13 Weirdest Animals in Texas

Weirdest Animals In Texas

The Lone Star State has a great variety of wildlife and many of them were introduced and now pose a problem to the residents. Here are the 13 of the weirdest animals in Texas. 1: Feral Hogs Hundreds of years ago, hogs were introduced to the state of Texas. Originally Texas settlers introduced them with … Read more

15 of the World’s Most Ill-Tempered Animals!

World’s Most Ill-Tempered Animals

15. Least weasel (Mustela nivalis) Despite being the smallest member of the Carnivora order, the least weasel (aka common weasel or little weasel) is a ferocious adversary. Measuring around 9 inches (22.5 cm) and weighing less than 10 ounces (280 grams), they can slaughter rabbits 10 times as heavy as themselves. They start early – killing … Read more

Do Spiders Eat Silverfish?

Do Spiders Eat Silverfish

Despite their name, silverfish are not in fact fish! Instead, they are a type of insect! Scientists believe that silverfish are one of the oldest living insects in the world – they were thriving for about 100 million years before dinosaurs roamed the earth! These bugs, who are most active at night, are typically silver or gray … Read more

Do Spiders Scream? (Wait what??)

Do Spiders Remember You?

People who are afraid of spiders – or, arachnophobic people, if you want to sound fancy and intellectual – are often compelled to scream when they unexpectedly encounter one of those eight-legged creatures. Ever wondered if this reaction is mutual? Do spiders scream?  No, they don’t scream; neither in fear nor in pain. Since spiders don’t have … Read more

Can Camel Spiders Kill You?

Can Camel Spiders Kill You?

Despite their name, camel spiders are neither camels nor spiders! So what are these unique animals and are they dangerous to humans?  Can camel spiders kill you?   Camel spiders have a painful bite, but they are not poisonous to humans and can’t kill you. In fact, camel spiders are not even venomous! People who have gotten bitten by … Read more