Every now and then, we encounter a living creature that we might not be familiar with. Lately, there’s been a lot of talk about hammerhead worms. The hammerhead worm has been threatening yards across the country, especially in humid areas like Alabama. To learn about this new species of worm and why you should never touch one with your bare hands, take a look below.

Were you already familiar with hammerhead worms? Have you ever seen one? Let us know in the comments below.

For a piece of nature that’s not so creepy-crawly, you’ll want to check out Alabama’s DeSoto Falls. For information, be sure to take a look at the following article: Discover One Of Alabama’s Most Majestic Waterfalls – No Hiking Necessary.

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