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Photos: modern cruiseship vs Titanic; truck stuck under bridge; wrangle mammoth alligator; how fish get bigger and bigger?

Titanic compared with modern day cruise ships

Tourists offered boat tours to see the capsized Costa Concordia cruise liner

Alabama Family Catches Record-Breaking Alligator

roof torn off truck as driver attempts to fit under bridge in Melbourne

"No You Can’t"

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Eagle Scout catches huge 335-pound halibut, leads derby

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Photos: Emma Thompson in Arctic; tortoise oldest animal, a well respected resident; dolphins at world's top surfing competitions

Emma Thompson and daughter join Greenpeace ship on voyage to protect the Arctic. (Credit: Emma Thompson Fans / / GreenPeace)

Meet Jonathan the Tortoise, the Oldest Animal in the World (182) (Credit: / /

Octopus sets record for motherly care: deep-sea octopus broods eggs for over four years - longer than any known animal (Credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute)

Surf's up! Playful dolphins put pros to shame as they ride the waves during prestigious surfing competition in South Africa (Credit: Stan Blumberg / Barcroft Media, Mail Online)


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Super-moon ("perigee moon"), first of three expected in summer 2014, rising this moment, visible in the sky overnight

Super Moon rises over the hills tonight near Los Angeles. (Credit: Craig DeMartini)

The supermoon captured over Mount Rainier. (Credit: Tommy McPharlin)

A bright light will soon be visible in the sky as "Supermoon" begins rising. (Credit: TKTLA)

The first spectacular "supermoon" of the summer peaks this Saturday. (Credit: Huffington Post)

A supermoon rises behind the scaffolding-wrapped Washington Monument, Sunday, June 23, 2013. (Credit: NASA)


Spectacular ‘Supermoon’ Visible in the Sky Overnight
The moon will seem a little bit bigger and brighter Saturday morning when a “supermoon” — the first of an expected three this summer — will be visible, according to NASA. The occurrence, also called a “perigee moon,” takes place when the moon becomes full at the point of orbit when it’s closet to earth, making the moon “seem extra big and bright,” NASA reported on its website.  read more »

Photos: fans having fun at FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil

2014 FIFA World Cup: a tournament for the men's football world championship. Brazil: June 12 to July 13

opening ceremony: World Cup 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, June12

World Cup 2014 Mexico vs. Cameroon
Rafael Marquez (C) and Javier Hernandez (R) of Mexico go for a header: Mexico vs Cameroon

World Cup 2014 Greece vs Columbia
France's Karim Benzema scores a goal during the 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match between Switzerland and France.

German fans before the game against Portugal

U.S. fans during the match with Germany

Belgian fans celebrate during the 2-1 win over Algeria.

Mexico fans before the game against Croatia

Dutch fans prior to the match against Australia

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