When 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!



This list, is a reminder that we live in a scary world. Some of these things are simply wonders of nature that we may not like the look of, like spiders and centipedes. Some show the raw power of the elements, while others illustrate the horrific things that other creatures to do each other in order to survive. All of these things are awe-inspiring examples of nature, something not to be feared, but to be respected. Scroll down below to check them out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!



#1 Wrap Around Spider, Named For Its Ability To Flatten And Wrap Its Body Around Tree Limbs

 Wrap Around Spider, Named For Its Ability To Flatten And Wrap Its Body Around Tree Limbs



#2 Spiderbro Guarding Me From Malaria Outside My Window

 Spiderbro Guarding Me From Malaria Outside My Window





 
#3 Seaweed In The Waves

 Seaweed In The Waves

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

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



#5 A Firefly Kept Right On Flashing After Being Eaten By A Frog

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



#6 This Frog Was Found All Dried Up And Withered Outside The Store In The Morning... The Store Manager Said, "Let's Try Splashing Some Water On It," And Holy Sh*t It Came Back To Life

 This Frog Was Found All Dried Up And Withered Outside The Store In The Morning... The Store Manager Said, "Let's Try Splashing Some Water On It," And Holy Sh*t It Came Back To Life



#7 The Skeleton Of A Puffer Fish Is Pretty Metal

 The Skeleton Of A Puffer Fish Is Pretty Metal



#8 Damn Nature, You Scary...

 Damn Nature, You Scary...



#9 Rome Yesterday

 Rome Yesterday



#10 My Mum's Toilet After A Recent Flood
My Mum's Toilet After A Recent Flood

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