Archives for the ‘Animals’ Category

Jumping Spider Goes to a Photo Session (15 Pictures)

By Village Mayor • May 1st, 2009

The jumping spider can jump 20 to 60 or even 75-80 times the length of their body. If you were just five feet (1.5 m) tall and could jump like that, you could leap over the Buddha statue in Japan which is 328 ft (110 m) tall (one of the world’s tallest statues). Facts aside, they look incredibly cool, check them out!

Amazing Eye Macros (23 Pictures)

By Village Mayor • Mar 17th, 2009

“The eyes are the mirror of the soul” – says an old Yiddish proverb. And that’s true! But do animals have a soul? Look at their eyes extreme close-ups and try to see one.

10 Most Poisonous Animals in the World

By Village Mayor • Oct 10th, 2008

A list of 10 most poisonous and venomous animals on earth. Take a close look at each of them, because next time you meet them, can be lethal.

Funny animals (Part 1)

By Village Mayor • Sep 19th, 2008

A collection of funny animal pictures.

Smartest animals in the world

By Village Mayor • Jun 23rd, 2008

Jane Goodall, a primatologist famous for her 45-year study of Tanzanian chimp social and family life, made a list of five of the smartest animals in the world for USA Today.

Fastest animals in the world

By Village Mayor • Jun 19th, 2008

The cheetah is the world’s fastest land animal, going from 0 to 70 mph in just 3 seconds. Wanna know what’s in second place?


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