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Rafflesia arnoldii is a member of the genus Rafflesia. It is noted for producing the largest individual flower on earth, and a strong odor of decaying flesh - the latter point earning it the nickname of "corpse flower".

Rafflesia arnoldii: this parasitic plant develops the world's largest bloom that can grow over three feet across. The flower is a fleshy color, with spots that make it look like a teenager's acne-ridden skin.

In Denmark, 1950, two brothers were digging peat to be used as fuel when they came across what is now known as the tollund man. he still had hair, skin, and a five o'clock shadow, so they assumed it was a recent murder victim and called the police. upon arrival, they noticed rope around his neck: this wasn't a recent murder victim. in fact, the body was from 300-400 BC, and was shockingly well preserved by the peat.

an EXTREMELY well preserved body from circa 500 - 600 BC found in Denmark in he still had skin, hair, and a five o clock shadow. he was found when two brothers were digging in peat to use for fuel. the peat is what preserved him so well.

Megalobulimus is a genus of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial gastropod mollusk

Giant African land snails are routinely confiscated at airports as they are very popular as pets in the Western world. The species isn’t currently under threat of extinction, but they are considered.

Dunkleosteus is a genus of prehistoric fish, one of the largest arthrodire placoderms ever to have lived, existing during the Late Devonian period, about 380–360 million years ago.  Instead of teeth, it had flat, overlapping plates of bone that worked together like shears.

Dunkleosteus was a large Placoderm (arthrodire) fish) that lived in the late Devonian period, about million years ago. It grew to

Meet Frank and Louie, a cat with two faces! He's not two conjoined twins, he is a single cat with two faces. The condition is called "Diprosopus" and Frank and Louie is the oldest known surviving cat who suffers from it. Diprosopus is caused by a malfunction in development in the sonic hedgehog protein (yes, that's a real protein).

Meet Frank and Louie, a cat with two faces! He's not two conjoined twins, he is a single cat with two faces. The condition is called "Diprosopus" and Frank and Louie is the oldest known surviving cat who suffers from it.