FIRE FLY ART
A photographer has shot this stunning series of images using time-lapse photography to portray the beauty of fireflies in a whole new light. Vincent Brady, 25, stacks his images - taken over a few seconds - allowing the usually flickering bugs to create vibrant beams of light against still, dark backdrops.
HIGH LINING IN LAS VEGAS
In Las Vegas the stakes are always HIGH - but for this fearless daredevil dicing with death on a wire hundreds of feet above the ground they just got even higher. Daring thrill seeker Mickey Wilson laid it all on the line as he lies back and puts his hands behind his head with just his toes balancing on the wire over the hustle and bustle of the famous party strip below.
MAN LIVES WITH HALF A HEAD
These are the shocking images of a man who has been left with half a head following an accident at work. Elvis Romeo Lingurar, 24 was working as a labourer on a school demolition job when he lost his balance and fell, smashing his head on the concrete below. The impact of the six foot fall shattered Elvis' skull and doctors were forced to remove half of it in order to save his life.
LUXURY ISLAND FOR SALE
A stunning luxury island which comes with its own private runway, and even has a personal airport code, is for sale for a staggering 6 MILLION. Innocence Island in the Bahamas is the biggest private island and it's up for auction, offering would be owners the chance to enjoy 681acres of tropical plants, a six bed house and a bungalow. For 6 million, paradise-seeking owners can enjoy acres of native fruit trees and tropical foliage, soft terraced hills, and stunning beaches.
A bizarre fashion craze is turning heads left, right and centre on the streets as fanatical animal owners transform their pets into zebras, tigers and even action men. The popular American trend is sweeping through the UK, with people splashing thousands on pooch pampering to give their four-legged friends the ultimate star treatment. With a vast range of styles on offer, these mollycoddled mutts and moggies have been groomed to the peak of creativity.
HANDSTANDS IN PARIS
A time-freezing dancer has been snapped hand-standing in front of dozens of famous landmarks in Paris. The gymnastic man – who goes by the name 'Kapstand' – has been photographed in front of the iconic Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Louvre and Notre Dame. The 29-year-old first started b-boying, a dance technique which involves stopping the body while in motion and balancing very still, when he was 14.
5-YEAR-OLD GUITARIST MAESTRO
A five-year-old rock star is an incredible guitar prodigy who loves playing IRON MAIDEN - and even writes his own songs. Alexander Santarpia first picked up the instrument at 18-months-old and has passed his first three guitar exams with distinctions in just one sitting.
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