Thursday, October 18

Tag: bloodsucking creatures

Vampires Are Real, They’re Just Not What You’d Expect. South America? No Thanks.

Vampires Are Real, They’re Just Not What You’d Expect. South America? No Thanks.

Science
When you think of ghosts and ghouls, there's one creature you don't have to be afraid of: Dracula. I mean, everyone knows vampires aren't real...right? Well, maybe not human vampires (yet), but that doesn't mean a few vampire-like animals don't exist. Here are six real life vampire creatures that you need to watch out for. Especially #2; that one is creepy with a capital "C."  1.) The Vampire Bat. Imgur This South American flying bloodsucker should be feared. There are two different species of vampire bat in the world, and both are native to South America. The less terrifying species likes to feed on the blood of birds. The other, more common species enjoys the blood of other mammals. Yes, this includes humans. Ma...