These Insects Aren’t Wearing Costumes. They’re Cleverly Disguised Through Evolution.

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Evolution has a funny way of changing things. It can cause some strange adaptations in the biology of different organisms. In the insect world, certain creatures have adapted to their surroundings for necessity and survival. No, the insects below aren’t wearing Halloween costumes. This is science!  1.) This praying mantis is cleverly disguised as part of […]

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This Guy Had These Crawling All Over Him Just By Going In His Yard? Yikes.

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When Reddit user reddit_scientist took his dog out for a walk, there’s no way he expected this to happen. One minute he was enjoying the yard with his dog. Not even an hour later, he had to pull into a gas station because his foot was itching so badly. After pulling off his sock to scratch […]

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This Usually Takes About 2 Weeks But I’m Sick Of Winter. So Here It Is In Just 2 Seconds.

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If you were out for a walk on a warm spring day, would you notice the blooming flowers all around you? Even if you did, would you appreciate just how incredible it is that these delicate little living things come back, year after year? Flowers are a beautiful and special part of the world around […]

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This Guy Had The Best Reaction When He Bumped Into The Biggest Spider In The World.

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Etymologist Piotr Naskrecki studies katydids, a type of insect related to crickets. He walks alone and at night into the depths of South American rainforests as part of his research. He walks carefully through the forest, taking pains not to disturb anyone or anything he comes across, and listens for the faint trill of the insect’s wings. A […]

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You Won’t Believe What This Videographer Captured Above The Chicago Skyline. It’s Electrifying.

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Last week Chicago resident, and videographer Craig Shimala was working on a time lapse video of a particularly nasty storm over the city. What he managed to film was a rare occurrence: Chicago’s three tallest buildings the Willis Tower, Trump Tower, and the John Hancock Building all being struck by lightning at the same time. In the […]

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10 Reasons Why The Giant Spider Crab Is The Crustacean Of Your Nightmares.

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As land dwelling mammals, we humans know that the oceans are deep, dark, and full of terrifying creatures. One of the most frightening creatures around is the Giant Spider Crab, also known as the Japanese Spider. While these bad boys aren’t are huge and scary as some crabs out there, they are still pretty darn creepy. Here […]

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