World's Weirdest Animal Faces

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Divers Remove a Fist-Sized Hook From a Shark's Mouth–By Hand loading...
Divers Remove a Fist-Sized Hook From a Shark's Mouth–By Hand
Dramatic photos show a diver gently pulling a large hook out of a shark's mouth, but scientists say the act may not have been necessary.
7 Amazing Animal Organs People Don't Have loading...
7 Amazing Animal Organs People Don't Have
Under-eye "flashlights," venom glands, claspers. Nature abounds with body parts that aren't found in humans.
Watch Zoo Animals Enjoy A Massive Snowfall in Portland loading...
Watch Zoo Animals Enjoy A Massive Snowfall in Portland
The animals in Oregon Zoo have been loving one of the largest snowstorms in Portland's history.
Why Did the Monkey Try to Mate With Deer? loading...
Why Did the Monkey Try to Mate With Deer?
Why did a male macaque mount a sika deer in Japan? Scientists have some theories.
Turns Out Australian Feral Cats Are Lured By KFC loading...
Turns Out Australian Feral Cats Are Lured By KFC
An audit of Parks Victoria expenses has drawn attention to a little-known baiting technique.
This New Species of Primate Is Named After Luke Skywalker loading...
This New Species of Primate Is Named After Luke Skywalker
The Force is strong with the skywalker hoolock gibbon.
First Bumblebee Declared Endangered in U.S. loading...
First Bumblebee Declared Endangered in U.S.
The rusty patched bumblebee population has declined 87 per cent over the past two decades.
Crackdown Could Help End Giant Clam Poaching in Critical Reefs loading...
Crackdown Could Help End Giant Clam Poaching in Critical Reefs
New regulations in southern China aim to protect coral reefs by putting an end to the thriving trade in giant clam carvings and other handicrafts.
Two New Bug Species Have All-Pink Females loading...
Two New Bug Species Have All-Pink Females
The leaf-like katydids, native to northern Borneo, sport dramatically different colour differences between sexes.
Rhinos Use Poop Piles Like a Social Network loading...
Rhinos Use Poop Piles Like a Social Network
Forget Facebook: Rhinos get their gossip by sniffing faeces at a communal latrine, a new study says.
Watch a Female Hare Punch Her Male Suitors loading...
Watch a Female Hare Punch Her Male Suitors
This video isn’t what you might think—unlike some animals, male hares don’t battle each other for female attention.
Tarantula Found Eating a Snake in Wild for First Time loading...
Tarantula Found Eating a Snake in Wild for First Time
The bloody scene, witnessed in Brazil, confirms that tarantulas are hardly picky eaters.
About the Show

Majestic animals we deem beautiful are well documented. Their stories are celebrated while we appropriate their regality, elegance and grace to adorn our company logos, be our sporting mascots and represent our families on crests. Then there's the other animals, the aesthetic outsiders we don't consider cute or cuddly. The critters we tend to laugh at or revile simply because they don't fit into what we deem as beautiful. The animals selected by natural selection to be beaten with the ugly stick and having faces only a mother could love. This is their time to shine. A celebration of respectable irreverence, revealing the extraordinary features these creatures possess who seem to be horribly disfigured but are in fact perfectly evolved, just very ugly.

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