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Why Tapirs Love Spending So Much Time Underwater

Why Tapirs Love Spending So Much Time Underwater

NARRATOR: Although they look like pigs, tapirs are related to horses and rhinoceroses. Tapirs are excellent swimmers and divers. They can stay under water for several minutes and have a short prehensile trunk, which is really an extended nose and upper lip that they use as a snorkel. It’s one of the tricks that helps …

DANGEROUS Places You Should NEVER Swim!

DANGEROUS Places You Should NEVER Swim!

Water is usually good for you, but in this case, you better watch out!! From flesh-eating bacteria to radioactive streams, here are 8 places where you definitely shouldn’t swim! 8. Berkeley Pit If you’re in Butte, Montana and have 2 dollars to spend, then you might want to consider visiting Berkeley Pit. It is one …

Top 10 MOST INVASIVE Species Caused By Man

Top 10 MOST INVASIVE Species Caused By Man

Welcome to Top10Archive! An invasive species can be anything from plant, animal or fungus that is introduced to a non-native habitat and has a tendency to spread to a degree that causes damage throughout the environment, human health or economy. In this installment, we’re taking a look at 10 devastating invasive species, caused by man. …

Top 10 Facts – The Ocean

Top 10 Facts – The Ocean

Earth Our home Over the course of history we’ve constantly learned more and more about our planet Humanity’s endless curiosity for the unknown has led us to explore the far reaches beyond the horizon When that wasn’t enough we took to the skies and even ventured beyond it But there is one place one place …

CREEPIEST Abandoned Amusement Parks!

CREEPIEST Abandoned Amusement Parks!

Is there anything creepier than an abandoned amusement park? From the USA to Hungary, here are 10 of the happiest places turned into spooky, desolate areas. Visit if you dare!! 10. Gulliver’s Kingdom, Japan The Japanese are really something when it comes to business ideas. In 1997, they wanted to open an amusement park based …

5 Nightmare Fuel Underwater Photos

5 Nightmare Fuel Underwater Photos

Saturation diver Chris Lemons came face to face with every diver’s worst nightmare in September of 2012… …while working 262 feet below the surface of the North Sea inspecting a drilling structure at a nearby oil field. Lemons’s support vessel had begun to drift away from the dive site due to a malfunction with its …

UNBELIEVABLE Animals That SAVED Lives!

UNBELIEVABLE Animals That SAVED Lives!

From lions to gorillas, here are 8 animals that saved people’s lives! 8. Ning Nong the Elephant In 2004, 8-year-old Amber Owen was on holiday in Phuket, Thailand with her parents, where she grew attached to Ning-Nong, a 4-year-old local tame elephant. They spent a lot of Time together riding on the beach and eating …