Journey through quail embryo wins Nikon science video prize
Sequential images of a ten day old quail embryo have won Portuguese biologist, Gabriel G. Martins first prize in this year's Nikon Small World in Motion Photomicrography Competition. The entry was one of hundreds submitted for the contest, which aims to highlight the latest techniques of scientific imaging.
US troops arrive in Poland as the interim government in Ukraine resumes an offensive against pro-Russia separatists in the east of the country. Ivor Bennett reports on the breakdown of an Easter truce agreement, and how the threat of more sanctions from the US could hit markets.
NBA mascot Boomer (from the Indiana Pacers) decided to show off his talents during a high school basketball half-time show at New Palestine High. Unfortunately, I think he dunked a little too hard!
As if riding a unicycle wasn’t impressive enough, Swedish unicyclist Martin Sjönneby takes his talent to new heights (literally) by high-jumping his unicycle onto the roof of a car. Martin holds the World Record for unicycle high-jumping, according to his website. Credit: YouTube/ MartinSjönneby