This Biologist’s Unique Photos Celebrate Mother Nature’s Playful Side

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When it comes to being a jack-of-all-trades, Phil Torres is an expert. With a LinkedIn profile that would make just about any reasonable human feel inadequate, this conservation biologist is also a TV host, a science reporter, a world traveller, and a talented photographer. Wildlife photos of any kind are pretty outstanding (especially when you […]

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25 Adorable Encounters With Wildlife You’ll Be Extremely Jealous Of

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Every little girl or boy who’s ever watched Disney knows that woodland creatures make the most loyal friends. At least, that’s what the animated enterprise taught us. Sadly, as I grew up, I learned that while I desperately wanted to be friends with little fawns and tiny chipmunks, they’re not so into it. But that […]

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You Might Think These Wildlife Photos Are Staged, But That’s How Close He Really Got

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); If you’ve ever been to a national park, you know that approaching wildlife is typically frowned upon. And for good reason. That’s their turf, and things can go from bad to worse in two seconds flat if they feel like you’re encroaching on their territory. But what would you be able […]

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Giant Pandas Are No Longer Considered Endangered, So Not Everything Sucks!

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If “life is terrible and everything hurts” is something that often comes out of your face, we have good news for you! News about anything that isn’t psychologically damaging is hard to come by these days, but monitoring agencies have officially declared that the giant panda is no longer endangered, since numbers are rising in […]

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This Little Koala Joey Is Pretty Much The Cutest Thing To Grace This Green Earth

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Okay, people — if you love ridiculously cute animals as much as I do, you’re going to want to check this out. Some of you may remember our tiny koala friend Imogen from her first photo shoot. Well, you’re in for a huge treat because she has become the star of […]

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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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This Guy Got To Tickle A Bear Cub’s Toes — And I’m Understandably Jealous

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If there’s one thing I’ve always dreamed of, it’s the chance to play with a fluffy, roly-poly bear cub. I mean, I know they could, even at a young age, seriously injure me and that’s why I’ve never gotten the chance to make my dreams a reality. But that doesn’t mean I can’t live vicariously […]

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He Was Attacked By A Jungle Cat And Barely Lived To Tell The (Adorable) Tale

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“I’ve never had my ear licked before by an ocelot — first time for everything,” is one of the things that actually came out of Coyote Peterson’s mouth during a real-life encounter with a young jungle cat. While roaming around in the rainforests of Costa Rica doing things that someone named Coyote Peterson would definitely […]

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These Whales Were Stuck In Shallow Water When Unlikely Heroes Came To The Rescue

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); When beachgoers on Las Coloradas Beach in the Canary Islands noticed a pod of whales headed toward the shoreline, they knew they had to come up with a plan quickly. That’s because the short-finned pilot whales had become caught in shallow water. Quick-thinking vacationers headed into the water in an attempt […]

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