Posts Tagged ‘brazil’

Daily Timelapse: Mandacaru by Marcius Clapp

Daily Timelapse: Mandacaru by Marcius Clapp

Brazilian Cyclist Hit by Pickup Truck Miraculously Lands on Mattress (Video)

Brazilian Cyclist Hit by Pickup Truck Miraculously Lands on Mattress (Video)

A guy was knocked off his bike by a pickup truck, but got saved by a mattress which fell from the very same car that hit him. The accident was caught on security cameras in the city of Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil. According to eyewitnesses, the cyclist wasn’t injured.

Guy Destroys Brazilian City Carnival in Seconds (Video)

Guy Destroys Brazilian City Carnival in Seconds (Video)

One guy ruins a carnival for the entire city of Socorro, Brazil, within a few seconds of the party starting.

Lightning Strikes House in Brazil (Video)

Lightning Strikes House in Brazil (Video)

A bolt of lightning hitting a house was caught on camera in São José dos Campos, Brazil.

Strange Sea Creature Washes up on Brazilian Beach (Video)

Strange Sea Creature Washes up on Brazilian Beach (Video)

This fascinating jellyfish-like creature is known as a Portuguese man o’ war (Physalia physalis) and it ended up on a beach in Olivenca, Bahia, Brazil. The Portuguese man-of-war is a siphonophore, an animal made up of many tiny organisms called zooids. Its sting hurts like hell.

The Abominable Synthol Man (Video)

The Abominable Synthol Man (Video)

A Brazilian man injects synthol to increase his muscle size, ends up looking like this:

Baby Dolphin Rescued from Plastic Bag in Brazil (Video)

Baby Dolphin Rescued from Plastic Bag in Brazil (Video)

A baby dolphin thanks fishermen with a happy dance after being rescued from a plastic bag off the coast of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Jaguar Kills Heron at Sao Paulo Zoo (Video)

Jaguar Kills Heron at Sao Paulo Zoo (Video)

A heron flies into a jaguar’s enclosure at the zoo in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and finds out that the rules of the food chain still apply for zoo animals. Poor bird.

Family Lives with Pet Tigers (Video)

Family Lives with Pet Tigers (Video)

A Brazilian family shares their home with seven pet tigers. They eat with the tigers, swim with the tigers and even let their kids ride on the tigers’ backs. Ary Borges rescued two tigers from a traveling circus eight years ago and…

Jaguar Attacks Crocodile (Video)

Jaguar Attacks Crocodile (Video)

A National Geographic video shows a jaguar attacking a caiman crocodile in Brazil’s Pantanal wetlands.