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Prowling through the trees of Australia some 18 million years ago was a small marsupial carnivore that weighed only a little over one pound yet was a fearsome predator to lizards, birds and insects.

Ancient marsupial 'micro lion' discovered in Australia

A tiny marsupial lion, extinct for at least 18 million years, is named after Sir David Attenborough after fossilised remains are found in remote Australia.

Creatures from The Mariana Trench. The Abyss. Amazing creatures! Some fascinating some from your nightmares. The ocean is truly amazing!

Creatures from The Mariana Trench

The Mariana Trench - Deep Sea Creatures.

Where Did Animals With Tail Weapons Go? Heres a Back Story

Where Did Animals With Tail Weapons Go? Here’s a Back Story

Where Did Animals With Tail Weapons Go? Heres a Back Story

Lobster on Blue by Eli Halpin

Lobster on Blue - Giclée Print

These Eli Halpin art reproductions are a wonderful and affordable alternative to an original painting. Giclée Print made in the USA with non-toxic ink.

Deep in the oceans of the southern hemisphere exist 60-foot long tubular creatures that undulate through the water. They’re called pyrosomes, and they’re basically the ocean’s Borg.

Pyrosomes are the Borg of the Oceans

Video:Unidentified Glowing Object: Nature’s Weirdest Events

Spiny Flower Mantis - Album on Imgur

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Shangrala's Family Fun - Pretty Bugs with beautiful photos and links of sites for friends and family.

There's A Dinosaur Theme Park In Utah

There's A Dinosaur Theme Park In Utah — AWOL

There's A Dinosaur Theme Park In Utah

punk turtle

Moss Turtle : The Mary River turtle, Elusor macrurus, is an endangered short-necked turtle that inhabits the Mary River in south-east Queensland, Australia

tsavo lions

These are the actual Tsavo lions that were represented in the film The Ghost and the Darkness. They ate 35 people over the course of 10 months in 1898 in Tsavo Kenya. They're displayed in Chicago at the Field Museum of Natural History.

Winged African ant (Dorylus sp.) by andredekesel, via Flickr

Winged African ant (wings means it is a queen or drone) (Dorylus sp.) by andredekesel

A little help from friends.

~~Team Work ~ Ants by Andiyan Lutfi~~ Isn't God's creation amazing?

devils flower mantis This alien-looking creature is known as a Devil’s Flower Mantis or Idolomantis diabolica....image credit: shaggybevo.com

Devil’s Flower Mantis (Idolomantis Diabolica) - sometimes known as the "King of all mantids." One of the largest species of praying mantis that mimic flowers

Original images by Matthew Maxwell and Pablo Alvarez Vinagre at STUDIOAM. Formatted for Live Science by Karl Tate

Here's Why Sharks Are Cool

A researcher has found that historical estimates of some of the largest ocean creatures are not correct. - Credit: By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist

Jellyfish Painting :|: Artist - Joseph Jackino

Jellyfish Painting :|: Artist - Joseph Jackino

Gamers just outdid scientists in a race to figure out a protein's shape

Gamers playing the popular online puzzle game Foldit beat scientists, college students and computer algorithms in a contest to see who could identify a particular protein's shape.


life by the sea underwater animal dolphins advancing on a school of fish