While raccoons are notorious for scouring the trash for food, one creature in Virginia may have taken the tactic a bit too far by hitching a ride on a garbage truck!
George Knapp shares some items that have recently caught his attention.
While we are still waiting for flying cars to appear on the scene, another long-awaited fixture of the 'future' may finally be happening: the return of the woolly mammoth!
An Idaho man's pet squirrel is being called a hero after it turned into a proverbial guard dog and thwarted at robbery at his home.
A puzzling piece of footage purportedly filmed in Ukraine features a truly bizarre and gruesome creature that some suspect could be a mutant!
A driver cruising down a seemingly innocent stretch of highway in Idaho over the weekend was astounded when she noticed an incredible number of dead owls along the road.
A fresh look at one of the ocean's most vexing sea creatures, the cockeyed squid, may have finally solved the mystery of the animal's bizarre appearance.
An ESA astronaut working aboard the ISS has captured incredible footage of two rarely-seen weather events which have long puzzled scientists.
Visitors to a pond in the South Carolina town of Hanahan have been left scratching their heads after spotting an alligator that boasts a most unusual color.
A newly discovered species of gecko found living in Madagascar possesses a remarkable defense mechanism to ward off predators.
NASA has commissioned a new study that may potentially solve the longstanding marine mystery of why some sea creatures become beached.
A man living on the island of Tonga believes that he received a divine message in the form of an odd cloud that bears an uncanny resemblance to a divine figure.
The unsettling appearance of a rattlesnake slithering out of their toilet was only the beginning of an even more unnerving experience for a family in Texas when they found out their home was rife with the reptiles!
A worrisome new report on the radiation level found at the doomed Fukushima Nuclear facility indicate that the slow-moving disaster is only getting worse.
A breathtaking new video filmed at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano shows a huge stream of lava pouring into the ocean.
A woman in Oregon wound up in the hospital this week after her pet python somehow slithered into her pierced ear!
Researchers studying the fossilized remains of tiny, ancient creatures believe they have found the oldest ancestor to the human species and it is rather repugnant.
Jaw-dropping drone footage from the Arizona Geological Survey shows a monstrous crack that has burst open in a part of the state's desert.
A perplexing piece of video via a webcam watching volcanoes in Mexico shows a small ball of light slowly emerge on screen before bursting into a massive glow.
Residents of the Italian town of Monreale were fearing for their lives over the weekend after a massive Bengal tiger was spotted roaming the streets!
In a bizarre story out of Russia, a man claims to have turned torment into treasure after selling his troublesome 'psychic' cat for a whopping sum.
In dramatic footage from Peru, a three-story hotel goes from idyllic vacation destination to a pile of rubble when the building plummets into a raging river.
Residents of the Mexican state of Michoacan were baffled by the appearance of a bizarre cylindrical cloud that seemed to sport a glowing center.
With the help of an ambitious alligator, a Missouri family visiting Florida inadvertently produced an unforgettable vacation video when the creature jumped onto their boat!
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention.
Scientists exploring the jungles of Peru were stunned when they spotted an amazing caterpillar that had fashioned its own 'shell' out of a leaf!
The Canadian army has dispatched a pair of acoustic specialists to a region of the country that has been purportedly plagued by a mysterious sound for months.
Onlookers in the Chinese city of Yeoyang could not believe their eyes when they spotted what appeared to be a series of buildings floating among the clouds in the sky.
Researchers at Princeton University believe they may have finally solved the mystery of Namibia's perplexing 'fairy circles.'
During a visit to a museum in Peru, zoologists from Finland found a truly bizarre species of wasp which boasts a tail that bears a striking resemblance to an ant!