Like a cowboy riding a bull, a daring frog enjoyed his own rodeo on a beetle – and stayed atop the insect for five minutes even as it tried to fly away. The adventurous flying frog leapt atop the black beetle and even put its front leg in the air in a bid to keep its balance.
Be very careful when you ask someone on the internet to photoshop something for you, because you might just get what you asked for. This is the story of Instagrammer Sid Frisjes who loves taking purposely bad tourist photos and captioning them with the hashtag “#NailedIt.” Frisjes recently went to Paris, where he took another signature photo fail trying to touch the top of the Eiffel Tower.
Mrs. T the tortoise suffered appalling injuries when her limbs were partially eaten by a rat. Owners Dale Sinclair-Jones and Linzi James of Pembroke, west Wales have had a set of wheels made to help Mrs. T get about. She can now move twice as fast with the special device fitted onto its shell. The rat ate her front legs to the elbow joint and gnawed on one of her rear legs, which will have to be amputated.
Paige Russel, from San Francisco, made this beautiful and expensive-looking cake that looks exactly like a gold bar. She says, “This is the most expensive cake in the world! Well OK, not really, but my 24 Carrot Cake is definitely the most expensive looking Cake and it tastes like a million bucks, so I count that as close.”
Two polar bear cubs snuggle up to their mother to keep warm in temperatures reaching -50C. Photographer Andy Skillen tracked down the family at Wapusk National Park in Manitoba, Canada, following their movements for two days.