Latest On Scary Animals

  • Giant Rat Discovered

    So this sounds like bad news: An expedition in Papua New Guinea found a new species of giant rat living in the crater of an ancient volcano. Oops, I buried the lead! “The rat, which has no fear of humans, measures 32 inches long, placing it among the largest species of rat known anywhere in the world.” Read More ›

    Scott Lamb 5 years ago 11 responses

  • Barry, the Giant Sea Worm

    Staff at an aquarium in England have solved the mystery behind attacks on their coral reef and prize fish. The culprit was a giant sea worm named Barry (how they knew his name, I’m not sure), who is four feet long and is apparently “covered with nasty bristles that sting and can cause permanent numbness in humans”. This is what he looks like. View Image ›

    Jack Shepherd 5 years ago 18 responses