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Live and Let Die Crocodile Jump

(YouTube link) In the 1973 film Live and Let Die, James Bond crosses a creek by jumping on the backs of series of crocodiles. Stunt man Ross Kananga, who suggested the stunt in the first place, did five takes to get the scene just right. The crocodiles came awfully close, once even tearing his pants leg. [...]

Surprising But True: Crocodiles Can’t Chew

Image credit: MartinRe Yes, it’s true. Despite their fearsome reputation, crocodiles can’t chew. But that’s not to say they won’t kill you—in fact, death by crocodile is probably more agonizing precisely because they’re unable to masticate. You see, crocodiles’ jaws aren’t wired to move sideways, so they can’t grind food down in a traditional chewing motion. What [...]

Hippos Licking Crocodiles

(Video Link) This video shows crocodiles feeding on a dead antelope. Hippopotamuses wander up to lick the crocodiles, which the crocs tolerate because the hippos are so much larger and stronger. At the end of the video, you can see a baby hippo gnawing on the back of a very patient crocodile. via Nerdcore

45-foot ancient snake devoured crocodiles

Scientists have found fossil evidence of a giant prehistoric snake that was so large it could devour crocodiles. The massive snake known as the titano…

Feeding Crocodiles

How to Feeding Crocodiles After viewing these pictures, it became quite obvious to me that I would never try this job. Even if you work for many years with these predators and know all about their behaviour, there’s no guarantee that you’d be safe, plus shit still happens. crocodile is any species belonging to the family Crocodylidae [...]