The sinkholes in China's Hubei province are so large that it's possible to find whole ecosystems inside them.
The enormous cephalopod was recently discovered washed up along the shoreline in Kommetjie.
The unorthodox primate is believed to be a cross between two other (distantly related) species.
With its four venom-laced fangs made of copper, this is one sea creature you definitely don't want to mess with.
Scientists have been left scratching their heads by this perplexing and disturbing phenomenon.
Scientists have revealed the discovery of the world's largest known crown jellyfish and it looks decidedly alien.
Today's apples may be large and sweet, but thousands of years ago it was a very different story.
This unusual looking specimen was recently fished up in the Norwegian Sea by fisherman Roman Fedortsov.
Elasmobranch sleep expert Michael Liam Kelly reveals new research into this intriguing mystery.
An obscure breed of pigeon from Budapest is certainly one of the most peculiar birds you are likely to see.
A short video clip of a very unusual animal recently racked up over 2 million views on TikTok.
A CCTV camera captured the bizarre moment a huge flock of birds flew straight into the pavement.
As if one spider wasn't bad enough - imagine being set upon by 1,000 of them in a giant web...
A Spanish company is planning to set up such a venture within the next two years - but is it really a good idea ?
You might not have heard them do it, but fish are capable of making all manner of croaks, chirps and other sounds.
Prof Sophie Jacques takes a look at just how capable dogs are at understanding human speech.
You've heard of worms that become two when cut in half, but what about worms with multiple bodies ?
It's a claim that has been doing the rounds for years, but just how accurate is it ?
A zoo in Australia has come into possession of one of the largest funnel web spider specimens ever found.
The annual 'biblical' migration of bright red crabs on Christmas Island is a spectacle like no other on Earth.