Orangutan climbs out of enclosure while rescuing her baby

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We know that orangutans are great climbers — in fact, it seems like they could just hop out of their enclosure, if they wanted to.

It turns out that Sekara, an orangutan at the Perth Zoo, did just that when her 5-year-old baby Sungai lost grip on some equipment and fell into a garden bed on Sunday, according to WA Today.

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Visitors were evacuated from the area for safety, but zoo staff were quick to respond to the incident.

“She seemed really calm, just confused on where to go next. Everyone around was really calm and giving her space as well. The whole incident was probably only 30-40 seconds before staff arrived,” Jess McConnell, a witness, told the news outlet. Read more…

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Drone riding soccer official skates on air to deliver game ball

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New rule: From now on, all sporting events must begin with an official bringing the game ball to the referee via the magic of drone-style hoverboard vehicles. 

That can be the only conclusion after watching the absolutely insane demonstration recorded at the Portuguese Cup Final on Sunday, which started with a man riding on air, Green Goblin style, and landing delicately in front of a ref to deliver the game’s soccer ball. 

It was flawless. It was weird. It was what every sports event with a ball should have from this very moment on.  Read more…

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Timelapse of the southern lights look completely out of this world

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Every ‘Game of Thrones’ death in drawings

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As you prepare for the return of Game of Thrones in just over a month, it may be helpful to recap some of the key plot points. To that end, a helpful series of illustrations have been posted by artist Hannes Sommer on YouTube showing us every death that has occurred on the show in cleverly executed drawings with mixed media. 

Of course, if you’re not up to date on the latest episode, here’s your Spoiler Alert warning because, yes, all the major character deaths are covered, and this video reminds us of just how creative each death was. 

Season 7 of Game of Thrones will arrive on July 16 at 9 p.m. ET on HBO.  Read more…

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Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Fallon invent perfect Memorial Day weekend activity: Bro-Biking

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Still haven’t figured out what to do with your free time this Memorial Day weekend? Justin Timberlake has the perfect suggestion: Bro-Biking! 

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The film and music star popped up on Instagram on Saturday in what at first looked like an innocent video him of biking through the countryside. 

Bro-biking. @jimmyfallon 🚲 #memorialdayweekend

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Only a few seconds later, we see frequent Timberlake partner-in-crime Jimmy Fallon creep into frame as it’s revealed that the two are actually riding a tandem bike.  Read more…

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Jason Momoa performs stirring haka in support of UFC fighter

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New Zealand born UFC star Mark Hunt is preparing for one of the most challenging fights of his career, so his training team decided perform a haka in support of his effort, but with one very special celebrity addition: Jason Momoa. 

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Momoa, best known for his role as Khal Drogo on Game of Thrones and his upcoming role as the lead in the film Aquaman, can be clearly seen in the middle of the haka, supporting Hunt with the same moves as the rest of the group. 

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‘Overwatch’ Reddit just found the most magically dumb minigame

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Sometimes, the best gaming moments happen because players do things the developers never intended. In this case, I’m pretty sure Blizzard never intended for Roadhog to be a volleyball.

A new post from the Overwatch subreddit, aptly titled “hog ball,” depicts a glorious twisting of one hero’s unique ability to “boop” other heroes with a concussive blast. Take a bow, Lúcio.

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Lúcio’s Soundwave — or “boop cannon,” as we should all call it — is normally used to push away attacking players, preferably over the ledge of a deadly drop. In Hog Ball, however, the boop cannon has a much simpler purpose: keep the ball in the air. Read more…

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UFC fighter proposes marriage to partner after knockout win

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What’s better than using WWE stage to propose marriage to your lover in front of millions? How about doing the same thing in the UFC octagon, but first pulling off one of the most impressive knockouts of your opponent in recent mixed martial arts memory? 

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That’s what headliner Alexander Gustafsson did after destroying his opponent Glover Teixeira in the final round of his match UFC match on Sunday. 

THAT’S IT!!! @AlexTheMauler walks off on Teixeira and gets the 5th round KO!!! #UFCStockholm pic.twitter.com/1FOPTpuRht

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Behold, the iPhone latte

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At first there was the unicorn latte, then the charcoal latte, and even the avocado latte… 

But here at Mashable, we have taken the latte art trend to the next level with this brand new creation. Read more…

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