Fearless Christmas Island Native Holds Up Giant Coconut Crab With His Bare Hands

Don’t let the name fool you, Christmas Island is not a winter wonderland filled with Santa Clause themed decorations. In fact, the island is an Australian territory that is known for natural wonders that include deserted beaches and, oh yeah, giant crabs! One brave native decided to take his chances and pick one up for a photo and you won’t believe your eyes when you see this!

20. Mark Pierrot

Image: Honest To Paws

Mark Pierrot is a Christmas Island native and no stranger to the surrounding area. Even though Mark has grown pretty used to the odd wildlife that live on the island, he still gets shocked from time to time. This was one of those times…

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