Photo of the Day: The Green Giant

Large trumpet vines spread across electrical lines next to a highway in Kinston, N.C., on June 23, 2014. (Photo by Janet S. Carter/Kinston Free Press via AP Photo)

Photo of the Day: Mona Lisa


The world-famous ‘Mona Lisa’, in the original by Leonardo da Vinci, decorates the facade of a building next to the atelier ‘Blauer Turm’ (lit.: Blue Tower) in Hollfeld, Germany, June 27, 2014. Within a few weeks, German artist Volker Wunderlich painted the picture on the facade of the former brewery ‘Weisse Taube’ (lit.: White Dove). The name explains the addition on the facade of two white doves. (EPA/DAVID EBENER)

Photo of the Day: Miley Strikes Back

Miley Cyrus spits water onto her fans during Capital FM’s Summertime Ball at Wembley Stadium, London, Saturday, June 21, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Jonathan Brady)

Photo of the Day: Carry that Weight

A pangolin carries its baby at a Bali zoo, Indonesia, Thursday, June 19, 2014. The pangolin baby was born on May 31. (Photo by Firdia Lisnawati/AP Photo)

Photo of the Day: There’s No Business Like Show Business


A giant statue of Marilyn Monroe is seen at the dump-site of a rubbish collecting company in Guigang, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. The eight-metre tall stainless steel statue, which weighs about eight tonnes, was dumped after being displayed outside a business centre in the city for only six months. (Reuters)

Photo of the Day: Jump!


A local boy plays football on Iracema Beach on June 11, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Color Me Rad


Kyle Bucklin takes part in the Color Me Rad 5km run at Ingleston in Edinburgh where the runners are blasted with bombs of different colours during the race. (Photo by Andrew Milligan/PA Wire)

Photo of the Day: Making Up


A female honour guard has lipstick applied as they prepare for an official welcoming ceremony for Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, June 11, 2014. (Photo by Jason Lee/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: Branzilla


A 25 foot high sea creature resembling Richard Branson emerges from the sea on Bournemouth beach in Dorset carrying a TV, laptop, phone and mobile to celebrate the launch of Virgin Media’s Big Kahuna quad-play bundle. (Photo by David Parry/PA Wire)

Photo of the Day: 1600 Pandas World Tour


Papier-mache pandas, created by French artist Paulo Grangeon, are seen displayed in front of the Tian Tan Buddha, a major tourist attraction which measures 34 metres (111.5 feet) tall and weighs 250 metric tons, at Po Lin Monastery on Hong Kong’s Lantau Island June 10, 2014. The installation arrived in the city on Monday, launching the month-long “1600 Pandas World Tour in Hong Kong: Creativity meets Conservation” organized by a local art organizer, according to the official press release. (REUTERS/Bobby Yip)

Photo of the Day: Comfortable Numb

Undated handout photo issued by Woburn Safari Park of one of the youngest Joeys (approx three-weeks-old) poking its head out of its mother’s pouch to enjoy the sunshine as Woburn Safari Park has enjoyed a recent baby boom, including baby Red River hoglets, baby Joeys and baby Ring Tailed lemurs. (Photo by Daniel Davies/Woburn Safari Park/PA Wire)

Photo of the Day: Take Five

This is the moment a diver appears to shake hands with a giant 52ft whale. The divers were just metres away when one humpback whale – which weighs 36,000kg – extends its giant flipper in a peaceful manner. (Photo by Masa Ushioda/SeaPics/Solent News & Photo Agency)

Photo of the Day: QR Panda

Photo taken on May 19, 2014 shows giant panda Sijia and over 20,000 flowers from a two-dimensional code at Yunnan Safari Park in Southwest China’s Yunnan province. Visitor can sweep the code to get messages and information about the safri park. (Photo: China News Service)

Photo of the Day: Food Control

Employees of a food stand take pictures of Titan, a robot created by England Cyberstein Robots, performing at the Danilovsly market in downtown of Moscow, Russia, 12 May 2014. (Photo by Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA)

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Photo of the Day: Big Brother is Watching You

A boy walks past a piece of new graffiti street art, claimed to be by the secretive underground guerilla artist Banksy, which appeared on the side of a house in Cheltenham this weekend, on April 14, 2014 in Gloucestershire, England. The artwork, which shows three stencil figures listening into a conversation in an existing telephone box, is just a few miles away from Government Communications Headquaters (GCHQ), which is responsible for providing intelligence and information assurance to the British Government and Armed Forces. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)