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Builder filmed suffocating baby deer to death as onlookers laughed is spared jail

A builder who was filmed on a mobile phone suffocating a baby deer with his bare hands has been spared jail.<p>Elwyn Ingram, 45, was shown straddling …

Dashcam captures head-on collision with a deer

Shocking video from a dashcam caught the moment a deer collided with a windscreen on a car travelling at around 60mph<p>A dramatic video has emerged of a car crashing into a deer on a road in <b>North Idaho, USA</b>on Monday.<p>The footage, <b>captured on a dashcam</b>, shows the animal smashing through the windscreen …

Video captures deer escaping wildfire in Sunol

A deer’s narrow escape of a brush fire burning in Sunol yesterday was caught on camera.<p>The KPIX 5 helicopter footage shows the terrified animal bounding through smoke on the blackened grass beside a fence before jumping through an opening.<p>Still trapped by the wildfire, the poor deer then had to …

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Idaho town outraged over killing of popular mule deer

For years, the big trophy buck was a celebrity around Twin Falls, Idaho.<p>As frisky and tame as a neighbor's pooch, he grazed on flower patches and ate from local apple trees, often posing with his mammoth rack of horns for pictures taken by people who wanted a record of the so-called Rock Creek …

Japanese deer makes terrifying noise

You've never heard an animal make a screaming noise like this before<p>Deer are peaceful, beautiful, quiet creatures, right? Not this one.<p>This Japanese deer was making amusing squeaking noises in Nara, Japan, so Jason Doornick decided to start filming it.<p>But he and his friends did not expect the …

Deer Killed in Apparent Encounter with Cheetahs at National Zoo

A white-tailed deer roaming near an urban environment crossed paths with two cheetahs at the National Zoo and didn't survive.<p>by Danna Walker<p>A …

Deer walks into Arlington’s Signature Theatre

Probably one reason that there is no business like show business is that anything can happen, even, a deer showing up — uninvited to be sure — in a theater.<p>“It was a very odd incident,” said Matthew Gardiner, associate artistic director of the Signature Theatre in Arlington.<p>It occurred Tuesday …

18-foot-long python captured in Florida could eat a deer

At 18 feet, 3 inches long, officials may have captured the second largest python in Florida history.<p>The Burmese python, an invasive species in …

Extraordinary Deer-Shaped Electrical Towers

Across a vast expanse of country land, lofty electrical towers always seem somewhat out of place. They clash with the natural aesthetic of the environment, yet they are needed in this high-functioning world we live in. Moscow-based design studio Design Depot has realized a design concept that has …

Deer Fatally Struck by Motorist in Jamaica Plain

The incident took place on the Jamaicaway early Sunday morning.<p><b>A motorist traveling on the Jamaicaway in Jamaica Plain struck and killed a deer</b> …

Hairless Deer Spotted in Schwenksville [PHOTOS]

A Patch reader reports that a completely hairless dear was spotted in his backyard recently.<p>According to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, they are …

Hunter who killed Cecil the lion may have hunted in Alberta

There appears to be a Canadian connection to a U.S. hunter at the centre of a social media storm for killing a protected lion in Africa.<p>The Bowhunting Records of Alberta lists a Walter Palmer as having killed a mule deer legally in October 2006. It's listed as the 187th-largest mule deer bagged in …

20 Things You May Not Have Known About Deer

There are between 85,000 to 95,000 deer in Massachusetts.<p>By Les Masterson<p>Deer appear to be everywhere in town lately.<p>Residents report of deer …

Map: 194 Deer Killed by Hunters in East Haddam in 2013; 126 in Haddam, 81 in Killingworth

In all, more than 10,000 deer were hunted and killed in Connecticut in 2013, state officials report. Newtown led the state by far with 264.<p><i>[Editor's</i> …

Police: 2 Children, Cop Hurt in Deer Park Crash

Cop car jumped curb after being struck by another vehicle, police say.<p>A Suffolk County police car was struck by another vehicle Sunday evening, …

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Photographer Documenting the Homeless Discovers Her Own Father Among Them

Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer and law student Diana Kim can trace her love of photography back to her father, who used to own a photography studio on O'ahu. Until just a few years ago, however, not much else connected father and daughter except for a strained relationship marked by …

Homelessness

Concrete Art-toys

A little bit menacing but a whole lot adorable, UNITED MONSTERS are a creative and artistic collection of toys made from sustainable concrete. With a …

Naturalistic Paintings Created on Musical Compositions and Fallen Leaves

For Janette Rose (aka @JanetteRose), art doesn't have to follow rules, and this sense of freedom has lead her to painting on unconventional surfaces. She opts to display her naturalistic imagery on tattered sheets of music and fallen leaves, breathing new life into two things that are often …

The World’s Oldest Multicolored Printed Book Has Been Opened and Digitized for the First Time | Colossal

<p>The earliest example of multicolor printing is now available for the public eye, digitally available through Cambridge University Library’s Digital …

Cambridge University

Art Bikes by Handsome Cycles at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts

To celebrate their 100th birthday, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) teamed up with Handsome Cycles to bring some of the MIA's most famous …

Photo Manipulations Combine Multiple Celebrities to Create Beautiful, Imaginary People

There's something that's slightly off about every one of these celebrity portraits. In fact, they're not celebrities at all, but are actually gorgeous, fake people. DeviantArt user Pedro Berg Johnsen (aka ThatNordicGuy) combined two to three photographs of movie stars and musicians for each …

Adorable Baby and Bulldog Puppy Share a Birthday and an Unbreakable Bond

Dilan Ivens and his bulldog Farley have demonstrated that dogs truly are man's best friend. Both boys were born on May 26, 2014 and they instantly developed an undeniable bond. They play together, eat together, and nap together–all while mom Ivette documents their adorable relationship on camera. …

The future is ear!

The Google Glass experiment didn’t go well, but it sure paved the way for a lot of innovation in the smart headgear area. The Emotion Headphones for …

Architizer

Vibrant Butterflies Drink Turtle Tears in Award-Winning Photo

Ama la Vida TV captured a phenomenal Wikimedia Picture of the Year that's both visually stunning and educational. The remarkable, Ecuador-based snapshot features <i>Dryas julia</i> butterflies quenching their thirst with a drink of fresh turtle tears. While this may seem like unusual behavior, there's …

Distributing Natural Light with Lucy

Norway might be using giant mirrors to bring sunlight into a town sandwiched by mountains, but how can urban apartment owners in dungeon-like situations harness that kind of heliostat technology? Lucy, from San Diego-based Italian start-up Solenica, is one solution for bringing more sunshine into …

Sunglasses Made from Recycled CDs and DVDs

Design firm Miniwiz's favorite raw material: Trash<p>While zero-waste pioneer Lauren Singer lives a trash-free existence, billions more of us are …