The name “Poecilotheria metallica” should give you some idea of what to expect from this rare and alien-looking spider from southern India.
Sculptors Tim Noble and Sue Webster recycle junk and real animal parts into elaborate optical illusions depicting severed human heads and other nightmarish images.
This newly discovered crustacean is scary enough to put you off seafood for the rest of your life. Take a closer look...
A biologist on a rainforest expedition barely had time to snap a pic of this bizarre bug before it hopped away. Take a closer look!
Researchers have been puzzling over this spooky specimen, which they now believe to be an extremely rare and ancient species. Take a closer look!
The director of this Wisconsin funeral home has a rather unique approach to interior design... and by “unique,” we mean “possibly insane.”
A photographer in the Caribbean came face-to-face with a dead ringer for the beloved blue Muppet. Take a closer look!
A team of zoologists recently classified a new species of the stinging, clawed critter which is unusually large for its kind. Want a closer look?
The art of animal preservation requires time, talent and training... but when none of those factors are present, the results are hilarious and terrifying.
Here's more proof that all bugs are working together to scare the hell out of us: a fruit fly with natural wing markings that look like tiny twin spiders.