Moscow chaos as people flee from portable toilets

Video shows people fleeing from loos that appear to be skidding along the road Extraordinary scenes follow days of rainfall in the Russian capital Latest in a deluge of videos and photos detailing the wet weather in Moscow By Martha Alexander For Mailonline Being chased down the street by an insubordinate loo isn’t your run-of-the-mill…

Where the Ping-Pong Scene Never Sleeps –

Most major cities have some kind of market Ping-Pong scene, normally at a clean-cut atmosphere comparable to a sporting club. However, Portland, Ore., is a town which takes its discretion severely. Otherwise: Pips A pub at southeast Portland that places as much emphasis about paddles and nets since it will on vermouth and gin. “There…

2,000 tonnes of Jurassic coast cliff falls

Heavy rainfall caused around 2,000 tonnes of Jurassic Coast cliff face to fall away onto the beach below The sweeping Dorset coastline was regularly used as a filming location for the hit ITV series Broadchurch The cliffs at Seaford Head in East Sussex were hit by three dangerous collapses in just two days last week…

Exploring the Galapagos on a Jane Goodall-endorsed trip

MailOnline Travel’s Sadie Whitelocks went to the Galapagos on a new tour launched by G Adventures  During the nine-day trip she visited three islands, including Santa Cruz, Floreana and Isabela There is an abundance of nature on the islands, must-sees include the Galapagos penguin and sea iguanas   By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline Ominous, moody, desolate. …

Revisiting My Hong Kong Following the British Chan –

I knocked and knocked on the door to the artist’s studio, beside the plastic logo of a painter’s palette. It had been so hard to find the address of this musty commercial building on Hong Kong’s Wyndham Street, I was beginning to think it was time to give up on finding my old friend Ng…

The loads so wide they defy the laws of physics

These photographs reveal sights that would leave Sir Isaac Newton gobsmacked One man is pictured with enough eggs on his moped for hundreds of omlettes Another has been snapped bowling along with a car frame on his tricycle  By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline If you think it’s not often that the laws of physics are…

People share photographs of their dogs young and old

It’s hard to notice your dog’s differences when you see them everyday People have been submitting photographs of their dogs to Bored Panda The side-by-side photos show how small puppies can double or triple in size By Esra Gurkan For Mailonline When you first buy a puppy or young animal, they can seem so small…

Abandoned Toys R Us stores photographed

Photographers across America have captured former Toys R Us stores in derelict states In 2014 it was reported that the chain of toy stores was going to close around 100 locations The company felt a hit from the recession and it has also had to adapt to the rise of online retail  By Sadie Whitelocks…

Mystic Pull of Southwest England, the Weird –

Go ahead, say their names: Avalon and Tintagel. Believe deeply enough, and they might emerge from the mouth as through an enchantment-induced vapor, as though borne on the breath of a dragon. (Especially after at least four people have corrected your pronunciation of Tintagel: Be gentle with that “g,” it’s tin-TAJ-l.) And, indeed, these two…

Thomas Cook plane makes emergency landing in Manchester

Flight landed around 3pm and was pictured with the tip of its left wing missing  Plane was heading for the Caribbean but was forced to turn back over Ireland  Thomas Cook told MailOnline the plane had a low oil alert in mid-air  Wing is now being repaired but plane is safe and legal to fly…