Top 10 Evolutionarily Unique Animals

Using a scientific framework to identify the world’s most Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered (EDGE) species, the EDGE of Existence programme highlights and protects some of the weirdest and most wonderful species on the planet. This is a list of the top 10. 10. Pygmy hippopotamus The pygmy hippo is a solitary animal that lives […]


10 Totally Weird Creature Adaptations

We’re all familiar with the scales and claws that some animals have evolved as adaptations. But other creatures have taken on traits so bizarre that the animals almost look like aliens. Watch science fiction come alive as we look at lizards that cry blood, worms that melt bone, and fish that shoot blades from their […]


10 Rare Animals With Bizarre Adaptations

Nature, as the saying goes, finds a way to survive. No matter what adverse conditions may threaten the survival of a creature, individual species will eventually adapt to better survive in their environment—it’s either that, or die. Every animal on this planet has had to grow and change over the course of millennia to become […]


8 Examples of Evolution in Action

Evolution is one of the greatest scientific discoveries of all time. Armed with the knowledge of the interconnectedness of all life on earth, biologists have made startling discoveries. There is so much evidence in favor of evolution, that arguing against it is like denying that there is a moon in the sky. Yet people do […]


10 Completely Unsettling Animal Behaviors

Although we’ve come to know so much about animals and their habits, everything we’ve learned so far has just been the tip of the iceberg. Some of these new discoveries about them tend to be downright disturbing. Then again, it’s all part of nature. 10Centipede Bursts Out Of A Snake In 2013, a group of […]