New Thing To Be Terrified Of: Snails!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 27, 2011

I always thought snails were harmless slugs with a shell. Clearly I was wrong. Snails can be stealth predators who attack without warning, opening their giant mucousy mouths to envelop their unsuspecting prey. Gah! This video of a snail native to New Zealand eating a worm is enough to make me run screaming in terror the next time I see one. You best believe I’m going to start carrying salt with me wherever I go. [Boing Boing]Want to contact the writer of this post? {encode=”” title=”Email her”}!