Where the Wild Things Are
Pictures of stunning, beautiful, cool, cute, or just plain amazing animals.
With its fearsome appearance, poisonous bite, and deadly hunting skill, this newly discovered creature lives up to its name: assassin spider. Researchers working in Madagascar recently discovered this and eight other species of assassin spiders—a family of arachnids that feast on other eight-leggers—during a four-year survey of the island nation's forests.
African Bush Viper.