Each week we find the most interesting and informative articles we can and along the way we uncover amazing and cool images. Here you'll discover 10 incredible photos and the stories behind them.
An elephant in India seems to have a smoking habit. Sort of.
[Full Story: What's Up with This 'Smoke-Breathing' Elephant?]
In the deep North Atlantic, a small but ghastly-looking anglerfish floats in the inky-black water, eerily lit by her wispy, glowing fishing lure and the specks of light illuminating her long fin rays.
Scientists have decoded a genetic explanation for an "alien" skeleton.
Beauty beneath the ice:
It looks like a stereotypical hallucination of a whale floating beneath puffy clouds.
Following the clues
The man had a mysterious infection in his brain, but tests for dozens of viruses and bacterial infections came back negative.
Over the last 24 hours, Sudan's health declined to the point where he was suffering a great deal and unable to walk.
[Full Story: Sudan, the Last Male Northern White Rhino, Has Died]
Dangerous new trend:
An "acupuncture" session using live bees had a lethal ending.
Whether they're used as digging tools, grasping suckers or killing machines, animal feet can be downright bizarre.
[Full Story: 12 Extremely Strange Animal Feet]
Big and dead
There might be a massive, dead star out there that bends the stuff of raw vacuum and prevents itself from collapsing into a black hole.
For one lab, the key to filling in the fossil record is in watching eels, worms and hagfish rot.