prey

Watching A Rattlesnake Attack In Slow-Mo Will Mess You Up

Mohave rattlesnakes and Merriam kangaroo rats are currently embroiled in an evolutionary arms race, pitting wily predator against fast-acting prey. Dramatic high-speed video shows how quick and creative snakes need to be to launch an attack — and how rodents still manage to evade capture.

Diabolical Falcons Trap Living Birds In Rocks For Future Meals

A team of ornithologists were working on a small Moroccan island when they observed some rather bizarre behaviour in adult falcons. The raptors appeared to be imprisoning tiny birds in the crevasses of rocks in an effort to keep them fresh for a later meal.