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NEW YORK - When naturalist Paul Rosolie wanted to focus attention on the destruction of the Amazon rainforest, he decided he needed a stunt guaranteed to get people looking. Paul Rosolie. Credit: lwpkommunikacio/Flickr So the staunch environmentalist offered himself as dinner to an anaconda -- and was prepared to be swallowed alive, filming every moment. But in the end, Rosolie wasn't exactly ingested by the snake, disappointing viewers who expected a journey into the belly of the deadly beast. Instead he let the anaconda coil around him before calling the mission off, fearing he might get seriously injured. Anacondas, the largest snakes in the world, typically suffocate their prey befo...

If you've ever shuddered at the thought of meeting your maker by way of a shark attack, here's your chance to feed your fear and visualize it, without having to die in the process. A remote camera towed on the back of a boat captured this footage (below) of a great white trailing behind and then deciding the camera looked like it might be something it could eat, or at least hurt. The footage, shot off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, was taken by a diver and award-winning underwater camera operator named Charles Maxwell. Maxwell always uses a remote tow camera following behind his vessel when he's on the water during a shoot. In this footage's less frightening moments, dolphins and...

MONTEVRAIN - Police and firefighters were desperately hunting for a tiger on the loose near Paris Thursday after a local resident spotted the fearsome animal in a car park and sounded the alert, authorities said. Police animal brigade walking the streets of Montevrain, France. Credit: Associated Press Backed up by a helicopter overhead, firefighters armed with tranquilising guns combed the area in the Seine-et-Marne district near the French capital. Authorities ordered residents to stay indoors and children were kept at school, as several people came forward saying they had seen the tiger on the prowl. "We have been running after it since this morning, police officers are trying to inter...