Entries in Animals (53)
It’s yet another step into the world of the weird and the wonderful for the Into the Wild blog today as we check out the results of when humans transform into animals. It appears there are plenty of plastic surgeons out there happy to make the bizarre and extreme wishes of those looking to become human-animal hybrids come true.
So it's back to work after a lovely Easter holiday. We hope you enjoyed yourselves. In case you're feeling a little blue, here's a little green frog to cheer you up. This image comes courtesy of Marty Carson.
As we saw on Monday in ‘Into the Wild: Our Favourite Latin Animal Names’, the science community can be a strange lot! Today we take a look back at some of the most bizarre and shocking experiments conducted throughout history, all conducted for the furthering of science and learning.
Today Into the Wild has searched out some of the most inventive and amusing taxonomic animal names out there – proving that scientists do have a sense of humour after all. With new species being discovered all the time who knows which celebrities will be next on the naming list.
It’s weird animal week here on Into the Wild. So far we’ve covered some of the most amazingly bizarre wildlife in our oceans, as well as picking our favourite freaks from the mammal family. So if you haven’t already checked those out, we advise you do so. However, if you’re ready for your next dose of the weird and the wonderful, please read on. To end this week of wacky wildlife, today we take a look at the best of the rest from the natural world.
This week Into the Wild has been taking a look at the Earth’s strangest animals, but today we’re bringing you creatures from the world of myth, legend and mystery. Steeped in folklore and plagued by hoax footage, these creatures have captured our imaginations for centuries.
On Monday, Into the Wild plunged into the oceans to take a look at some of the bizarre and, in some cases, terrifying creatures of the deep. Today we’re delving into the weird and wonderful world of mammals. With a heap of peculiar adaptations, spectacularly strange faces and funny habits these are amongst some of the most peculiar animals out there.
The weeks coming up to Christmas are filled with excitement and anticipation as we look forward to turkey, presents, brandy butter, booze and Christmas television. Another regular fixture which is eagerly awaited each year is the Big Fat Quiz of the Year. Whilst you will have to wait till 27th December for Channel 4’s official Christmas round up, here at frontier we’d like to get you into the game-show spirit.
Today sees the launch of a brand new feature here on Into the Wild: Photo of the Week. Every week we’ll be featuring an amazing photo that we think you might just want to see. So be sure to keep an eye on the blog and let us know what you think of the images in the comments section.
Within the next 50 years it is predicted that at least 30% of all land, fresh-water and marine animals will become extinct. The threat of animal extinction has inspired the Frozen Ark, a project working to save the genetic material of our most endangered creatures.