A tourist visiting Yellowstone National Park received an unexpected lesson in personal space from an elk that wasn't fond of her attempts to film it.
Fishermen from a village in Senegal are living in fear as attacks by 'killer hippos' have risen dramatically in recent years.
An apocalyptic video from Russia captures an enormous swarm of locusts filling the sky and forming massive clouds consisting entirely of the insatiable insects.
An unemployed British man fed up with the stresses of everyday life found a bizarre outlet for his yearning to escape: moving to Switzerland and living as a goat!
NOAA researchers studying the deep waters off the coast of Hawaii were stunned when they spotted a sponge that was the size of a minivan and may be thousands of years old!
The Australian town of Batemans Bay has been besieged by an incredible 100,000 bats that have made the unfortunate community their new home.
Conservationists attempting a novel new approach to protecting rhinos made a startling discovery when they removed one creature's horn and noticed a heart shape in its core!
Considering the vast amount of the Earth that is covered by water, it should be no surprise that there is a bevy of high strangeness connected to the high seas.
With rising sea levels and earthquake activity increasing the risk of tsunamis, one company has devised a unique solution to live through such events: the Survival Capsule.
With summer fast approaching, experts in the UK are warning residents to be on their guard as the country's rivers have seen a surge in 'vampire fish.'
A fearsome cobra serving as the star of a snake show in Thailand let its role as leading reptile go too far when it 'broke script' and charged the crowd!
A brave meteorologist at Mount Washington provided an incredible demonstration of the powerful winds found atop the peak when he stepped out onto the observation deck.
A fisherman harvesting an exotic form of bait has produced a both mesmerizing and shiver-inducing video as he showcased the capture of a monstrous Bobbit worm.
A remarkable new study has found that trees exhibit the never-before-seen behavior of seemingly 'sleeping' at night.
A beekeeping mishap in the California town of Concord unleashed a swarm of bees into the community that some fear may be of the 'killer' variety.
An eagle perched near a damn at South Africa's Kruger National Park found itself the target of a pugnacious turtle looking for a fight.
Just in time for the start of summer, a strange shark attack in Florida is making news after one of the notorious denizens of the deep bit an unlucky swimmer and wouldn't let go!
Drivers at Kruger National Park in South Africa had an amazing view of a herd of buffalo crossing the road, but one pair of cars found themselves a bit too close for comfort.
Rare drone footage from Australia shows the normally fearsome shark from an entirely different perspective as one finds itself the target of a hunting pod of giant dolphins.
A fisherman in Alaska was left awestruck after a feeding humpback whale swam over to his dock and suddenly burst out of the water in front of him.
Construction workers in Saudi Arabia tasked with filling in a hole found their job to be particularly difficult when the pit began suddenly spewing the sand back out at them!
A remarkable video of a river in southwestern Siberia captures an incredibly rare natural phenomenon known as an ice disk.
At a national conference on earthquakes this past week, an expert on the San Andreas fault warned that the infamous tectonic boundary appears poised to pop.
Perhaps inspired by the end of Ringling Brothers' use of elephants, a hippopotamus from a Spanish circus made a daring escape and took to the streets in search of freedom.
Anyone envious of Australians for living in a land full of exotic animals may change their mind after seeing what happened when one driver surprised a kangaroo on a dark road.
New research using satellite imagery of Antarctica may have uncovered a massive lake lurking beneath the ice that may be home to a myriad of strange creatures.
A groundbreaking new study into the extinction of the dinosaurs suggests that the iconic creatures suffered a far more prolonged demise than what we were taught in school.
On the heels of a devastating 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Thursday, Japan was rocked again today when a 7.4 magnitude quake struck the same region.
With the rat population in Rome increasing to an alarming level, one candidate for mayor has offered a novel solution: importing thousands of cats to the city.
Residents of Teaneck, New Jersey are living in fear due to a spate of strange incidents involving increasingly aggressive wild turkeys that are roaming their town.