13 Snake Photos That Will Totally Freak You Out — Never Turn Your Back On A Snake

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In the wonderful world of creepiness, there are two creatures that reign supreme: snakes and spiders. Whichever one you fear more can have a huge impact on how you see the world around you. If you ask me, snakes are definitely the freakiest critters of all. You see, at least with spiders, you can drop […]

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Welcome to the Greatest Australian City That Never Was. This is Pretty Spooky.

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In the state of New South Whales, Australia, sits the ruins of what was once supposed to be the thriving city of Environa. The area was partially developed during the mid-to-late 1920s. However, the economic pressures of the Great Depression forced developers to abandoned the project. Today, the area still sits more or less how […]

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If This Is Happening Outside Your House, It’s Time To Move

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If you don’t live in Australia, then you probably have a very high opinion of kangaroos. And why shouldn’t you? They’re cute, they’re seemingly cuddly, and they’ve starred in plenty of tacky but entertaining movies. Sadly, this version of kangaroos is only limited to the silver screen. Kangaroos in real life, especially males, can be […]

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This Lady Just Scared Off A Terrifying Crocodile With Only A Flip Flop

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Without a doubt, the two animals I’m most afraid of are sharks and crocodiles. Sure, I’m well-aware that these creatures are largely misunderstood, but I’m not dumb enough to actually think that they won’t get vicious when faced with a prospective meal. This is why when you visit their natural habitats, you can’t expect to […]

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These Spiders In Australia Are Getting Too Smart — Not Even Floods Can Stop Them

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Australia is a land of extremes. The continent is known for its deadly assortment of wildlife, but that’s not the only extreme thing about it. There’s also the weather. Recent floods in areas of Tasmania have caused unprecedented damage to residents’ homes and businesses. However, the extreme flooding has also caused wildlife — specifically spiders […]

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The Cutest Animals In Australia, AKA Satan’s Playground, That AREN’T Trying To Kill You

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I’m sure Australia is a lovely country to visit. Any place that can create both Simon Baker and the Hemsworth brothers clearly has something good going for it. But I would be lying if I said the thought of venturing across the globe to see it myself wasn’t a tad terrifying. I mean, have you […]

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There Is A Bossy Pig In Australia That Might Be The Real Babe, The Sheep-Pig

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We are all familiar with Babe, the story of a pig who wants to be a sheepdog, but that’s all fiction, right? Well, it turns out there is a REAL pig out there with a penchant for bossing around sheep. Her name is Squeak and she lives on Edgar’s Mission, a non-profit sanctuary for rescued […]

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Australia just banned travel to West Africa to stop Ebola

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http://twitter.com/#!/CBSMMiller/status/527040453074771968 Did the first domino just fall in the debate over whether or not countries should impose full travel bans to countries in West Africa affected by the Ebola outbreak? Maybe so: #Australia stops visas from West African nations affected by #Ebola — CCTV Africa (@cctvnewsafrica) October 28, 2014 Australia implements freeze on visas from […]

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Apology To Mardi Gras ’78ers Could Be A Reality In Next NSW Parliament

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A step closer to equality. At a state election forum on Wednesday night, a panel of cross-party MPs unanimously supported an apology to the LGBTI community for police activity at the first Mardi Gras in 1978. View this image › Lane Sainty / BuzzFeed News The panel, hosted by the Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby, […]

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This Is What It’s Like To Date In Seven Different Countries

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Eight women, from seven different countries, talk about love and relationships. View this image › Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed Gather a group of young and single foreigners who recently moved to New York City and at one moment or another, you’ll hear them talk about how weird the dating scene in the city is. Moving […]

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