The captain of Queen Mary 2 got a new perspective on the world's largest ocean liner when he posed for this amazing photograph.
A New York tattoo artist has been slammed after inking his dog with a heart and his wife's name while it was still under anaesthetic following surgery.
A university graduate has given up work after videos of him playing an online game in his bedroom became an internet sensation.
A crowdfunding campaign has been launched in a bid to get an 'average-sized' doll into the shops to rival Barbie.
A conservation group in Australia is calling on knitting enthusiasts around the world to make jumpers for sick penguins.
A video apparently showing Back To The Future star Christopher Lloyd unveiling a real life hoverboard is proving a viral smash hit.
A stray cat picked up by animal wardens in the US is giving internet sensation Grumpy Cat a run for her money.
A video of a bare-footed man teasing a huge crocodile with some fish is going viral on YouTube.
A British inventor and his partner claim to have come up with a device that can turn water into wine.
The Danish Ambassador to the UK says the Vikings were the originators of Britain's sarcastic sense of humour.
A London woman who admits she is obsessed with dogs reckons she's spent more than £30,000 on her nine pets.
A robber got a taxi to wait for him outside a bank in Edinburgh while he nipped inside to hold it up.
Police in India have failed to act on hundreds of corruption complaints because they lost a computer password - for eight years.
A London man called the fire brigade to report that his house was flooded - after over-running the bath.
A video of a husky dog being given an Indian head massage is proving an unlikely viral hit online.
A zoo in North Korea has reportedly welcomed its newest animal attraction - a pack of Yorkshire Terriers.
A man walks into a bar ... with a tiger on a leash. It sounds like the beginning of a joke but it is not.
A family of Scottish cattle farmers say they are the very last to maintain the ancient tradition of swimming their cows across the sea to fresh pastures.
A member of the US Winter Olymics team has posted a clip online of what she says is a wolf prowling outside her bedroom.
A US drink driver whose mugshot created an internet frenzy is suing a company for using her image in their ads.
A cyclist caused travel chaos when he chose to pedal along Britain's busiest motorway during rush hour while following a sat nav app on his phone.
Police in Lancashire are trying to trace a pair of teenage pranksters after a supermarket workers was slapped across the face with a wet fish.
Police say they had to close a West Yorkshire couple's wedding party after a mass brawl over a pork pie.
Yorkshireman Richard Milburn decided to break out of jail after he had no fellow Yorkies to bond with.
Thieves broke into the car of a top Euro politician and stole a cottage pie - but left behind her official papers.
A Florida woman has been arrested for allegedly using a stun gun on her boyfriend because he ignored her telephone calls.
Police want to talk to a woman who rode a horse into Tesco to complete a NekNomination challenge.
A US father has been slammed after posting a photograph of his baby daughter holding a rifle on Facebook.
Bookmaker Paddy Power has provoked a row by taking bets on the Oscar Pistorius trial - and offering to refund punters if he 'walks'.
A National Geographic 3D advert showing a crocodile has been terrifying users of an escalator in Brazil.
A new app aims to allow users to spend more time with their 'bros' by sending automated messages to their girlfriends.
A man complained to trading standards officers in London - after a prostitute refused his custom.
A video of a 16-year-old boy pranking his father by telling him his girlfriend is pregnant is going viral.
A Californian woman who is obsessed with Barbie is having hypnotherapy treatment to make her more stupid.
A 44-year-old foetus has been discovered inside an 84-year-old Brazilian woman after she went to hospital with intense stomach pains.
A man has decided to take revenge on loved-up couples by stopping them from sitting together at the cinema on Valentine's Day.
A Chinese teacher has her work cut out - after finding that 20 of the 22 children in a new class are twins.
A US man is aiming to go barefoot for an entire year to raise awareness and funds for people who can't afford shoes.
A clip of an outrageous punk rocker being transformed into a glamorous natural beauty is going viral online.
The life a 14-month-old boy has been saved in the US - thanks to a supersized 3D print-out of his heart.
Two Croatian cellists are taking the internet by storm - with their version of AC/DC's heavy metal classic Thunderstruck.
A doting parent came up with the ideal way of encouraging his son to do his homework - by turning his desk into a Nasa-style Mission Control.
A groom surprised his bride on their wedding day with a star-studded video featuring messages from celebrities including Jonathan Ross and Jimmy Carr.
A revolutionary pillow has been invented that gives snorers a nudge - without waking up their partners.
A Greek car repair shop owner has discovered a lucrative sideline - modifying cars into agricultural machinery for farmers.
A photography lecturer has taken a photo of himself every single day for almost a quarter of a century.
Two bored friends in the US decided to take advantage of a heavy snowfall outside their door - by going for a swim.
A New York graphic designer has created a new typeface - out of his facial hair.
Since the dawn of passenger aviation, the so-called 'Mile High Club' has been synonymous with rock stars, honeymoon couples and a select number of cheeky flyers.
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