10+ Times Nature Made Us Say “NOPE” (WARNING: This List Might Be Too Scary For You)

While we as humans continue to try (and fail) to live in peace and harmony, it is worth remembering that the world around us is a brutal, unforgiving place.

We have tamed our lives to such an extent that it is easy to turn a blind eye to the horrors of nature, sure, we as a species are far more damaging to our planet than all others put together, but let's not pretend that it's all sweetness and light out there!

1. Spiderbro Guarding Me From Malaria Outside My Window

2. A Firefly Kept Right On Flashing After Being Eaten By A Frog


3. Seaweed In The Waves


4. Xylaria Polymorpha, Commonly Known As Dead Man's Fingers, Is A Saprobic Fungus

5. The Skeleton Of A Puffer Fish Is Pretty Metal


6. Damn Nature, You Scary...


7. Rome 


8. My Mum's Toilet After A Recent Flood


9. Those Fishes Are Literally Lit

10. The Eyes And Teeth Of A Scallop


11. This Is Why You Always Have To Check The Toilet In Australia

Meanwhile In Australia

12. These Plants Look Like Tiny Hands


13. Currently Renovating Our Floors. Seems Everyone Has Come Out Of Hiding


14. Deer Skull After Sitting In Water For Over A Year


15. A Leopard Seal Peering Through A Veil Of Plankton

National Geographic

16. The Statue Being Swallowed By A Tree

17. Black Swallower Died Trying To Eat A Fish 4 Times Its Size

1. Somebody Responsible For The Lake Found The Fox (Which Drowned) In The Ice, Cut Him Out And Put Him Back On The Ice To Keep People Off The Ice