Category Archives: Animal Behaviour

TikTok Shows Motorcyclist Befriending Thirsty Armadillo on Highway | My Modern Met

By Emma Taggart on October 18, 2021 This little armadillo was grateful he shared his water. Armadillos are strange yet wonderful creatures. The species is named after a Spanish word meaning “little armored one” which is apt considering armadillos are … Continue reading

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Wild Elk Is Finally Freed From Tire Stuck Around Its Neck for 2+ Years | My Modern Met

By Emma Taggart on October 14, 2021 This is an incredible story with a happy ending. There are countless instances in which sea creatures get tangled in plastic waste; sadly, land animals also face the danger of man-made objects in … Continue reading

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Tree huggers of Pench National Park, India

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Humpback whale rescue!

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Orphaned Gorilla Whose “Selfie” Went Viral Dies in the Arms of Her Longtime Caretaker

By Jessica Stewart on October 8, 2021 “It was Ndakasi’s sweet nature and intelligence that helped me to understand the connection between humans and Great Apes.”   The world has lost another bright light with the death of orphaned mountain … Continue reading

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Emma Marris: Are wild animals really “wild”? | TED

Human activity is affecting the planet in dramatic, unsustainable ways — including destroying the habitats of wild animals. Considering our obligation to care for the creatures we’ve impacted, environmental writer Emma Marris dives into the ethics of wildlife management, zoos … Continue reading

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Five Surprisingly Clever City Animals | How Extra

From the extraordinary to the extravagant, nature nerd Dr Ann Jones uncovers and debunks surprising animal behaviour caught on camera in the city. Subscribe to ABC Science YouTube 👉 https://ab.co/2YFO4Go Have you ever wondered why cockatoos are raiding your wheelie … Continue reading

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How Sperm Whales Learned to Outsmart their Hunters

he sperm whale is the world’s largest toothed predator. It also has the biggest brain of any animal on earth. ↠Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/c/TerraMaterO… This mind has helped them outwit their natural predators, but what happened when sperm whales came up against … Continue reading

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Postman Pats | Dick King-Smith HQ

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A Washing Machine Full of Bees | The Kid Should See This

This washing machine had been repurposed and was being used as a compost bin…until bees decided to move in and build a hive there! The homeowner had lifted the lid open a few days before and was stung, so I … Continue reading

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