The Two-Foot-Wide Starfish That’ll Ruin Your Day

[embedded content] Nature has a lot of ways of saying “no touchy.” Bright colors, big spines, or–in the case of the two-foot-wide crown of thorns starfish–both. These spikes not only pierce flesh, but come loaded with a toxin that will make you say, “Oh, so […]

The Glass Frog Doesn’t Care if You Can See Its Guts

[embedded content] Frogs are supposed to do a lot of things. Jumping around, eating insects, lamenting by way of song. But come on, they’re not supposed to be transparent. The glass frog threw that memo away, apparently. Check out this week’s episode of Absurd Creatures […]