Incredibly tense images show impala escaping a crocodile attack

If you've ever wondered why impala can leap nine feet into the air, these amazing images captured by amateur photographer Rob Brookes will explain it in the clearest — and most dramatic — way possible. » 12/12/13 4:00pm 12/12/13 4:00pm

Roman crocodile armor is the closest thing reality has to Dungeons &…

In the past, we've examined some hilarious forms of body armor for both human and hound.But in terms of sheer flamboyance, it's hard to beat this suit of Roman crocodile armor from the third century, AD. » 9/04/12 4:10pm 9/04/12 4:10pm

Africa's oldest crocodile was over 30 feet long and wore thick head…

Scientists at the University of Missouri have made an incredible prehistoric discovery. A sizable skull fragment, recently uncovered after spending several years hidden away in storage, actually belonged to a gigantic species of ancient crocodile. This finding is unlike anything the researchers have ever seen. » 2/01/12 7:30am 2/01/12 7:30am