Australian tourists Linda and Philip McNamara filmed the eruption of Papua New Guinean volcano, Mount Tavurvur, on August 29. Footage shows shockwaves blasting through the clouds and then a sonic boom shakes the couple’s boat with a loud bang. Video of the dramatic explosion is now going viral:
A baby buffalo comes face to face with a lion at the Mjejane Game Reserve, South Africa, but mom is there to save the day…
An adorable baby elephant acts tough with tourists who laugh when it charges their vehicle at Mfuwe Lodge in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park.
An elephant seal pup approaches a group of tourists taking pictures on the Livingston Island…
Travis Twizell and his family were whale-watching off Prince Rupert, BC, Canada, when he filmed a pod of killer whales attacking sea lions. The sea lions tried to hide under and around their boat, but eventually the orcas prevailed and went in for the kill. The footage is pretty dramatic and contains strong language, so watch the video at your own discretion.
The Japanese island of Ōkunoshima is known as the Rabbit Island for its huge population of wild bunnies. If you are carrying a big bag of treats, like this girl from Hong Kong, you better be prepared for a bunny attack:
Gemunu the Elephant is already notorious for ambushing tourists in their cars as they drive through the Yala National Park, Sri Lanka. He gets very aggressive while searching the interior of the vehicles for any food its passengers might be hiding. This group had a very close and scary encounter with the elephant:
A raging bull elephant was caught on camera overturning a tourist car in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. British teacher Sarah Brooks and her fiance were on a safari trip and were driving behind the elephant when the animal turned around and charged at their car.
A female elephant smashed into a jeep during a recent safari trip at Kruger National Park, South Africa. The attack was filmed by Johann Lombard, a professional safari guide. No one was injured in the incident.
A group of German tourists filmed an angry male elephant smashing their car window during a safari at the Kruger National Park in South Africa. No one was seriously injured.