Coconut crabs are a birdís worst nightmare

The mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart's disappearance has bewildered many for years. Some have proposed that her plane simply crashed and sank, while others have pondered a number of other explanations, including capture by the Japanese, or that she lived out her days on Gardner Island.

Coconut crabs are a birdís worst nightmare

A biologist witnesses a coconut crab taking out a blue-footed booby and documents the balance of the animals in an Indian Ocean archipelago.

Wed 15 Nov 17 from ScienceNews

Giant coconut crab sneaks up on a sleeping bird and kills it

Coconut crabs were thought to be purely opportunistic scavengers, but these huge arthropods are actually active predators that may dominate their island homes

Thu 9 Nov 17 from Newscientist

Mystery deepens over whether Amelia Earhart was eaten by three-foot crabs with claws like lion jaws

The mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart's disappearance has bewildered many for years. Some have proposed that her plane simply crashed and sank, while others have pondered a number of other ...

Mon 13 Nov 17 from FOXNews

Coconut crab crushes and kills a bird in Chagos Islands

The deadly coconut crab climbed a tree and crept up on a sleeping sea bird in its nest on the remote Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Daily Mail

Biologist records rare sighting of giant crab hunting, killing bird

A biologist studying the world's largest crabs on a small island in the Indian Ocean caught video of one of them attacking and eating a bird.

Sun 12 Nov 17 from UPI

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