They are vicious killing machines who take no prisoners and aim to devour their prey with innate precision. Survival chances around these fearsome creatures are incredibly minimal. They will kill you if you get too close.
There is no better place for relaxation than nature. The beauty of nature is always accentuated by the presence of water bodies around be it a river, lake or waterfall. Even the loud noise of falling water from a height in the hills is music to ears. As one approaches the bottom of a waterfall, […]
It can easily kill you if you step on it, injecting its venom deep inside your foot. If not treated promptly, the poison will kill you. This video by Smarter Every Day shows how this simple killing machine works. If you go to Australia, watch out for these bastards. They would be underwater, hiding under […]
Many weta are large by insect standards and some species are among the largest and heaviest in the world able to fly. Their physical appearance is like a katydid, long-horned grasshopper, or cricket, but the hind legs are enlarged and usually very spiny. Many are wingless. Because they can cope with variations in temperature, weta […]
This brief macro video from Ammonite Films shows a fly emerging from its pupa. Some of you might find it NSFL, but I think it’s pretty cool. Put it on full screen and freak out your housemates/partners/officemates. Things to note 1: The fly emerges from a circular hole at the end of the pupal case […]