To dream that you are dying from a snake bite, is a sign that you will suffer from malice and envy of hypocritical friends. Dreams of snakes are warnings of various forms of evil.
Snakes eat their offspring. They practice postpartum cannibalism. Mother snakes eat more than 10 percent of their eggs, as well as some of their hatchlings.
The enthusiast who is to undergo this challenge is American scientist Paul Rosolie. However, he won't simply slip into the mouth of the beast. Rosolie will be wearing a special suit to prevent being digested by the stomach acids of the creature. . .
Killing a snake is a horrendous sin in India and it is believed that if a woman cannot get pregnant, she must have killed a snake in a past life. In order to receive forgiveness, the woman must pray to the stone image of the reptile.
Gorgons are one of the most hideous and bloodthirsty creatures in Greek mythology. Euryale, Gorgon and Medusa were possessed bodies, instead of having hair on their heads had nests with snakes.
Great Wall of China was honored as one of the world's great wonders. It covers 6700 kilometers from east to west China and is more than 2000 years years old.
Those born in the Year of the Snake are complex personalities. Those born in the Year of the Snake are strong, determined and purposeful, harder on failures.
In ancient times in China many have been engaged in mass murder. It was a sacrifice offered to a deceased emperor. When the ruler died from the Qing Dynasty along with him were buried alive 177 people
The area where the fossils were unearthed shows that hundreds of similar reptiles were most likely living there. This gives reason to believe that pterosaurs formed large colonies and buried their eggs in wet sand to protect them from drying up.
In Thailand and China, 9 is considered a lucky number, since in their languages it is translated as moving forward . However in Japan the situation is quite different.
A group of men who were celebrating their friend's bachelor party accidentally happened upon the skull of a stegomastodon during the party in Albuquerque, USA.
The Gorgons were creatures born of the love between the sea deities Keto and Phorcys. Homer only mentions one Gorgon, while Hesiod wrote of 3 sisters, whose names were Stheno, Euryale and Medusa.