China’s relatively small, but insatiable appetite for the giant totoaba fish’s swim bladder, aka “Aquatic Cocaine,” is putting another species at risk, the vaquita, which is the world’s smallest porpoise. Less than 100 of these shy little creatures are left in the northernmost section of the Gulf of California, the only place they live.
Kevin Hart takes on the nature in Australia.
A french driver in the Pyrenees mountains recently survived an accident in which a cow fell off of a cliff and onto the hood of his car. The cow however was not as lucky, though it did escape a life probably destined for slaughter. Steak tartare, anyone?
Don’t trip out, dude. It’s just the pied mossy frog. A king of camouflage in the evergreen rainforests of Asia, this dank froggy was photographed by Joel Sartore at the Houston Zoo.
Larry Johnson is The Purrtraitist