The power and perfection of a crocodile in one slow-motion jump

It's hard to believe how effortlessly and elegantly this crocodile goes out of the water. It looks like he's actually swimming vertically into the air, as if he weren't aware of the laws of physics and the differences of density between liquid and gas. Impressive animal (that freaks the hell out of me.) » 5/10/14 4:06am 5/10/14 4:06am

Extremely rare image shows bee and butterfly drinking crocodile tears

This image is so weird and rare that you may think it's a bizarre photoshop. It's not—it was taken by aquatic ecologist Carlos de la Rosa, who says it's a extremely rare and unique photo. The butterfly and the bee drank the tears from a Caiman crocodilus for 15 minutes. There's video too: » 5/05/14 1:01am 5/05/14 1:01am

Python eats crocodile after gruesome five-hour battle

5 Creatures That Have Evolved Into Badass Biological Machines

The natural world might be awe-inspiring, but that’s not to say that it doesn’t share similarities with the technological world that we inhabit. In fact, as biologists have come to look at creatures in closer detail, they've discovered that some of them have been using basics of engineering—that we now take for… » 10/07/13 12:00pm 10/07/13 12:00pm

Bungee Jumper Falls Into Crocodile-Infested Waters And Survives

This video shows 22-year-old Australian tourist Erin Langworthy bungee jumping from the Victoria falls bridge, 364 feet (111 meters) over the Zambesi River. Just a normal tourist video until the cord breaks and she falls into the crocodile-infested waters. » 1/08/12 3:28pm 1/08/12 3:28pm

Holy F**K That's a Big Crocodile

This 21-foot, 2,375 pound megacroc destroyed four traps, one water buffalo, and possibly a fisherman before finally being captured in a specially-designed, reinforced, steel-wire trap. Trapped, not killed? And cue Jurassic Park theme music in 3... 2... 1... » 9/06/11 10:00am 9/06/11 10:00am

Crocodile's Tummy Rings After Eating Cellphone

14-year-old Gena has discovered that some cellphones are crocodile-proof. They can withstand crocodile's teeth, throat muscles and stomach acids. Gena knows because she ate one, and now it's ringing in her stomach. » 1/21/11 2:00pm 1/21/11 2:00pm

Escaped Crocodile Blamed For Deadly Plane Crash

A routine flight in the Democratic Republic of Congo turned deadly when a crocodile escaped from a passenger's duffle bag. According to the flight's sole human survivor, panicking passengers fled into the cockpit and caused the pilot to lose control. » 10/21/10 3:24pm 10/21/10 3:24pm

Yes, a Crocodile Skin Sony Vaio P Is Exactly What We Need

As if whacking GPS, 3G, an accelerometer and optical touchpads onto the new Vaio P wasn't enough, Sony's only gone and painted it with crocodile skin now. » 5/26/10 3:28am 5/26/10 3:28am

Triangle Keys May Be Ideal for LCD Keyboards But Look Vaguely Klingon

A Brit named David Baker wants you to believe that his Crocodile Keyboard concept—for which he's submitted a patent application—is the best way for big fat fingers to type on LCDs, because there's more dead space to absorb accidental taps. Good idea, secret Trek shoutout or both? [Register] » 6/02/09 4:40pm 6/02/09 4:40pm

$6100 Croc-Skinned Tag Heuer Meridiist Phone: Nothing But a Pretty Face

Watchmaker Tag Heuer today announced its Vertu wannabe, the Meridiist. Like others in its class, its high price doesn't seem to justify the goods, unless you count a choice of crocodile, leather or rubber, a sapphire crystal main screen and a famous name. The specs are almost entirely unimpressive: 1.9" QVGA main… » 4/08/08 1:20pm 4/08/08 1:20pm

Remote Controlled Croc, Steve Irwin RIP

We know, we know. You're just as sad as we are to hear that our favorite croc-wrangling Aussie passed away. Here's a remote controlled Crocodile that we post in his honor. The infrared controlled croc sways its tail and head as it swaggers across your poolside deck. It's not waterproof, but its jaws snap. And the… » 9/05/06 4:32pm 9/05/06 4:32pm