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Tiny Bat 'Blob' on Special Breathing Support Machine55s

Tiny Bat 'Blob' on Special Breathing Support Machine

Tiny baby bat Blob was fortunate to come into the care of Sydney wildlife carer Sarah Curran who was able to help him survive using a special breathing apparatus. The little one’s lungs were not developed enough for him to breathe independently, so the support apparatus would be used until his lungs matured enough to avoid collapse. Well-wishers on Curran’s Instagram post wished little Blob a speedy recovery. Credit: Sarah’s Bats via Storyful

Timelapse Provides Glimpse Into the Making of Wasp Nests44s

Timelapse Provides Glimpse Into the Making of Wasp Nests

Queensland woman Lisa Van Kula Donovan captured a timelapse video providing a rare glimpse into how mud dauber wasps make their nests. This video, posted on October 18, shows how the wasps “carry one tiny ball of mud in at a time, then lay an egg in it, get about 8-10 small (paralysed) spiders for the larvae to feed on once it hatches, then close it up,” according to the uploader. Credit: Wannabe Entomologist via Storyful

Buck Mule Deer Nibbles at Pumpkin on Household Outdoor Deck30s

Buck Mule Deer Nibbles at Pumpkin on Household Outdoor Deck

Randy woke up to what sounded like a woman in high heels walking across the deck outside his front door in Fort Collins. Instead, it turned out to be a buck mule deer eating some pumpkins that the family had just purchased. Credit: Randy Reuscher via Storyful

'Shocking to See': Turtle Swallows Plastic Bags and Balloons1m26s

'Shocking to See': Turtle Swallows Plastic Bags and Balloons

World Wild Fund (WWF) for Nature on October 21 released footage of a turtle that suffered from swallowing plastic waste. Separate pieces of single-use plastic bags and two balloons were found inside Bob, a turtle rescued by the Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town, South Africa. Talitha Noble, who manages the Turtle Rehabilitation Centre at the aquarium, said it was shocking to see the plastic, but warned that turtles big and small were subjected to risk of plastic waste, as it resembled their favourite meal, jellyfish. Credit: Green Renaissance / WWF-UK via Storyful

Airbus A400M Shows Off Impressive 'Backflip Loops' at Air Show2m35s

Airbus A400M Shows Off Impressive 'Backflip Loops' at Air Show

Crowds were treated to a memorable flight demonstration at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow in Hampshire, United Kingdom. Plane enthusiast Tom Pipe captured this footage of an A400M performing some “backflip loops,” showing off exactly what the aircraft can do when pushed to its limits. “Airbus test pilot flying the A400 into vertical climbs, then turning the aircraft right over on its back, inverted, before swooping back down, bringing the aircraft the level flight, completing the ‘loop’,” said Tom. Credit: bobsurgranny via Storyful

Bears Play With Backyard Tire Swing in Asheville, North Carolina1m31s

Bears Play With Backyard Tire Swing in Asheville, North Carolina

North Carolina resident Julie Pavlat Sech captured video of three bears playing with her tire swing in the backyard of her home in Asheville on October 18. Pavlat Sech told Storyful the family of bears frequently visit her backyard to play with the tire swing and a metal garden ball. “I’m waiting for them to figure out we have a tree house too,” she said. Credit: Julie Pavlat Sech via Storyful

Disabled 7-Year-Old Opens Brother’s Football Game With Inspirational Touchdown37s

Disabled 7-Year-Old Opens Brother’s Football Game With Inspirational Touchdown

For his wife Taylar’s birthday, Christopher John Bannon decided to organize something spectacular for her and their family. Their son Christopher Jr wheeled his younger brother Ryan onto the field in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, before his team’s game. The video uploaded to Facebook shows Christopher Jr’s team St Gabriel and the competing team Annunciation of Havertown players accompanying the seven-year-old towards the end zone. Ryan has lissencephaly, a rare disorder that affects the surface of the brain, which has made him a wheelchair user, with impaired motor abilities. Bannon told Storyful how it felt to see both his sons participating in the game, “that night Ryan was able to be like every other kid on the field for that moment.” Credit: Christopher John Bannon via Storyful

Thousands Rally in Melbourne for Pay Rise and Better Work Conditions54s

Thousands Rally in Melbourne for Pay Rise and Better Work Conditions

Thousands of workers rallied for better pay and work conditions in Melbourne on Tuesday, October 23. This video features protesters from the National Union of Workers. The march was part of the Change the Rules campaign demanding a higher minimum wage and equal pay for all, news.com.au reported. The protest prompted the Melbourne tram network to stop in the city from 9:30 am to midday on Tuesday. Similar demonstrations were expected in Sydney, Wollongong, Cairns, Townsville and Darwin later in the day, according to 7 News. Credit: Lauren Kate Kelly via Storyful

Melbourne Workers Demand Better Pay and Work Environment37s

Melbourne Workers Demand Better Pay and Work Environment

Thousands of workers rallied for better pay and work conditions in Melbourne on Tuesday, October 23. The march was part of the Change the Rules campaign demanding a higher minimum wage and equal pay for all, news.com.au reported. The protest prompted the Melbourne tram network to stop in the city from 9:30 am to 12 pm on Tuesday. Similar demonstrations were expected in Sydney, Wollongong, Cairns, Townsville and Darwin later in the day, according to 7 News. Credit: Allez Alain via Storyful

Harriet the Singing Donkey 'Serenades' Passerby36s

Harriet the Singing Donkey 'Serenades' Passerby

Martin regularly visits Harriet the donkey with treats near his home in rural Galway, Ireland. Martin told Storyful that Harriet has never really sounded like other donkeys, but this was the first time he had heard her sing in an octave only an opera singer could aspire to reach! Credit: Martin Stanton via Storyful

In Front of White House, Trans Protesters, Allies Chant, 'We Will Not Be Erased'19s

In Front of White House, Trans Protesters, Allies Chant, 'We Will Not Be Erased'

Transgender people and allies rallied outside the White House in Washington, DC, on October 22, to protest the Trump administration’s reported plan to narrow the definition of gender for federal programs. A report by the New York Times published on October 21, said the administration was “considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth,” in an undoing of a more flexible Obama-era guidance. Protesters carrying the transgender and Human Rights Campaign equality flags gathered to protest in Washington on Monday. Credit: Josh Axelrod via Storyful

Transgender People, Allies Protest in Front of White House38s

Transgender People, Allies Protest in Front of White House

Transgender people and allies rallied outside the White House in Washington, DC, on October 22, to protest the Trump administration’s reported plan to narrow the definition of gender for federal programs. A report by the New York Times published on October 21, said the administration was “considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth,” in an undoing of a more flexible Obama-era guidance. Protesters carrying trans flags and signs that said, “We will not be erased,” gathered to protest in Washington on Monday. Credit: Casa Ruby/Diva Murillo via Storyful

Car's Occupants Trapped During Major Hailstorm in Rome42s

Car's Occupants Trapped During Major Hailstorm in Rome

Flooding and hail hammered Rome on October 21, trapping vehicles in treacherous conditions. This video shows the occupants of a car trying to make their escape. Local media said police received multiple reports of people being trapped in their vehicles due to flooding. At least six metro stations in the city were closed on October 21 as a result of the conditions, according to reports. Storyful was not immediately able to determine what happened to the occupants of the car. Credit: Arianna Sasso via Storyful

Cruz-O'Rourke Race Draws Significant Lines in Houston for Early Voting48s

Cruz-O'Rourke Race Draws Significant Lines in Houston for Early Voting

Thousands of people in Houston, Texas, reportedly lined up hours before early voting began for midterm elections on October 22. The US Senate race between Democrat Beto O’Rourke and sitting GOP Sen. Ted Cruz has attracted national attention. This timelapse video was shot at Houston’s Metropolitan Multi-Services Center, a well-known polling place. At the same time, something of a parallel scene was happening in the city for President Trump’s rally in support of Cruz, a GOP colleague whom he has previously insulted, even calling into question his wife’s physical appearance. In return, Cruz called then-candidate Trump a “sniveling coward.” Trump’s “Make America Great Again” rally was set for 6:30 pm local time in Houston’s Toyota Center. O’Rourke supporters set up six stations in the city to encourage people to vote a month in advance for his challenge to incumbent Cruz. Credit: Bobby Stark via Storyful

A (Little) Star Is Born - Toddler Delivers Cute Version of Twinkle Twinkle...43s

A (Little) Star Is Born - Toddler Delivers Cute Version of Twinkle Twinkle...

Jessica Gifford’s little girl Charlee sings her own cute version of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star in this wonderful video. The little girl from Idaho playfully performed the song at the dining table in front of her mom. The performance began sweetly before Charlee became sleepy and faded out, dropping her head on the table for a rest. Singing can be tiring work! Credit: Jessica Gifford via Storyful

'Look at Them Brows!' - Boyfriend Does Voiceover for Makeup Tutorial38s

'Look at Them Brows!' - Boyfriend Does Voiceover for Makeup Tutorial

A woman’s makeup tutorial video has become a hit on Twitter – but not just for the makeup tips; it’s more down to her boyfriend’s hilarious voiceover. Twitter user Kennedi Leigh shared this clip of her boyfriend, Leaux Tarantino, providing commentary for her makeup lesson. Leigh is seen applying makeup with a sponge to her face. “Look at them brows! Oh my God,” Tarantino says. She then applies concealer, which he refers to as “The Magic Stuff.” As of writing, the post has over 4,000 retweets and over 11,000 likes on Twitter. Credit: Kennedi Leigh via Storyful

Hail and Floodwater Cascade Down Escalator at Rome Metro Station6s

Hail and Floodwater Cascade Down Escalator at Rome Metro Station

Hail and flooding caused the closure of at least six metro stations in Rome on October 21, according to local reports. This footage shows hail and rain pouring down the stairs and escalator of a metro station in Centocelle, Rome. Five stations on the system’s A line and one on the B line were closed. Local media said that police received multiple reports of people being trapped in their vehicles due to flooding. Credit: Massimo Ribecca via Storyful

Trash Floats Down Flooded Streets of Rome37s

Trash Floats Down Flooded Streets of Rome

Several motorists were left stranded in their vehicles when heavy flooding hit Rome on October 21, according to local reports. The flooding also closed a number of metro stations. This footage shows trash floating down a flooded street. Credit: @dj_marco_simoniello via Storyful

Clever 8-Month-Old Baby Masters Going Down Stairs45s

Clever 8-Month-Old Baby Masters Going Down Stairs

This baby was determined to get down a set of stairs at his home in Hixson, Tennessee. The video uploaded to Facebook shows the eight-month-old pulling himself down the steps while his mom Eliza Harner monitored his progress very close by. Responding to comments on Facebook Harner joked, “I don’t think he’s figured out the most efficient way to get down the stairs yet.” Credit: Eliza Harner via Storyful

Footage Shows Moment Floor Collapses at South Carolina Party2m05s

Footage Shows Moment Floor Collapses at South Carolina Party

At least 30 people were injured when a floor collapsed during a party in an apartment complex in Clemson, South Carolina, early Sunday morning, October 21, according to local reports. Emergency officials said 30 people were transported to area hospitals after the floor of the clubhouse of the Woodlands of Clemson Apartments collapsed into the building’s basement, Fox Carolina reported. This footage shows the moment of the collapse and the immediate aftermath. Credit: Riccardo Arroyo via Storyful

Motorists Left Stranded After Hail and Flooding Hit Rome8s

Motorists Left Stranded After Hail and Flooding Hit Rome

Several motorists were left stranded in their vehicles when heavy rain and hail caused flooding in Rome on October 21, according to local reports. At least six metro stations and a number of roads were closed due to floodwaters. This footage shows flooding on Beniamino De Ritis street in Rome. Credit: Annarita Pitruzzella via Storyful

Prince Harry Tells Well-Wisher He's Hoping for a Girl32s

Prince Harry Tells Well-Wisher He's Hoping for a Girl

Dad-to-be Prince Harry has told a well-wisher at the Invictus Games in Sydney that he’s hoping his and Meghan’s first born will be a girl. Harry was at a cycling event at the games on October 21 when a woman called to him, “I hope it’s a girl.” Harry replied, “So do I.” Credit: Royal British Legion via Storyful

Hail and Flooding Disrupts Transport in Rome16s

Hail and Flooding Disrupts Transport in Rome

Roads and several metro stations were closed after heavy rain, wind, and hail hit Rome on October 21, according to local reports. Police received multiple reports of motorists trapped in their vehicles as roads flooded. Areas to the east of Rome were reported to have been most heavily affected. This footage shows the heavy downpour. Credit: Marco Meloni via Storyful

Hail and Heavy Rain Cause Closure of Roads and Metro Stations in Rome29s

Hail and Heavy Rain Cause Closure of Roads and Metro Stations in Rome

Transport was badly affected in Rome, Italy, as roads were flooded and subway stations closed on October 21. Heavy rain, hail and strong winds battered the city, resulting in at least six metro stations being forced to close. Police responded to several calls of fallen trees and of motorists being trapped by the floodwaters, Il Messaggero reported. At the time of writing, there were no reports of injuries or substantial damage. Credit: PenelopeOka via Storyful

Tornado Sweeps Through Two Guns, Arizona42s

Tornado Sweeps Through Two Guns, Arizona

A tornado swept through Two Guns, Arizona, on October 21, prompting a brief 20-minute tornado warning to be issued by the National Weather Service. The tornado was spotted by the I-40 highway near Two Guns, Arizona, but dissipated quickly. There were no reports of any damage at the time of writing. Credit: Texas Custom Car Fresheners via Storyful