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  • Study reveals crocodiles commonly climb trees
    Frightening UT study finds crocodiles commonly climb trees
    A team, led by University of Tennessee researcher Vladimir Dinets, has discovered that some crocodiles and alligators can climb trees. According to a Feb. 12 article on Fox News.com, these scientists have been observing crocodilians, including...
  • Chvrches top list of best albums of 2013
    Chvrches top list of best albums of 2013
    Like all years, 2013 has run the gamut between new acts and wily veterans. In this list, there are four debut LPs (three in the top ten) as well as three artists that released their previously most recent albums over twenty years ago.
  • Crocodile attack: 16-foot crocodile grabs Sean Cole as friends watch in horror
    Crocodile attack: 16-foot crocodile grabs Sean Cole as friends watch in horror
    Crocodile attack: A 16-foot crocodile grabbed Sean Cole “between its jaws and dragged him under the surface of the muddy river” when Sean Cole and his friend went swimming in one of the most crocodile-infested rivers in Australia at a...
  • Crocodile: Australia's Deadliest Animals photo
    Crocodile attack: Swimmer seen in the massive reptile's jaws before vanishing
    A 24-year-old man enjoying a birthday outing with his friends was believed killed by a giant crocodile while swimming in the reptile-infested waters of the Mary River in the Northern Territory of Australia. Police report that the incident occurred...
  • Crimes Of Passion
    Crocodiles should be commended for their 'Crimes Of Passion'
    If someone asked me to rank the four albums by Crocodiles, it would be explained thusly: I can't. The band's debut, Summer Of Hate, was a great album out of the gate. With their second Fat Possum effort, Sleep Forever, they took a huge...
  • Palawan wildlife rescue and conservation center
    Palawan wildlife rescue and conservation center
    If you are in Puerto Princesa, Palawan and you are looking for something to do make sure to take time to visit the Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center. It is included on most day tours of the city, or if you prefer you can take a...
  • Serpentarium, Edisto Island, South Carolina
    Amid the snakes on Edisto Island, South Carolina
    The Edisto Island Serpentarium bills itself as the first authentic serpentarium in South Carolina. While we can’t make a judgment on that claim, it certainly is a first rate reptile display. From the moment you walk through the door you are...
  • 15,000 crocodiles reportedly escape farm in South Africa flood
    15,000 crocodiles escape farm in South Africa flood
    Thousands of crocodiles are on the loose in South Africa after flooding rains hit the region.The local Beeld newspaper reported Wednesday that the crocodiles escaped after the owner was forced to open the gates of the Rakwena Crocodile Farm to...
  • Crocodiles huddled together
    15,000 crocodiles escape at animal farm
    Reportedly, 15,000 crocodiles escaped from an animal farm in South Africa Thursday. The animal escape took part during a period of heavy rain in the area. Ironically, sources say the owners actually are responsible for letting the crocodiles out...
  • Alligator mississippiensis in the Oasis Park, La Lajita, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain
    Crocodile jaws sensitivity revealed in new research
    Ken Catania and Duncan Leitch, both from Vanderbilt University, reported the results of their exhaustive analysis of the tactile sensitivity of crocodile and alligator mouths in The Journal of Experimental Biology on November 8, 2012.The...
  • Street of Crocodiles
    The 5: Best Animated Short Films (#1)
    The 5: Best Animated Short Films#1: Street of Crocodiles(Link to Part One on the left)(Part Two Here) Director: The Brothers Quay Year: 1986 Length: 21 min. After years of studying, learning about, and enjoying animated films, narrowing our choice...
  • Echo & The Bunnymen
    Echo & The Bunnymen's classic album tour hits North America
    British post-punk legends Echo & The Bunnymen expand their Crocodiles & Heaven Up HereTour to include North America. The ten additional dates will include a stop in San Francisco, a favorite city for singer McCulloch, at the Warfield...