Defunctland: The History of Son of Beast

[News reporter] …secrets concerning the Son of Beast. I mean, I’d hate to think it might have happened, but did Kings Island hide the truth about the roller coaster’s safety? – I could have spun it with my finger. – It was that loose? – It was that loose. Hiya. My name’s Kevin Perjurer, and Read more…

The Market That Sells Extinct Animals

Today’s story is neither long nor complicated, but I think it’s important, because it pops a hole in one of the most common misunderstandings we have in the West. That there is nothing left on this planet to discover. There are no more explorers going deep into jungles to find obscure creatures. There’s just nothing Read more…

10 Mysterious Extinct Human Species

10 Awesome Yet Hidden Facts You Didn’t Know About Animals

Our world is full of different species of animals. There are many things we already know about most animals. Yet there are some awesome facts that we really need to know. Are you ready to dive in and learn something new about the fauna around you? So, here’s presenting before you, 10 amazing facts that Read more…

Most ANCIENT Dog Breeds That Still Exist Today!

From gifts from Aztec gods to reincarnations of the Dalai Lama, here are 10 of the most ancient dog breeds that are still with us today! 10. Chinese Shar-Pei The Chinese Shar-Pei are thought to have originated in Tai Lin, China, and are easily recognized by their deep set wrinkles and bluish-black tongue. They were Read more…

7 Animals We Used to Think Were Extinct (But Aren’t!)

[♪INTRO] Throughout our planet’s history, billions of species have gone extinct. In fact, over 99% of the species that have ever existed, don’t anymore. Some of them disappeared long ago, leaving behind the occasional fossil to study. Others went the way of the dodo and were killed off either directly or indirectly by humans. But Read more…

Rarest Animals You’ve Never Seen

Here are some of the rarest animals out there, and just wait until you see more of this crazy spider! 12 – Northern Hairy-Nosed Wombat The Northern Hairy-Nosed Wombat is one of the rarest land animals on the planet! They have an estimated population of only around 230! These days, they’re mainly found in Epping Read more…

12 Animals You’re Glad Are Extinct

The MAGNUM presents:12 Animals You’re Glad Are Extinct 1. Giant crocodiles Purassaurus lived in South America eight million years ago, and would grow up to 13 metres long. That’s more than twice as long as the largest species of crocodile alive today. Why you’re glad they’re extinct? Being twice as big as your regular giant Read more…

10 AMAZING ANIMALS That Humans Hunted Into Extinction

Lion Man: Kevin Richardson | South Africa

KEVIN RICHARDSON: Most people look at a lion and go regal … king of the jungle … but man-eater. I think a lot of people think I’m dancing with death. Naturally, one’s going to go, well this guy’s crazy and it’s only a matter of time before he gets eaten. The instinct for an animal Read more…