Tag: rare

Dec 22, 2016

Picture of the Day: Snow in the Sahara for First Time in 40 Years

Picture of the Day: Snow in the Sahara for First Time in 40 Years

The rare event was captured by Karim Bouchetata, just outside of the small Algerian town of Ain Sefra

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Dec 16, 2016

Rare Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Observed for First Time Ever in Natural Habitat

Rare Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Observed for First Time Ever in Natural Habitat

Video observations by MBARI of a Ghost Shark (Hydrolagus cf trolli) in the Northeast Pacific ocean represent the first ever of this animal alive in its natural habitat

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Dec 15, 2016

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

In a historic find, the tail of a 99 million year old dinosaur is seen intact and perfectly preserved in amber; including bones, soft tissue, and feathers. The finding was reported in the latest issue of the science journal, Current Biology.

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Dec 4, 2016

Guy Saves Dog By Punching Kangaroo in the Face

Guy Saves Dog By Punching Kangaroo in the Face

What did I just watch

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Nov 28, 2016

Rare Footage of the Elusive Snow Leopards of the Himalayas

Rare Footage of the Elusive Snow Leopards of the Himalayas

Using state-of-the-art, motion detecting, remote cameras; the Planet Earth II team gain access into this elusive big catsโ€™ world

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Nov 5, 2016

Remembering Steve Irwin’s Incredible Encounter with an Orangutan Mom and Her Baby

Remembering Steve Irwin’s Incredible Encounter with an Orangutan Mom and Her Baby

He said the experience nearly brought him to tears and that it was a moment he would carry with him for the rest of his life

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Oct 17, 2016

Elephant Rushes Into Water to Save Person She Thinks Is Drowning

Elephant Rushes Into Water to Save Person She Thinks Is Drowning

We’re only beginning to understand how intelligent and empathetic elephants truly are

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Oct 9, 2016

40-Tonne Humpback Breaches Right in Front of Snorkeler

40-Tonne Humpback Breaches Right in Front of Snorkeler

Photographer Beau Pilgrim even got underwater footage prior to ‘launch’

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Oct 6, 2016

Picture of the Day: Rare White Reindeer Spotted in Mala, Sweden

Picture of the Day: Rare White Reindeer Spotted in Mala, Sweden

This guy’s special

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Oct 1, 2016

Tom Hanks Crashes Wedding Shoot in Central Park; Offers to be their Officiant

Tom Hanks Crashes Wedding Shoot in Central Park; Offers to be their Officiant

Tom Hanks is a national treasure

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