The Worst


This tiny endangered dolphin died after being passed around a crowd for selfies.

Bird Moves


Gif-out to a year of migration for 118 bird species across the Western Hemisphere.

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The Panda of the Sea


China’s relatively small, but insatiable appetite for the giant totoaba fish’s swim bladder, aka “Aquatic Cocaine,” is putting another species at risk, the vaquita, which is the world’s smallest porpoise. Less than 100 of these shy little creatures are left in the northernmost section of the Gulf of California, the only place they live.

Humans of Paradise

Half of all Lion Hunting in Africa is Conducted by Americans


And that’s why the US plans on giving lions in Africa the not-so-coveted endangered species status.

Just Another Day Down Under


An Australian man working in his backyard recently discovered a five-foot lizard chilling on the side of his house.

All The Racist Koalas

Kevin Hart takes on the nature in Australia.

Feline Indifference


“Are cats domesticated?”

Beware of Falling Cows


A french driver in the Pyrenees mountains recently survived an accident in which a cow fell off of a cliff and onto the hood of his car. The cow however was not as lucky, though it did escape a life probably destined for slaughter. Steak tartare, anyone?

These Nugs Have Eyes, Man!


Don’t trip out, dude. It’s just the pied mossy frog. A king of camouflage in the evergreen rainforests of Asia, this dank froggy was photographed by Joel Sartore at the Houston Zoo.

The Feel-Good Crowdfunding Campaign of The Year


Help buy some maremma puppies so that they can protect a colony of 150 penguins from foxes on a small island off the coast of southern Australia.

A Man of Extraordinary Patience

Larry Johnson is The Purrtraitist