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For the Love of Football!

147 For the Love of Football!
Argentina fans cheer before the 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match between Argentina and Iran at the the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte June 21, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Perez/Reuters)

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Zombies Take Over Coney Island

146 Zombies Take Over Coney Island
Molly Schuyler, dressed as a zombie, smiles after winning the brain eating contest during the “Zombie Takeover of Coney Island” in Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York, July 2, 2014. Schuyler ate 5.5 lbs (2.5 kg) of pig brains to set a new record according to organizers. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

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Frog Perched on the Crocodile

145 Frog Perched on the Crocodile

Perched on the snout of a crocodile, this brave frog will probably never realise just how much of a lucky escape it’s had. For there’s one reason the reptile’s beady eye is fixed greedily on its visitor with jaws gaping wide in anticipation – it’s feeding time. The crocodile had just devoured the first frog in his enclosure, but appeared unable to capture the second.

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Amazing Scenery of “Rotten Sea”

143 Amazing Scenery of Rotten Sea
Photographer Sergey Anashkevych captures the incredible images of salt flats in Crimea. Lake Sivash is also known as the “Rotten Sea”, it’s unique dazzling red colours caused by rapid propagation of Dunaliella algae in an abandoned mine.

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Streetscape of Italy in 1980s

The World Cup Superhero Kid

137 The World Cup Superhero Kid

Post-80s parents dress up their kid to salute to the world cup.

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Meet Pixel, the World’s Shortest and Most Adorable Cat

136 Meet Pixel, the World’s Shortest and Most Adorable Cat

Tiffani Kjeldergaard from Potrero, California, is currently waiting to hear word from Guinness on whether or not her cat, Pixel, will be entered into the record books.

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Dreadful Mushroom-Cloud of Lightning Looks Like Nuclear Burst

611 Dreadful Mushroom Cloud of Lightning Looks Like Nuclear Burst
Photo: Stefano Garau/Carters News Agency

Residents of the normally-sunny island of Sardinia could have been forgiven for running for the hills when this terrifying mushroom cloud appeared in the skies during an intense thunderstorm.

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“No Violence Against Women” Project

220 “No Violence Against Women” Project

Marge Simpson stands despondently with a black eye next to a grinning, vacant Homer. A trickle of blood comes from Lois Griffin’s nose as Peter drapes his arm around her. Wonder Woman has Superman’s hand clasped over her mouth, while Snow White lies battered at the feet of Prince Charming.

These illustrations are the work of an artist who has put a sinister spin on iconic animations in order to highlight the disturbing realities of domestic abuse. No Violence Against Women is a project by Italian artist and activist AleXsandro Palombo, 40, who is based in Milan. It forces its audience to confront the plight some women go through under the pretence of a happy relationship or family.

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“Gatling” Water Gun Created!

128 Gatling Water Gun Created!

Alex Begrave, an engineer in London, has designed the most powerful water gun that can hold 10 liters of water. This water gun has a firing range of 40 feet and valued at €1,250. Amazingly, it took Alex 50 hours to design and build the gun from scratch.

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Diving Jaguar Attacks Crocodile

125 Diving Jaguar Attacks Crocodile
When a jaguar pounces, sometimes one bite is all it takes to get a meal. National Geographic has exclusive video of a jaguar taking down a caiman in Brazil’s Pantanal wetlands, photos of which went viral earlier this month.

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Scaring Cakes Made by American Photographer

123 Scaring Cakes Made by American Photographer

According to the redditor ChristineHMcConnell: “I decided to try making homemade waffle cones; Then this sorta happened…”

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Robot Crocodile “Longlong” in Philippines

120 Robot Crocodile Longlong in Philippines
Workers pull “Longlong”, a 21-foot robot crocodile from a truck at the Crocodile Park in Pasay City, the Philippines, July 5, 2014. The robot crocodile, costing around 80,000 pesos, or 1,818 U.S. dollars, is inspired by a giant saltwater crocodile, the longest crocodile on the earth, which died while in captivity in southern Philippines in 2013. (Photo: Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

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Siberian Tiger Cubs at Zoo

119 Siberian Tiger Cubs at Zoo
Siberian tiger cubs are seen at a zoo in Shiyan City, central China’s Hubei Province, June 10, 2014. The tiger cubs were born on May 2. (Photo: Xinhua/Zhang Xinjun)

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Sand Sculpture Festival Held in Belgium

117 Sand Sculpture Festival Held in Belgium

Tourists view sand sculptures during the Sand Sculpture Festival in Oostende, Belgium, July 2, 2014. About 150 sculptures created by more than 30 professional sand artists from about 10 countries were shown in the sand sculpture festival which would be held till the end of August. (Photo: Xinhua)

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