Sambath Uon and his Burmese Python. Many snake owners treat their animals much like cats or dogs, allowing them to curl up on the sofa. Indeed, provided they are well-fed, most pythons will not threaten anyone and are frightened of humans. But few people have the expertise, or the room, to cope with a full-grown Burmese python, an animal which can grow 27ft long and weigh 30st. They can also be stupendously greedy.
Fresh on IGM > Hurricane Andrew Facts: A look back at the costliest hurricane in the USA 20 years later along with some wisdom on precaution measures imlplemented. > http://infographicsmania.com/hurricane-andrew-facts/
On the morning of August 24, 1992, Hurricane Andrew made landfall in South Florida. It has been listed as one of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit the United States, and the third category 5 hurricane to make land fall in the United States.