Brave Hikers Stand Their Ground During Close Encounter With Elephant
When a bull elephant comes charging at you, the natural reaction is to start running. These hikers at Kruger National Park in South Africa knew better though, and calmly stood their ground when the huge animal approached them with a roar. Their guide on the walking safari, Cornel Rademeyer, later said that if the hikers had backed off, the elephant may have followed through with its charge.
Caim, the Colombian Devil Man, Shows Off Menacing Appearance
Some may call it body art but the appearance of Caim, a man who has undergone a series of body modifications, has led him to be called the Colombian Devil Man. Despite his fearsome appearance, Caim appears to have a political message.
Researcher Kieran Bown visited Turks and Caicos in early 2014 and encountered some truly unique underwater creatures. Kieran found this turtle eating a sponge and the pair ended up swimming along the reef together. It was at this point that Kieran moved his camera into position to show them both swimming side by side. According to Kieran, the close encounter with the turtle was a “great experience.” Credit: YouTube/Kieran Bown