Nicholas Khamvongsa

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Scientists Are Streaming a Live Video Feed of The Mariana Trench Right NOW

Your front-row seat to the deepest place on Earth.<p>Scientists just estimated that Earth could contain as many as 1 trillion species, an incredible …

'Zombie grass' is causing serious trouble for Florida fishermen

But now, seagrass is dying at a rate unseen since the late 1980s in the Florida Bay, off the southern tip of Florida between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico.<p>"It is like a desert," said fishing guide Xavier Figueredo, peering into the water, where only an occasional needle fish or ray …

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It's an orchid. It's a mantis. It's incredible — and deadly.

A juvenile orchid mantis.<p>Credit:<p>Frupus/Flickr<p>A female juvenile orchid mantis chows down.<p>Credit:<p>Courtesy of James O’Hanlon<p>An adult female orchid …

Two new studies will forever change how you think about evolution

Forget what you thought you knew about evolution because researchers have determined that a particle responsible for the way DNA information is …

Xbox One vs. PS4: The post-E3 2015 scorecard

LOS ANGELES -- As the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo draws to a close, the major hardware and software makers at this video-game trade show have had an opportunity to lay out their plans for the next year and make their case for your consumer dollars.<p>It's an unusual year at E3, as the …

A Rare Octopus so Adorable It May Be Named for Its Cuteness

Out of all the mysterious creatures who call the deep sea their home, this little octopus may be the cutest! The rare specimen, who belongs to the <i>Opistoteuthis</i> genus, may even be named for its adorable appearance, according to researchers who are studying it. “As someone that's describing the …

If You’re a Darwin’s Bark Spider, Eating Pussy Could Save Your Life

Why am I posting this? Well, because if you follow my writing you’ll recall that I’m always going on about both worshipping the sacred feminine and …

Endangered Great Hammerhead Shark & 34 Pups Slaughtered by Fishermen — Legally

There are really no words to describe the graphic slaughter of a pregnant 13-foot great hammerhead shark and her 34 pups that recently took place in …

Eastern Cougar declared extinct, says U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to remove the Eastern cougar from the endangered species list, declaring that the cougars have likely …

Camera Traps: The New (and Best) Way to View Wildlife

A group of elephants (adorable babies included) out enjoying the day.

Researchers discover first sensor of Earth's magnetic field in an animal

A team of scientists and engineers at The University of Texas at Austin has identified the first sensor of the Earth's magnetic field in an animal, …

Mantis shrimp inspires new body armor, football helmet design: Researchers find mantis shrimp is naturally designed to survive the repeated high-velocity blows by filtering out certain frequencies of waves

Researchers find mantis shrimp is naturally designed to survive the repeated high-velocity blows by filtering out certain frequencies of waves<p>The …