Read more about the article Creepy Fungus Growth Turns Wasps Into Zombies
A zombie wasp grips a twig with the fungus sprouting from its physique in Fayette County, Alabama, U. S., in an undated photo. (@alabamawildlifeandfreshwaterfisheries/Newsflash)

Creepy Fungus Growth Turns Wasps Into Zombies

Possessed zombie wasps with fungus stalks coming out of their brains have been found by wildlife experts in the US. The parasitical fungus - which locks a victim's jaws around a twig -takes over the movements of the wasp until it has devoured them from the inside. A zombie wasp…

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Lunar Volcanoes Formed Vast Slabs Of Ice On Moon, Say Scientists

The moon could contain massive slabs of ice at its north and south poles formed from the steam of vast ancient volcanoes, according to new research. If the new predictions are correct it opens up the possibility of a huge source of freshwater for future visitors colonists or astronauts looking…

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Read more about the article Worlds Oldest Zoo Welcomes 30 Rare Baby Fish That Are Extinct In The Wild
Six months old Potosi pupfish (Cyprinodon alvarezi) native to Mexico, at the Vienna Zoo in Austria. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Worlds Oldest Zoo Welcomes 30 Rare Baby Fish That Are Extinct In The Wild

The world's oldest zoo in the Austrian capital Vienna has welcomed 30 rare baby fish that are extinct in the wild. These La Palma pupfish (Cyprinodon longidorsalis), which are extinct in the wild according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature's (IUCN) Red List of Endangered Species, originally come…

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Read more about the article Australian Freshwater Crocodiles Successfully Bred By Zoo For FIrst Time In Nearly 30 Years
One of the freshwater Australian crocodile offspring that hatched at the Basel Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Basel/Newsflash)

Australian Freshwater Crocodiles Successfully Bred By Zoo For FIrst Time In Nearly 30 Years

These images show two Australian freshwater crocodiles relaxing in their vivarium at a zoo in Switzerland that is the first to successfully breed the species in nearly 30 years. The little crocs hatched at Basel Zoo in Switzerland and the video of them relaxing in their vivarium was obtained by…

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