Photo of the Day: In the Caves of Alaska

1209 Photo of the Day: In the Caves of Alaska

A brave photographer risked his life venturing into a cave below a glacier to capture these scenes, which look like something from the Ice Age in Alaska. (Photo by Photoshelter)

Photo of the Day: Under the Crystal Whater

1208 Photo of the Day: Under the Crystal Whater

Photographs appear to show a spectacular underwater world making it ideal for scuba divers – in central Europe. (Photo by Solent News)

Photo of the Day: A Snake-girl

1207 Photo of the Day: A Snake girl

Russian-born contortionist Zlata poses during a photo shooting in a park in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany, 09 September 2013. The international contortionists conference takes place in the city from 09 until 11 September with 100 partcipants from 16 countries. (Photo by Rolf Vennenbernd/EPA)

Photo of the Day: Dragon Dream

1206 Photo of the Day: Dragon Dream
Dust flies and ground crew members slacken a tether rope while the new Aeroscraft airship conducts hover tests outside a WWII-era blimp hanger in California. (Photo by Caters News Agency)

Photo of the Day: A Giant Carrot

1205 Photo of the Day: A Giant Carrot

Ian Neale poses with his first prize giant carrot weighing 14.3 pounds during the first day at the Autumn flower show in Harrogate, England, on September 13, 2013. The annual three day event features show gardens, flower displays, giant vegetables, expert gardening and cooking advice. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: Costa Concordia, Present Day.

1204 Photo of the Day: Costa Concordia, Present Day.

An aerial view shows the Costa Concordia as it lies on its side next to Giglio Island taken from an Italian navy helicopter, on September 12, 2013. (Photo by Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: A Spicy Road

1203 Photo of the Day: A Spicy Road

Okkes Sahin walks on hot peppers laid out on a road to dry under the sun in Kilis province. Farmers sell their peppers to factories producing pepper products after drying them under the sun for a week. (Photo by Umit Bektas/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: Fire Starter

1202 Photo of the Day: Fire Starter

Zollner Elektronik’s dragon made it into the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest walking robot: 15.72m (51.57ft) in length, and 8.20m (26.90ft) in height. (Copyright: PA)

Photo of the Day: Unidentified Furry Object

1201 Photo of the Day: Unidentified Furry Object

Kennel owner Gabor Korozs walks one of his Komondors, a traditional Hungarian guard dog, in Bodony, 130 km northeast of Budapest. The kennel has won several awards but makes hardly any money as dogs without pedigrees have displaced pure breeds from the market in recent years. (Photo by aszlo Balogh/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: Don’t Bear Wit Me

1200 Photo of the Day: Dont Bear Wit Me

Aurora, a three-year-old female polar bear, plays with a plastic bottle in a pool in its new open air cage at the Royev Ruchey zoo on the suburbs of Russia’s Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk. Aurora and her sister, Victoria, were found without their mother in Russia’s Taymyr Peninsula on the Arctic Ocean coast in May 2010, and were later brought to the zoo in Krasnoyarsk. A zookeeper is planning to encourage breeding between Aurora and Felix, a male polar bear who was also found on the wildlife Russian Arctic Wrangel Island, a zoo representative said. (Photo by Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)

Photo of the Day: The Escape

1199 Photo of the Day: The Escape

A rabbit hops to avoid a five-month-old leopard cub during a test of cubs’ wild natural instincts at a wildlife park in Qingdao, Shandong province. The test is part of the park’s body examination procedure on recent born tigers, lions and leopards. (Photo by Reuters)

Photo of the Day: A Cheeky Smile

1198 Photo of the Day: A Cheeky Smile

This bat gives a cheeky smile as he gobbles down his food at Singapore Zoo. (Photo by Benny Iskander/HotSpot Media)

Photo of the Day: It’s a Siesta Time

1197 Photo of the Day: Its a Siesta Time

A Giant panda with rare brown-and-white fur eats a carrot at a natural conservation area in Qinling, Shaanxi province. The four-year-old giant panda was found in Qinling when it was a cub in 2009. (Photo by China Daily)

Photo of the Day: Pumpkin Cat

1196 Photo of the Day: Pumpkin Cat

A black cat strolls over a pile of pumpkins at a farm near Potsdam, eastern Germany. (Photo by Ralf Hirschberger/DPA)

Photo of the Day: Call Me Panda

1195 Photo of the Day: Call Me Panda

Kai Kai, a male Giant Panda sniffs at his custom-made birthday cake of bamboo, flowers and vegetables at the River Safari, part of the Wildlife Reserves and the Singapore Zoo in Singapore. Week-long celebrations were held to mark the first year anniversary of the arrival of two Giant Pandas from China, Kai Kai, and Jia Jia, who incidentally are celebrating their 6th and 5th birthdays, respectively this month. These Giant Pandas are on loan for 10-years as part of a collaboration between China and Singapore to raise awareness for the conservation of these critically endangered species. (Photo by Wong Maye-E/AP Photo)