In this CCTV footage released by the Katowice Airport in Poland, security guard Grzegorz Paczko makes an incredible last-second catch after spotting a child slipping off of a baggage counter. All rights to Katowice Airport.
These big, scaly predators seem like relics of an earlier time. For her article in National Geographic magazine, Jennifer S. Holland spent time among Komodo dragons, learning about their lifestyle and the ways they bring down prey. Read more about Earth's most monstrous lizard online in National Geographic magazine: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/01/komodo-dragon/holland-text.