A friend in need: Cheetah cub at Columbus Zoo turns to a puppy pal for support after contracting pneumonia

Emmett, a 10-week-old cheetah, was born at a conservation center in Ohio He contract pneumonia and was transferred to Columbus Zoo Zoo staff paired Emmett with Cullen, a seven-week-old pup Cullen will help Emmett get better and feel at home, the zoo said   By Dailymail.com Reporter When most of us get sick, the easiest … [Read more…]

He was itching to share this: Photographer working in Siberia reveals eye-watering number of mosquitoes feasting on his feet

Amos Chapple has been in Siberia, covering the mining of mammoth tusks After a long day’s trekking, he took his socks off to dry them out  In less than a minute, his feet were covered in more than 100 mosquitoes   By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline The squeamish should look away now. A photojournalist on assignment … [Read more…]

Former Concorde pilot, 51, died from deep vein thrombosis after hospital made him wait two and a half hours before seeing him

BA pilot Captain James Michael Bedforth died from deep vein thrombosis He collapsed at his home and was assessed later than he should have been Mr Bedforth, 51, was an experienced and fit pilot from South Yorkshire By Abe Hawken For Mailonline British Airways pilot Captain James Bedforth, 51, died from deep vein thrombosis following … [Read more…]

Welcome to ‘granite town’: The 65ft-tall rock formations just discovered in Siberia

Unusual scenery was first spotted from a helicopter by biologist and photographer Alexander Krivoshapkin Moscow wildlife photographer Sergey Karpukhin was inspired to visit the site, financed by crowdfunding He took the first ever photographs of the rock towers, which reminded him of petrified ‘warriors on march’ The 10-20m high rocks are 2,000 miles away from … [Read more…]

The UK’s ‘best pier’ in Cleethorpes is up for sale following a £4.7m restoration

Cleethorpes Pier in Lincolnshire was named Pier of the Year 2016 by the National Piers Society But the owners, the Huxford family, say they have taken the business as far as they could Having undergone a two-year long £4.7 million restoration it’s being put up for sale for undisclosed amount Family hope the business  – which has a restaurant … [Read more…]