Tag: Viral Photos

YouTube Is Testing Bigger Video Thumbnails On Its Web Homepage

Some internet users noticed that the YouTube homepage now include larger video thumbnails than before. The new page layout is believed to be part of an experiment to help improve YouTube users' watch experience.

Apps/Software August 14, 2019

American Hunter Tess Talley Who Shot A Giraffe Defends Actions, Says She Is 'Proud To Hunt'

The American hunter whose photo with the giraffe she shot went viral in 2017. She is now defending her actions and her love for hunting.

Animals June 8, 2019

WATCH: Gorillas At South Carolina Zoo Hilariously Attempt To Avoid Rainfall

Several gorillas at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia, South Carolina were filmed trying to seek cover from the rain. The animals made hilarious human-like faces as they make their way to a drier spot in their enclosure.

Viral May 15, 2019

Do You Have Astigmatism? Some Use These Viral Twitter Photos To Diagnose Themselves

A Twitter photo is making the rounds online, showing two photos side-by-side that compare regular eyesight and astigmatism. Is this viral tweet really the way to detect your astigmatism?

Healthy Living/Wellness April 2, 2019

Newborn Surrounded By IVF Needles In Viral Photo

The photo of a newborn surrounded by IVF syringes is going viral for its unique and inspiring concept. The syringes symbolize the four years, seven attempts, three miscarriages, and over 1,600 shots it took just to have her.

Feature | Health August 19, 2018

Ohio Mom Gets Death Threats After Posting Fake Photo Of 'Pierced' Baby

An Ohio woman is being accused of bad parenting for posting a photo of her child on social media with a 'pierced' cheek. However, the mother claims that it was really meant to protest the practice of having children pierced.

Culture July 10, 2017

Photo Of Louisville Zoo Visitor Sharing Videos With Gorilla Has Gone Viral

A photo of a woman seemingly showing videos to a gorilla at a zoo has become viral on the internet. Jelani, a gorilla at the Louisville Zoo, has become popular for his apparent love for watching videos on visitors' phones.

Animals July 6, 2017

Sheep Delivers 'Half-Human' Lamb In South Africa

A sheep in a village in South Africa gave birth to a stillborn lamb that had human-like features. This led superstitious villagers to believe that the creature may have been 'sent by the devil.'

Viral June 23, 2017

WATCH: 'Trumpagator' Sighting In South Carolina: Why This Alligator Looks Like A Cheeto

South Carolina has had its fair share of alligator sightings, but the peculiar orange-tinted gator definitely trumps previous encounters in Hanahan. Experts weigh in on why 'Trumpagator' is so tan.

Viral February 12, 2017

Incredible Photo Of Frozen Pike Fish Eating Bass Goes Viral: Is It Fake?

Two brothers who went ice fishing took an incredible snapshot of an object that went viral on Facebook: a frozen pike fish swallowing a bass. How did that happen? Is the photo real?

Animals February 8, 2017

Avocado Ripeness Chart Showing How To Pick By Color Goes Viral On Reddit, But Is It Accurate?

A chart posted by a Reddit user purporting to show how to pick whether an avocado is ripe based on color has gone massively viral. Some commenters have disputed the validity of the chart, however.

Internet January 27, 2017

Russian Deep-Sea Fisherman Shares Pictures Of Bizarre Creatures He Caught

A Russian fisherman has become an internet sensation after he posted photos of some of the fish he has caught in the past few months. Many of the creatures have alien-looking features not normally seen in denizens of the sea.

Animals December 21, 2016

Supermoon 2016: Here Are The Best Photos Of The Supermoon Snapped Around The World

Earthlings armed with the right camera (even just smartphones) and blessed with clear skies have snapped up the most beautiful photos of the November supermoon.

Space November 14, 2016

This Cat Has The Most Terrifying Reaction To His Human Dressing Up As A Cat

Talk about being a scaredy cat this Halloween. A cat owner dressed up as a lifesized version of his pet, leaving his kitty in a state of pure shock.

Viral October 31, 2016

Shiny Legs Or White Paint: New Optical Illusion Confuses Internet

A new optical illusion - whether a pair of legs are lathered in oily substance or white paint - is trending on social media. Shiny legs or white paint has netizens in a tizzy as they try to decode the mystery.

Internet October 27, 2016

Is This Green Or Blue? What You See Depends On How Your Brain Interprets Colors

Is this swatch green or blue? The answer depends on how your brain perceives colors, new research suggests.

Viral June 23, 2016

A Baby Car? Woman's Ultrasound Shows She's Pregnant With A Baby Car

A Reddit user posts his wife's sonogram that appears to be an image of a car instead of a human baby. The image has become a popular subject online, with many users chiming in with their own prognoses.

Viral June 20, 2016

Photographer Slammed For Sharing ‘Walking Dead’ Photo Shoot Starring Zombie Kids

A photographer and mother was slammed for her viral ‘Walking Dead’ photoshoot starring kids because the images were a bit too gruesome and unsettling for some.

Viral June 10, 2016

This Photo Of A Couple Hugging Is The Latest Optical Illusion To Hurt Your Brain

This optical illusion of two people hugging makes your brain hurt until you figure out whats's going on.

Viral May 27, 2016

This Locker Took Tumblr By Storm (And You Wouldn't Believe How It All Began)

A locker from a Canadian school took Tumblr by storm after students began creating memes based on the piece of school property that became a semester-long prank.

Viral May 20, 2016

Imgur Community Helped Diagnose This User After Her Story Went Viral

A dancer was diagnosed with a genetic disorder after being advised by the community on Imgur after her story made the front page.

Viral May 12, 2016

The Moon Will Not Turn Green On April 20: Yes, That Thing Going Viral Is A Hoax

Space experts and hoax busters debunk the internet rumor about the moon turning green on April 20. The supposed celestial event shares certain similarities with a 'holiday' meant to celebrate smoking marijuana.

Space April 19, 2016

Hunters Kill 15-Foot, Cow-Eating Monster Alligator In Florida

A pair of hunters in Florida has killed a 15-foot, 780-pound alligator that had been killing livestock in the area. A photograph of the massive gator has become viral on social media.

Earth/Environment April 7, 2016

Some People Won't Be Able To Spot What's Inside This Red Dot Optical Illusion

There is something inside this red dot optical illusion, but only some people will be able to spot it.

Internet Culture April 5, 2016

This Creepy Couple Selfie Shows The Woman's Reflection Facing The Same Way

The Internet is currently losing it over this couple's selfie that shows the woman's reflection inexplicably facing the same way.

Internet Culture March 30, 2016

Kroger Store In Georgia Explains Why It Has A Unisex Bathroom

A Facebook post of a bathroom sign went viral. This one-of-a-kind bathroom at a Kroger store is a unisex bathroom and the explanation behind its installment is simply amazing!

Society March 29, 2016

Everyone Is Invited To 'Sad Papaw's' Big Oklahoma Burger Cookout

The 'Sad Papaw' whose photo went viral on Twitter is hosting a cookout on March 26 at their family's free market. Come have a burger with papaw for $2.

Internet Culture March 21, 2016

Hot Convict Jeremy Meeks Out Of Prison And May Pursue Modeling Career

Jeremy Meeks, the man whose mug shot went viral because of his model-like looks and physique, has been released from prison. He already has an agent and is set to begin his modeling career.

Internet Culture March 10, 2016

No, Says Airbnb: Art Director Gets Too Creative, Offers Igloo For $200 A Night In New York

The listing for the now-viral 'Boutique Winter Igloo for 2' has been taken down from Airbnb's search results. The company said that while the igloo was well-constructed, it failed to meet its occupancy standards.

Business January 27, 2016

Viral Ham Dog Photo Topped Funny Stupid Facebook Posts In 2015: Oh, The Burn!

Facebook offered creative people a great chance to launch viral images, and some users took full advantage of that. Stephen Roseman, aka “The Troll,” brought the story of Ham Dog on the screens and lips of many.

Internet January 2, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg Is Full Of Joy With Little Max, Shares Intimate Daddy Moment On Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg shared a picture on Facebook showing off sweet moment with his newborn daughter, Maxima. This photo received several likes and comments and immediately made the rounds on the Web.

Internet December 9, 2015

GoPro Launches Award Program That Will Pay Users For Their Footage

GoPro will give out $5 million a year and select a new winner each day as part of new GoPro Rewards program, which will give the company license to use your footage.

Money October 14, 2015

Vin Diesel Shames Body-Shamers After 'Dad Bod' Photo Surfaced

Vin Diesel had an interesting way of slamming rumors of his alleged 'dad bod' photo. Not only did the actor prove the body-shamers wrong, but he also proved that what they were doing was wrong.

Internet Culture October 13, 2015

Cool Dad Let It Go And Let Son Be Elsa For Halloween

For Halloween, this young boy had his heart set on going as Queen Elsa from Disney’s ‘Frozen.’ How his dad reacted is taking the Internet by storm.

Internet Culture October 8, 2015

Photo Of McDonald's Cashier Who Helped A Handicapped Customer Eat His Meal Goes Viral

A viral photo shows how a McDonald's employee went above and beyond to help a customer cut and eat his meal. Kenny the cashier's kind act touched Facebook user Destiny Carreno and the over 380,000 Facebook users who shared the post.

Society September 26, 2015

Look: Magical Moment As Butterfly Drinks Tears Of A Turtle

A photo featuring a butterfly drinking the tears of a turtle garnered attention due to its magical and whimsical impact. According to experts, the reason for such event is brought about by the need of the insects for sodium, which is highly contained in the reptiles' tears.

Earth/Environment August 29, 2015

This Could Be The Worst Frozen-Themed Birthday Cake Ever But Here's The Story Behind It

A little girl wanted a birthday cake so she got one. It may not have looked exactly like the Frozen-themed cake she wanted, but it was still one of the sweetest gifts she got.

July 8, 2015

Elephant Takes Tourist's Camera: See The Viral 'Elphie'

An elephant took a selfie with a tourist after grabbing his GoPro in search of more food. Although the viral photo is unique, it was not the first 'elphie' taken.

Internet Culture May 28, 2015

Photo Of Marine And Bride In Prayer Before Their Wedding Goes Viral

The photo has captured thousands of hearts, brought tears to a lot of eyes, and has now nearly 40,000 likes.

Society May 26, 2015

This Girl Has The Best High School Yearbook Quote

A California high school senior's yearbook quote is going viral after many took notice on Twitter and Tumblr.

Internet Culture May 14, 2015

The Guy Who Had A Miserable Time On Vacation Goes Again, And This Time Things Were Very Different

The imgur user who looked depressed in his vacation photos won another trip back to Puerto Rico, and this time things were very different.

Internet Culture May 8, 2015

Nature Photographer Snapped Images Of Angry Lion... Right Before It Charged At Him

A freelance photographer from Pakistan shared the story of his near-death photo encounter with a ferocious lion moments before it charged at him.

Internet Culture April 12, 2015

People Get Hands-On With Apple Watch For The First Time

Apple's big day is here. The Apple Watch has gone on sale (er, pre-order) and you can check it out in Apple Stores. Here are some customers doing exactly that, for the very first time.

Internet Culture April 10, 2015

See Jared Leto's Joker Transformation For 'Suicide Squad' Get Underway

As you probably know, Jared Leto is the latest actor to take on the role of iconic villain the Joker, for 'Suicide Squad.' A new image has surfaced showing the actor with green hair for the first time.

Movies/TV Shows April 10, 2015

Dog Barfs Mid-Selfie, Becomes A Legend

This perfectly timed selfie is more than a little gross, but you know you're going to look at it anyway.

Internet Culture April 8, 2015

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