Brave Mongoose Tackles Lethal Black Mamba Snake

COMM: In the Kruger National Park, a dwarf mongoose sizes up to a deadly opponent, a black mamba. COMM: Black mamba snakes are the most feared in Africa, growing up to four and a half meters long. WOMAN: Oh, my god! Look at the size of him. COMM: Their bite is known as ‘the kiss Read more…

Love Bite: Couple Handle World’s Deadliest Snakes | BEAST BUDDIES

CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: I think in this collection, I should have around 70 snakes. CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: That’s not counting the tarantulas, centipedes, lizards and frogs. LARA MLINARIC: Chris will definitely be teaching me about how to look after his snakes so, I can always help him with the care of his animals. CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: My family Read more…

How Mosquitoes Use Six Needles to Suck Your Blood | Deep Look

This is the deadliest animal in the world. Mosquitoes kill hundreds of thousands of people each year… the most vulnerable people: children, pregnant women… No other bite kills more humans… or makes more of us sick. So what makes a mosquito’s bite so effective? For starters, they’re motivated. Only females bite us. They need blood Read more…

* SPIDER * | Animals For Kids | All Things Animal TV

Spiders. Deep in the forest. You might just come across a creepy crawly Spider. Spiders can be found all over the world. From Timbuktu to Uluru. Clever spiders can make silk. Which they use to spin elaborate spider webs. Spider webs are great for catching a spider’s dinner. Blowing gently in the wind, unsuspecting flies Read more…

STUNG by a COW KILLER!

– I’m Coyote Peterson. Now you’ve seen me stung by harvester ants, fire ants, and scorpions. But today, I’m moving a rung up on the insect sting pain index, and I’m going to be stung by the cow killer. I have a feeling that this one is going to hurt. Oh boy. (scream) (intense percussion Read more…

The Most Venomous Animals in the World

There are a lot of ways to kill and be killed in the animal kingdom, but only a lucky few use the powers of venom. This toxic tribe includes species of snakes, spiders, scorpions, snails, jellyfish, bees, and even a few weirdo mammals. Clearly, not all of these animals are closely related, so how did Read more…

8 Creepy Animals That Are Actually Harmless

Claws. Scales. Horns. Teeth. Lots of animals are equipped to look, and act, downright terrifying. But a lot of the time, these appearances are deceiving. And they’re deceiving on purpose! Defense mechanisms exist, after all, to help animals evade predators when they really don’t have much else going for them. If you’re the kind of Read more…

8 of the Worst Stinging Insects

♪Intro♪ Now, I’m not a huge fan of pain, but it IS super important, biologically speaking. It’s how your body tells your brain something is wrong—that you’ve put your hand on a hot stove or broken your leg. It’s such a strong signal that lots of animals have evolved to hijack it, and one group Read more…

Why Snails Kill 200 000 People Every Year

Most people probably wouldn’t believe it if they heard that snails kill around 200,000 people every year, making them the second deadliest animal on the planet. But it is true – sort of. One thing that many people are aware of is that Mosquitos are the deadliest animals. That is of course because they transmit Read more…