As if you didn't have enough to fear already
Think of the scariest, most horrifying creatures out there, and what do we have? Great whites? Sure. Black widows? Uh-huh. Deathstalker scorpions? Oh, boy. Keep us away from all three.
Though, while humans cower at the frightening animals we know about, what are we to do about those we don't? Indeed, every day scientists are finding new species just as gross, just as venomous and just as dangerous as the ones we already fear. Don't believe us? Here are ten of the most terrifying species discovered just since 2011.
Fewer than three dozen Gobi bears survive in the Gobi Desert, a harsh landscape that stretches from Mongolia into China. Journalist and wildlife biolog... More Fewer than three dozen Gobi bears survive in the Gobi Desert, a harsh landscape that stretches from Mongolia into China. Journalist and wildlife biologist Douglas Chadwick describes the efforts under way to save the bears—likely the closest link to brown bears' distant ancestors—in cooperation with Mongolia's scientists, rangers, and government. Read more about the challenges of saving Gobi bears: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/special-features/2014/04/140417-rarest-bears-world-mongolia-gobi/
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