There’s a great deal of variety in the animal kingdom, and North America stands as no exception to housing some of the strangest creatures on this planet that we’ve ever seen. It’s gonna be hard to believe that some of these creatures are fellow neighbors and not just imaginings from science fiction. From cows of the sea to frogs whose heart stops beating, take a look at the strangest animal in your state.
You wouldn’t have thought the biggest mammal in the world could be so hard to find. As unlikely as it sounds, a new whale species has been discovered by the U.S. this month in the north-eastern Gulf of Mexico. And it’s just the kind of positive news we were looking for. As Geneticist Lynsey Wilcox of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says, “I was surprised that there could be an unrecognized species of whale out there, especially in our backyard.” It’s been described as “uniquely American,” but they could meet their end soon if something’s not done about it.
Some of the best camouflage that the world has ever seen comes straight from the animal kingdom. Sometimes it’s driven by natural selection, and other times it happens totally by chance. Either way, we’ve compiled a list of the most amazing photos of creatures hiding in plain sight. From complex color combinations to unusual textures, these animals are mastering the art of deception. Take a look at the cunning creatures hiding perfectly among inanimate objects and landscapes.
This Youtuber transformed his Instagram feed into a parallel universe where he’s hanging with celebrities in hilarious ways. Using skillfully photoshopped images of stars, this guy inserts himself into any and every situation. He goes by the name of Average Rob and describes himself as a “mediocre dude from Belgium.” But that just makes him all the more relatable. Especially when you see what he’s doing in the pictures. Take a look at his best moments being buddies with the rich and famous.
We know it can’t be easy being followed by the paparazzi. Whether they’re just trying to take a relaxing stroll, have a quiet dinner out, or pop to the corner shop for milk, cameramen and women follow and document their every move. We get it – you deserve your privacy too. That being said, some celebrities deal with it better than others. Take a look at which famous faces have had the best reactions to being caught by paparazzi.
These days, no matter where you are in the world, you’ve definitely seen some form of graffiti art. But have you seen 3D street art illusions like these? These artworks make us question what we see and how we see it. If you’re not watching your step, you may get a big fright thinking that you’re falling into a dark hole or that something is going to grab you! Scroll through and see if you can work out how these artists created these illusions for us!
Some of our favorite films and shows over the years have left a lasting impression. But what ever happened to the starring actors and actresses? While some have gone on to bigger and better things, many have not been so successful in Hollywood. There’s all sorts of reasons why Hollywood stops casting a previously successful actor, and we’re going to look at them here. Take a look at what went wrong for these stars in the fickle world of showbusiness.
There’s only one white giraffe left in the world, and he’s living in Eastern Kenya. But the world has only known that such a creature exists since March 2016, two months after a supposed sighting in Tanzania. Poachers killed two relatives of the last white giraffe however, and they were the only known giraffe’s to share such a unique color. But now that the last white giraffe has been identified, conservation efforts are being made. He suffers from a rare genetic skin condition called leucism, which results in an absence of skin pigmentation. But it’s truly beautiful to behold his bright white body, faded patches, and reddish mane.
It seems like the younger generation are putting their foot down when it comes to the climate crisis. Leaders from around the globe were expected to attend a United Nations (UN) conference in Glasgow this month. But due to the global pandemic, the important talks have been postponed until 2021. That’s bad news for the activists, our planet, and ourselves as action needs to be taken to reduce the effects of climate change. But amazingly, there are young people are refusing to let the UN put off the Cop26 conference. Find out about what they’re planning.
Dive in to the hypnotising past of cheerleading with our collection of amazing vintage photos. You’re sure to be surprised about just how far the sport has come. Associated with young women who have endless bounds of energy, we were surprised to see that the whole thing has quite a complicated past. At For What Its Earth, we’re revealing the little-known scandals and unexpected turning points in the history of cheerleading.