A Portland, Ore., police officer in pursuit of a speeding car,
put the chase on hold to help a duck in distress.
In a dash-cam video released by the Portland Police Bureau,
viewers are treated to what looks like the beginning of an exciting
high-speed chase. A car zooms past a hiding...
That’s a big fish. More at link below, including additional
A German fisherman and his group were just about to give up
after a slow and unproductive day of fishing off the Norwegian
island of Soroya when a huge, world-record fish changed their
Michael Eisele of Kiel, Germany, hooked into a...
More at link below, including additional photos. Click to enlarge.
Reptile measuring 14 feet, 3 inches is a state record; for high school senior on first gator hunt, it’s a dream come true (more…)
That’s just sad.
Two young children were found alone on an Australian beach today
after the body of their mother was washed ashore and their father
The parents had set out in a dinghy for a snorkelling expedition
off the coast of Western Australia, leaving the children, a...
Click to enlarge – more photos at link below. Both eagles
There was a crash landing Sunday at the Duluth International
Airport, but it didn’t involve airplanes. Rather, it was two bald
eagles, which were fighting in midair when they locked talons. In a
rare spectacle of nature, they were...
Video below the fold – which I’m forcing myself to post … only
as it benefit’s victims of Hurricane Sandy. As a fellow I
used to play poker always said about me, because that’s just the
kind a guy I am. ; )
Seaside Heights is going to be a hot spot...
It could have been worse. He was only chewed up … a
little. I love outdoor adventure stories.
A 20-year-old driver was able to elude Pinellas County deputies
at a traffic stop, but then was bitten by an alligator early
Zuniga kicked a hole in a vinyl fence so he could escape,...
More, including photos of his traumatized wife at link
below. Sadly, she was also on the beach when the shark
Lifeguards jumped in the water to fetch the victim, who had lost
a lot of blood and was in cardiac and respiratory arrest. They
brought him back to the beach but were...
Invariably neat to see and eventually explained, somehow. But
A bizarre-looking carcass washed ashore recently on a New
Zealand beach, fueling speculation that it was some sort of sea
This is because the head and teeth of the deteriorated corpse
resembled that of something ferocious and prehistoric, while
Anglers and crew aboard a Southern California half-day boat were
astonished last week to see what the captain had reeled from the
depths: a stunningly gorgeous moon-shaped denizen with a speckled
body and bright-red fins.
It was an opah, a species more commonly found in tropical and
sub-tropical waters much farther...
Can’t be French vultures, they would have eaten the shoes!
Said vultures are protected btw. Women who fall to their
deaths, not so much!
The body of a woman who fell to her death off a cliff in the
Pyrenees was eaten by vultures.
The woman was left “only bones, clothes and shoes.