Posts Tagged ‘picture gallery’

Beluga Whales by Dafna Ben Nun (Picture Gallery)

Beluga Whales by Dafna Ben Nun (Picture Gallery)

Israeli photographer Dafna Ben Nun went diving with beluga whales in the White Sea, north-west Russia. She also got some whale kisses. Enjoy these wonderful photos of playful belugas:

Dogs Swimming with a Seal (Picture Gallery)

Dogs Swimming with a Seal (Picture Gallery)

Playful dogs Bolle and Coco were swimming in the sea after a long walk when a seal sneaked up behind them and started following them. It seems that the seal wanted to play with the dogs. The amazing scene was captured by photographer Anneke van de Kassteele in Netherlands.

Awesome Moses Bridge Parts Water (Picture Gallery)

Awesome Moses Bridge Parts Water (Picture Gallery)

The Moses Bridge, located in the Netherlands, is a ‘sunken’ pedestrian bridge which gives an illusion of walking through water to the visitors of a close 17th century fort. Designed by RO & AD Architects, the Moses Bridge literally parts the waters that surround the fort, allowing pedestrians to pass through. The bridge is made […]

Baby Elephant and Mother Rescued from Mud Trap in Zambia (Picture Gallery)

Baby Elephant and Mother Rescued from Mud Trap in Zambia (Picture Gallery)

A baby African elephant became stuck in the mud right outside the Kapani lagoon in Zambia. In an effort to get her baby out, the mother also became stuck in the sinking muddy grave. The pair were rescued after a two-hour battle against heat, dehydration, and rapidly drying mud by wildlife officials and conservationists of […]

Moustair: Where Men’s Mustaches Meet Their Hair (Picture Gallery)

Moustair: Where Men’s Mustaches Meet Their Hair (Picture Gallery)

Moustair is a single topic Tumblr with photos of men photoshopped to have a second face directly below their mustaches. Or with their own words: Where men meets moustaches meets hair meets moustaches meets hair meets Moustair.

Rhinos Can Fly – WWF Black Rhino Rescue Mission (Picture Gallery)

Rhinos Can Fly – WWF Black Rhino Rescue Mission (Picture Gallery)

A herd of rhinos was relocated to its new home by a helicopter during a WWF rescue operation which saved them from death. Dangling from cords tied to their ankles, 19 black rhinos were transported out of the South African hills inaccessible by road in the country’s Eastern Cape. The 1,400-kilo rhinos spent 20 minutes […]

Beautiful Australian Weather Calendar 2012 (Picture Gallery)

Beautiful Australian Weather Calendar 2012 (Picture Gallery)

Each year since 1985, the Bureau of Meteorology in Australia runs a photographic competition and the winning pictures go into a calendar. The 2012 calendar showcases the diversity of Australia’s highly variable weather and climate.

Nutty Squirrels Posing for Photos by Kathy Pruyn (Picture Gallery)

Nutty Squirrels Posing for Photos by Kathy Pruyn (Picture Gallery)

Retired postwoman Kathy Pruyn captures funny photos of two grey squirrels in various scenes like playing the piano, singing, pushing a wheelchair, and playing on a skateboard. She lures them by placing peanuts and peanut butter among toys in her garden in Tampa, Florida.

63 Mindblowing Halloween Pumpkin Carvings (Picture Gallery)

63 Mindblowing Halloween Pumpkin Carvings (Picture Gallery)

Halloween is near and you’ve probably seen some awesome pumpkin carvings already. Ray Villafane has been making rounds with his amazing zombie pumpkin sculpture, but there are more artists making mindblowing Jack O’ Lanterns. After a long and extensive search, here are some of the best examples of pumpkin carving art in the world: source […]

Bloody Battle Between Two Kayak Teams in China (Picture Gallery)

Bloody Battle Between Two Kayak Teams in China (Picture Gallery)

A bloody paddle-waving brawl broke out after the men’s kayak four final at the 7th Chinese City Games in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, sending one athlete to the hospital. A Guangzhou quartet intentionally rammed their kayak into that of the Nanchang team as a retaliation for paddling in their lane during the race. The Nanchang foursome […]