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The dealfish is a beautiful abyssal ribbonfish


Watch the video to learn more!

 



Beautiful granular poison frog
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Beautiful granular poison frog


Fun fact: after the female lays eggs, the male guards them and keeps them moist with his urine

 



A Rhinoceros Hornbill having breakfast
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A Rhinoceros Hornbill having breakfast


The courtship and bonding of these birds are critical, as the female must trust the male to provide her with everything when she is incubating and raising chicks

 



Look Granny, we've finally found your dentures!
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Look Granny, we’ve finally found your dentures!


Has science gone too far? The Pacú (Piaractus mesopotamicus) does look like a bad photomontage but everything is genuine in this picture. This tropical fish originates from the Amazonian basin, like his cousin Pirhana. It feeds on crustaceans, algae, insects, roots and seeds: nothing is too good for its chompers!

 



Hi! I'm the barred leaf frog!
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Hi! I’m the barred leaf frog!


I live in South America and like to climb on trees

 



This frog is called Pristimantis *jamescameroni*!
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This frog is called Pristimantis *jamescameroni*!


This tribute is a way to thank the movie director for his films, which helped raise environmental awareness

 



You lose a pound of weight every night!
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You lose a pound of weight every night!


Each night, you lose a pound of weight only by exhaling water and carbon dioxide.

 



This ring-shaped lake in Quebec is actually a crater!
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This ring-shaped lake in Quebec is actually a crater!


 



An amazing trident maple bonsai!
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An amazing trident maple bonsai!


Trident maple is often used to create bonsais because it produces ramifications very quickly

 



Domestic cats cannot perceive sweetness
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Domestic cats cannot perceive sweetness


The ability to taste sweetness often gets lost in species of carnivores who do not eat sweet foods such as fruit

 



Pele's hair: thin strands of volcanic glass
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Pele’s hair: thin strands of volcanic glass


They are formed by the stretching of molten basaltic glass from lava, and named after the Hawaiian goddess of volcanoes

 



The bearded republicans!
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The bearded republicans!


Every president with a beard in the US history has been a republican

 



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Extatosoma tiaratum can reproduce without a mate


Moreover, this stick insect can lay around 800 eggs a year

 



Armalcolite is a mineral named after astronauts of Apollo 11
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Armalcolite is a mineral named after astronauts of Apollo 11


Its name is a combination of the first letters of the names Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins. It was first brought back in 1969 from Tranquility Base on the Moon.

 



Galaxy NGC 4151 is nicknamed "the Eye of Sauron"
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Galaxy NGC 4151 is nicknamed “the Eye of Sauron”


This intermediate spiral Seyfert galaxy was nicknamed that way because of its appearance