Although its doors closed in 1990, this Belgian veterinary school is home to a gallery of medical horrors that could creep out even the maddest of mad scientists.
The arachnid apocalypse continues as scientists study a large new species of crafty, night-hunting desert predator. Take a closer look!
Venomous stinging ants are frightening enough to begin with... but after watching this video, you'll see them in a whole new light.
This creature's ninja-level hunting skills are superior to just about any other species in the ocean... and you'll never guess what it is.
The frilled shark possesses many of the features found in prehistoric sea predators, and may be the origin of many sea monster myths.
This strange new miniature species of tapir was only recently documented by scientists... but native tribes knew it was there all along.
To outwit potential predators, this moth larva actually pulls a Jekyll-and-Hyde routine and blows itself up into a pretty good imitation of a snake.
Scientists have suspected cockroaches would outlive humanity, but now bug experts have even more proof that our insect overlords are built to last.
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.