Europe

Why the Lionfish Can Be a Jerk

Its other names range from the cool ”fire fish” and “fan dancer” to the decidedly rubbish “turkeyfish”, but the PR’s …

Zlatorog

This deer with bling shows you the dangers of getting it. He’s either a white chamois or ibex, but in …

Ural Owl

The Ural owl is gorgeous and floofy. Just don’t mess with its nest. That’s not a joke by the way. …

Sei Whale

Clocking 48kmh (30mph) or more is pretty impressive for the ninth largest living animal, and handy if some orcas come …

Ratatoskr

Well, this is going to be a short one. This busy squirrel has a whopping 6 lines dedicated to him …

Immortal Jellyfish

Another potential supervillain either squandering its power or slowly building its empire. But unlike the others, it has its own …

Goblin Shark

My last two posts have had a bit too much sexy talk, so here’s the goblin shark to put an …

Firefly

Stared at a screen too long? Taken a blow to the head? Or standing in a forest of fireflies? The …

Shrike

Don’t hate the shrike just because it stores its food properly.

Oarfish

The oarfish was definitely named after the wrong kind of “oar”.

Narwhal

Everything eats the narwhal. It’s the apple of the Arctic sea!