A snorkeler in Australia hardly believed her eyes when she spotted a sand mullet fish with a wedding band wrapped around its neck. Norfolk Island local Susan Prior was swimming off the east coast of Australia when she beheld the strange site. Believing the ring might be of value, Prior put it up on the local Classifieds page in the hope she would find the … [Read more...] about Snorkeler Finds Holiday Goer’s Wedding Ring Worn by a Fish on Its Neck
A Sunken Pedestrian Bridge in the Netherlands Parts the Waters Like Moses
No, your eyes are not playing tricks on you; the waters have indeed parted! This incredible "sunken" bridge in the Netherlands provides visitors with a one-of-a-kind way to access a beautiful 17th-century Dutch fort. A series of fortresses and moats were built along the West Branbant Water Line in the 17th century. These were constructed to protect the residents from … [Read more...] about A Sunken Pedestrian Bridge in the Netherlands Parts the Waters Like Moses
White Orcas, Which Are Extremely Rare, Have Been Spotted in Russian Waters
Orcas, sometimes known as "killer whales," are generally black and white in appearance, but many white orcas have been observed in the waters around Russia's Kuril Islands in the last six years or so. Now, the lone white adult orca sighted so far, called "Iceberg," has been spotted again in the same area, together with at least four additional younger orcas. The 22-year-old … [Read more...] about White Orcas, Which Are Extremely Rare, Have Been Spotted in Russian Waters
Officer bravely plunge into frigid, icy waters to save a stranded puppy.
It's always encouraging to watch individuals going above and beyond to help animals, even if it means putting themselves in danger. We've heard countless stories about folks braving the conditions to save a stranded pet. This was recently demonstrated when two police officers braved a frigid reservoir to rescue a trapped puppy. According to Reuters, the event occurred … [Read more...] about Officer bravely plunge into frigid, icy waters to save a stranded puppy.