Sun is shining, birds are chirping, and the living is easy. We’d like to think of nature this way. But it moves in mysterious ways and it’s called Mother Nature for a reason.

You see, upon a closer look, things are hella odd and creepy out there. Think of it as a horror movie of its own league starring sci-fi-like creatures, unusual anomalies, bizarre plants and animals, and sightings that push you to the brink of saying "I’m out."

Bored Panda has compiled a spine-chilling fresh list for your next nightmare. Get ready for sweaty palms and don’t say I didn’t warn you. Before you are done and safely out of this whole ordeal, there’s part 1, part 2, and part 3 waiting one click away. No NOPEs allowed after this point.

#1

I Watched This Guy Fight Off A Bird 10 Times His Size. This Was His Victory Pose For A Good 10+ Minutes As The Bird Perched On A Power Line, Defeated

I Watched This Guy Fight Off A Bird 10 Times His Size. This Was His Victory Pose For A Good 10+ Minutes As The Bird Perched On A Power Line, Defeated

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Sakib sarar Ananda
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4 months ago

that's what Kung fu Panda does to you!

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#2

Bald Eagle Size vs. Grey Wolf, Caught On Trail Cam

Bald Eagle Size vs. Grey Wolf, Caught On Trail Cam

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Rissie
Community Member
4 months ago

This is just awesome, not a nope.

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#3

Whales Sleeping

Whales Sleeping

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engineer_nope.avi
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4 months ago

Whale-henge, a new attraction

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Our planet is populated with both odd and amusing plants and animals. Some of them have been surrounded by myth and misunderstanding, and some we still know little about. David Attenborough’s series “Natural Curiosities” has revealed the remarkable evolutionary traits behind some of the most mystical wonders of the natural world.

Some of the quirky animals include flamingos, who survive in hot volcanic lakes by filtering out microscopic algae; salamanders that can regrow entire limbs; problem-solving crows that design intricate tools; and hippos, who secrete a vivid red mucus that acts as sunscreen.

#4

Bees Killing A Murder Hornet By Raising Their Temperature In Order To Cook It Alive

Bees Killing A Murder Hornet By Raising Their Temperature In Order To Cook It Alive

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Christophe Beunens
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4 months ago

This is a bit like Murder on the Orient Express : The whole family is guilty

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#5

Your Chances Of Getting Killed By A Group Of Frogs Are Low But Never Zero

Your Chances Of Getting Killed By A Group Of Frogs Are Low But Never Zero

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

Frogs: "Hey there"

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#6

I Heard Some Noise On The Roof This Morning

I Heard Some Noise On The Roof This Morning

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Ruby McPherosn
Community Member
4 months ago

AUSTRALIA!!

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In an interview with Radio Times, David Attenborough recounted the particularly peculiar case of a greenfly that’s nearly all female. “Inside they are already pregnant. And inside the baby that’s inside the mother there’s another one. So you’ve got three generations all in one animal.” As bizarre as it sounds, that’s a very common insect we don’t really think of much.

#7

Then There Was This Guy

Then There Was This Guy

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

What is this? Is it a lizard?

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#8

I Think I Found The Entrance To The Spider-Verse

I Think I Found The Entrance To The Spider-Verse

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pei meow
Community Member
4 months ago

Thats kinda cool and creepy

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#9

I Noticed Some Shrimp Missing...

I Noticed Some Shrimp Missing...

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

I hate ants, but I have to admit, this is dedication

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#10

What, Exactly, Was The Sequence Of Events That LED To This?

What, Exactly, Was The Sequence Of Events That LED To This?

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80 Van
Community Member
4 months ago

The grey wolf must have won after all.

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#11

Here’s A Possum Yelling At A Bald Eagle

Here’s A Possum Yelling At A Bald Eagle

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

"I FREAKING TOLD YOU TO SHARE, MARK!"

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#12

I Was In The Middle Of A Zoom When I Noticed This

I Was In The Middle Of A Zoom When I Noticed This

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

Why don't you back up or help it enter another window?

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#13

Nature Is Scary As Hell

Nature Is Scary As Hell

The Sandbox Tree also known as the "Dynamite Tree" grows exploding fruits. When fully mature, they explode with a loud bang and fling their hard, flattened seeds at speeds of up to 150 miles per hour and distances of over 60 feet. The shrapnel can seriously injure any person or animal in its path. As bad as this is, the exploding seed pods are only one of the ways that a sandbox tree can inflict harm.

The fruit of the sandbox tree is poisonous, causing vomiting, diarrhea and cramps if ingested. The tree sap is said to cause an angry red rash, and it can blind you if it gets in your eyes. It has been used to make poison darts.

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I Liek To Cute
Community Member
4 months ago

Wow. The person who said nature is beautiful has CLEARLY never seen this tree!

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#14

The Harpy Eagle's Huge Talons Can Be As Large As A Bear's Claws, And Its Legs Can Be Almost As Thick As A Man's Wrist

The Harpy Eagle's Huge Talons Can Be As Large As A Bear's Claws, And Its Legs Can Be Almost As Thick As A Man's Wrist

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Margaret Wells
Community Member
4 months ago

Seeing pics like this makes me wonder why we didn't realise birds evolved from dinosaurs years ago

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#15

My Mom Found This Skull With A Chrysalis Inside The Eye Socket

My Mom Found This Skull With A Chrysalis Inside The Eye Socket

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Samantha Lomb
Community Member
4 months ago

Life from death, quite poetic

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#16

This Ice Looks Like An Eye

This Ice Looks Like An Eye

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

Eye see you.

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#17

Tick Season Is Here, Make Sure To Check Every Spot

Tick Season Is Here, Make Sure To Check Every Spot

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Ayça Güneş
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Poor doggie :(

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#18

Sphynx Cat With No Eyes

Sphynx Cat With No Eyes

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engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

Jesus, that scared me.

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#19

Cabbage Field In Japan

Cabbage Field In Japan

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Ruby McPherosn
Community Member
4 months ago

Huh, anyone else think of Alien 2?

Foxxy (The Original)
Community Member
4 months ago

Dammit, you beat me to it lol.

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Candice Ravel
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage my ass, lol! I've seen this movie ;)

Viktor Feurer
Community Member
4 months ago

I think I would do the harvest by using a flamethrower...

glowworm2
Community Member
4 months ago

Nope, these are clearly body snatchers!

King Kong
Community Member
4 months ago

We've all seen this movie , . Burn it all

Ripley
Community Member
4 months ago

"Cabbage field". Uh-huh, sure . . .

Hello it Smee
Community Member
4 months ago

I knew the cabbage patch kids came from mutant plants.

Kathy Baylis
Community Member
4 months ago

The pods! Be on the lookout for changes in your family members’ and friends’ behavior.

N G
Community Member
4 months ago

Where's sigourney weaver when you need her?

Blakkur Sverrir
Community Member
4 months ago

Cover Face, slowly vack away, apply flamethrower and grenades

Geth
Community Member
4 months ago

"Cabbage." Sure.

Perfumista Perfumista
Community Member
4 months ago

Already don't like cabbage. This is just one more reason.

PRANIL DEY
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage mutants!!!!!!!!!! Welcome to Earth! (:

Cristina S.
Community Member
4 months ago

I’ve never seen cabbage that looks like that....

O Jackson
Community Member
4 months ago

Eww

Tisha Gunputh
Community Member
4 months ago

Like dinosaur eggs OMG

Pairote Leetavorn
Community Member
4 months ago

Very different shape from Salinas, California - must be tastier!

Tisha Gunputh
Community Member
4 months ago

Maybe !!! Just go there oh wait : #CORONAVIRUS😅

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Alejandro Castro
Community Member
4 months ago

Look like aliens pods.

Nick P
Community Member
3 months ago

Alienssssss...

Tezdon Robinson
Community Member
3 months ago

these look like the xnesomorph eggs from alien 1,2 and3

Malcontent
Community Member
4 months ago

Aliens*

Thomas Ewing
Community Member
4 months ago

Triffids! Pod people! Giant Brussels Sprouts! Run!

Lanre Malumi
Community Member
4 months ago

More like alien covenant. Lol

Jovy Jergens
Community Member
4 months ago

Invasion of the body snatchers!

Iva Kazalova
Community Member
4 months ago

Why does it look so rank? Is it ill? That does not look like normal healthy cabbage 🤮

Wendy
Community Member
4 months ago

Body Snatcher pods

Ginny Weasley
Community Member
4 months ago

Lol. I am a Disney nerd so the first thing I thought of were cybugs from Wreck it Ralph.

Don Powell
Community Member
4 months ago

AVP all over again

Mita Ghosh
Community Member
4 months ago

So that's where he stole the design ideas from....

Catlover🐱001
Community Member
3 months ago

Jurassic Park

funpandy
Community Member
3 months ago

Area 51 EggsXD

ej wey
Community Member
3 months ago

Weyland Yutani Enterprises has truly doomed us all

sharron lynn parsons
Community Member
3 months ago

Never knew they grew that big !!!

Lorraine Kitchingham
Community Member
3 months ago

Yet another reason to stay carnivorous...

mithril
Community Member
3 months ago

Someone call Ellen Ripley now!!

Stephen Lyford
Community Member
3 months ago

That is actually a "Nope Field".... a field filled with NOPEs. 35a361ef-3...d45ed5.png 35a361ef-3bf7-45c3-bae5-e5ffc9af1597-5ed5408d45ed5.png

nickymiST.elliefreak
Community Member
3 months ago

No comment

Craymoss
Community Member
3 months ago

Guessing frost damage.

Farid Red
Community Member
3 months ago

Why? How? What?

Michał Jastrzębski
Community Member
3 months ago

this is THE real reason why they nuked the Hiroshima, albeit not from orbit...

Alberto
Community Member
3 months ago

エイリアン

SteFaqs
Community Member
3 months ago

Huh. I used to eat cabbage a minute ago.

Grace Smith
Community Member
3 months ago

ALIEN!!

Mary Dellenbusch
Community Member
3 months ago

Alien queens eggs

Maureen Peters
Community Member
3 months ago

Not tasty for my Miso!

Toni Palmer
Community Member
3 months ago

Alien eggs disguised as cabage

Dvora Sintes
Community Member
3 months ago

Yeah, well I'll pass and take the tempura, thanks.

Vicki Perizzolo
Community Member
3 months ago

gives me a good idea where Cameron got his eggs idea from....

Diane Camper
Community Member
3 months ago

invasion of the body snatchers... or as i called it as a child the pod people

Christine Ladyman
Community Member
4 months ago

Left to rot! ?

Christine Cameron-Dow
Community Member
4 months ago

Nope, nope, not going to Japan.

Elizabeth Gardner
Community Member
4 months ago

Alien Eggs jesus !

Joeshar
Community Member
4 months ago

Oh what is it? Let me take my helmet off and look it closely.

Tessa Thompson
Community Member
4 months ago

Odd, but not scary

SF Angel
Community Member
4 months ago

Fukushima?

Brent Rish
Community Member
4 months ago

Aliens. Definitely.

IZama
Community Member
4 months ago

Uh. . . . are you thinking what I'm thinking?

Agustin Melendez
Community Member
4 months ago

Pod people

PhotoJenic12
Community Member
4 months ago

Donald Sutherland will emerge from one of these.

Cathy Carey
Community Member
4 months ago

I too though of "Alien"

Jennifer Asetta
Community Member
4 months ago

Where are the Cabbage Patch Kids?

Tim Skeens
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage yeah right

Keisha Washington
Community Member
4 months ago

Pretty sure I'm not eating cabbage again

ChaiDai
Community Member
4 months ago

Annabelle Cabbage Patch Kids ready to emerge

Jeff Miller
Community Member
4 months ago

Looks like a scene from an Alain movie.

Jeff Miller
Community Member
4 months ago

Looks like a scene from Alain movie.

Fred and George Weasley
Community Member
4 months ago

they look like shrunken heads

Oscar Jeong
Community Member
4 months ago

A: Where are farmers? B: They are cocooned just like the others.

Elaine Mattingly
Community Member
4 months ago

Yes students then they will eat us.

SweetCrescentMoon
Community Member
4 months ago

BURN IT ALL

Jennifer Courtemanche
Community Member
4 months ago

Aaahhh ... that's creepy ... Don't grow those ...

Roxy Faulkner
Community Member
4 months ago

Pods

Ryleigh
Community Member
4 months ago

Alien eggs

Munhu Afro
Community Member
4 months ago

Fukushima Cabbage. "Warning, this product contains radiation known to the state of California to cause cancer.."

Janet Hellis
Community Member
4 months ago

I'm a Head of you!

AlexG
Community Member
4 months ago

Yep... face hugger time... run!

Dorothy Parker
Community Member
4 months ago

Invasion of the Body Snatchers.

Lisa Bateman
Community Member
4 months ago

Flipping pod people about to hatch!

no_name
Community Member
4 months ago

yeah, cabbage.

Amy Lam
Community Member
4 months ago

Looked like Godzilla movie from birthing eggs in stadium

Shirley Richard
Community Member
4 months ago

I'm good dog, thanks though.

Jace
Community Member
4 months ago

They should have used this for the very first Alien teaser trailer, instead of the chicken egg and carton they used...

Laura Rodrigues
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage, my ass. Them theres a alien farm😳

Tambot
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage that has already changed into sauerkraut by the looks of it!

Loki C
Community Member
4 months ago

Cabbage fields in the states are just as... picturesque. It doesn't grow as the neat little ball you see at the store. It gets pared down during processing.

Sarah Laurent
Community Member
4 months ago

#coccon #BetterThanAlienForThought

Orionpax75
Community Member
4 months ago

I'll go... " yeah man bishop should go" lol

panda_legerdemain
Community Member
4 months ago

What disease is that?

AndersM
Community Member
4 months ago

And that another reason I don't like cabbage.

desert29rat
Community Member
4 months ago

I just hope they're not facehugger cabbages.

CR Harvey
Community Member
4 months ago

Yeah, Aliens. Must be from Godzilla stomping around.

Virgil Blue
Community Member
4 months ago

Nuke it from orbit!

Jo Choto
Community Member
4 months ago

Bodysnatchers.

Ash Apple
Community Member
4 months ago

Nuke the entire site from orbit. It's the only way to be sure

BusLady
Community Member
4 months ago

I've always hated cabbage. Now I know why.

ravina nimje
Community Member
4 months ago

Looks like giant eggs.

Ani Archeron
Community Member
4 months ago

Does anyone here read Sweet Home? Because these look exacTLY like those horrible alien eggs??

gloria benado
Community Member
4 months ago

Alien pods!!!!

Terje Nygård
Community Member
4 months ago

Godzilla-babies for sure !

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#20

If I Saw This In My Bathroom Corner, I’d Burn My House Down

If I Saw This In My Bathroom Corner, I’d Burn My House Down

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pei meow
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4 months ago

How big is that?!!!

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#21

My Friend Traveled To India. She Posted A Photo This Morning With The Caption "It's Going Well"

My Friend Traveled To India. She Posted A Photo This Morning With The Caption "It's Going Well"

CreepyTarot Report

Lyop
Community Member
4 months ago

Hahaha, sigh.....(brings out the flamethrower from the suitcase...)

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#22

Mossy Frogs

Mossy Frogs

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KittyComics
Community Member
4 months ago

they look cute!

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#23

This... Bothers Me In So Many Levels

This... Bothers Me In So Many Levels

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Xavier Portillo
Community Member
4 months ago

I hear what you're saying.. but it's just trying to branch out.

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#24

The Scaly-Foot Snail Ingests The Toxic Magma-Fumes Of Hydrothermal Vents And Grows A Coat Of Organic Iron Plates

The Scaly-Foot Snail Ingests The Toxic Magma-Fumes Of Hydrothermal Vents And Grows A Coat Of Organic Iron Plates

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80 Van
Community Member
4 months ago

It looks like it's sitting on the iron throne.

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#25

Dried Frog And The Spider

Dried Frog And The Spider

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Marlowe Fitzpatrik
Community Member
4 months ago

This would be awesome for that girl's "Dead stuff collection" a few articles over!

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#26

A Rare Mutation Causing The Tentacles On The Octopus To Branch

A Rare Mutation Causing The Tentacles On The Octopus To Branch

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Lou Lopez
Community Member
4 months ago

Excuse me, but have you heard the dread word of Cthulhu?

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#27

Duet

Duet

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80 Van
Community Member
4 months ago

The snake looks like it has a human mouth and chin inside of it. Maybe if there human mouth opens, there will be another mouth inside of that one.

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#28

Ghost Mantis

Ghost Mantis

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KittyComics
Community Member
4 months ago

venom?

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#29

A Storm Literally Picked Up And Moved This Road

A Storm Literally Picked Up And Moved This Road

Craigrets Report

SilverLining
Community Member
4 months ago

This happened in the lake District UK. Just purely from the force of the water

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#30

Deep Sea Worms Viewed Under Electron Microscope

Deep Sea Worms Viewed Under Electron Microscope

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LadyMarsh
Community Member
4 months ago

Audition for Tremor, bottom right got the part.

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#31

The Door I Had To Get Through Last Night To Get To My Room

The Door I Had To Get Through Last Night To Get To My Room

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RitaGG
Community Member
4 months ago

Nope, sleeping at Walmart tonight.

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#32

Teeth In A Squid Suction Cup

Teeth In A Squid Suction Cup

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spirit wolf
Community Member
4 months ago

Those are actually sharp gold grillz. Squid by day, rapper by night.

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#33

10,000 Year Old Skull Of An Extinct Giant Irish Elk Found By This Farmer

10,000 Year Old Skull Of An Extinct Giant Irish Elk Found By This Farmer

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Joseph O'Reilly
Community Member
4 months ago

yall why is everybody saying that the Earth is 5,000 years old? It's waaaaaaaaay older than that, and basing its age off of a calendar based in religion is quite likely to not be scientifically accurate. Please, for the love of all that is correct, stop saying the Earth is younger than we can soundly prove it is

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#34

Ants Squirting Acid At An Enemy

Ants Squirting Acid At An Enemy

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Slinkman
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4 months ago (edited)

'Three.. Two... One... ant a Happy New Year everyone!

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#35

Got Home From Work To Find This Tarantula Hawk Wasp Carting Off A Huntsman Spider

Got Home From Work To Find This Tarantula Hawk Wasp Carting Off A Huntsman Spider

space_monster Report

Lou Lopez
Community Member
4 months ago

Damn, nature! You scary!

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#36

Lacarria Masoniae Growing From An Opossum's Carcass

Lacarria Masoniae Growing From An Opossum's Carcass

NeutralNPC Report

engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 months ago

Oh wow, that looks both amazing and terrifying

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#37

The Amount Of Growing My Snail Has Gotten Done In Under A Year. From A 4cm Shell To A 17cm Shell

The Amount Of Growing My Snail Has Gotten Done In Under A Year. From A 4cm Shell To A 17cm Shell

mossydeerbones Report

Daniel Lewis
Community Member
4 months ago

I saw snails the big on Okinawa Island. But then they became rare after a long drought.

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#38

A Human Foot After A Baby Diamondback Snake Bites It

A Human Foot After A Baby Diamondback Snake Bites It

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Thomas Es Thomas
Community Member
4 months ago

Oh you'll lose that toe. I always wonder when I'm at the shoe store and I find a box with two shoe sizes, one smaller than the other. Then I see people like this.

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#39

This Snake That Has Both Eyes In One Socket

This Snake That Has Both Eyes In One Socket

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Daniel Lewis
Community Member
4 months ago

THat's why it is called "snake eyes" when you roll a pair of dice and get two ones.

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#40

Honey Combs In Spare Unit Of My House. This Is The 5th Time The Bees Are Back. Two Separate Colonies One On Either Side Of This Unit. Both Are Inside The Wall

Honey Combs In Spare Unit Of My House. This Is The 5th Time The Bees Are Back. Two Separate Colonies One On Either Side Of This Unit. Both Are Inside The Wall

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similarly
Community Member
4 months ago

Call a bee expert. Bee farmers will sometimes try to adopt them.

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