into, you simply aren’t going to have a run-in with a T-Rex unless it’s at a museum. That being said, there are hundreds of species of dinosaur that are absolutely terrifying in …

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