Sperm whales are tracking fishing boats and stealing their fish

Sperm whales are tracking fishing boats and stealing their fish

Incoming thiefNOAA By Adam Popescu Sperm whales have turned burglar. They have learned to follow commercial fishing boats off the coast of Alaska, and then pick huge volumes of fish from the lines. It now seems they can take about 5% of the fishermen’s annual quotas. Sperm whales are the largest toothed predators on Earth. […]

House Cats Have Begun Stealing Human Souls|Humor

House Cats Have Begun Stealing Human Souls|Humor

BOSTON, MA – House cats have begun stealing human souls as part of the final phase of their plan to conquer Earth. “Meow, meowww, meow,” said cat Commander, Miser Friskypants. “Meow. Meooooooowwwwow. Meeeeow.” Last week, house cats began stealing the souls of sleeping humans. To steal the souls, cats climb on to the chest of […]

Freeloading mites are squatting on spider webs and stealing food

Freeloading mites are squatting on spider webs and stealing food

Professor Rodrigo Lopes Ferreira By Richa Malhotra In caves in Brazil, there lives a newly-discovered mite that is a freeloader. Groups of these mites live on a spider’s web and steal its food. They are the first mites known to do this. Leopoldo Ferreira de Oliveira Bernardi at the Federal University of Lavras in Minas […]