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Bizarre Natural Phenomena

Here are a few bizarre natural phenomena that you rarely (or ever) see, and they include "Snow Donuts", also known as "Snow Rollers". This rare meteorological phenomenon happens when large snowballs are formed naturally as chunks of snow are blown along the ground by wind, picking up material along the way, in much the same way that the large snowballs used in snowmen are made. Or, a brinicle, which forms beneath sea ice when a flow of extremely cold, saline water is introduced to an area of ocean water, being the undersea equivalent of a hollow stalactite or icicle. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading to watch the five most popular viral videos of today - including an unskippable video from Geico.

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Gabi Mann Crow Gifts

You've probably fed a few birds in your lifetime, but the last thing you'd expect is something in return. Meet Gabi Mann, an 8-year-old girl from Seattle who has been feeding crows in her backyard for the past 4-years. Little did she know that these birds would gift her small trinkets. She's received everything from buttons to LEGO pieces, scraps of metal, special beads, including one shaped like a heart, and even a piece of metal with the word "best" engraved on it. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.

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Transforming Couch Ottoman

At first glance, this just appears to be a normal couch with a little armrest / table section in the middle, but slide it out, and you'll see that it's a completely separate furniture piece. You can either use it purely as a table, or place the smaller cushions on the lower sections to transform the table into a legrest / extra seats. Continue reading for more weird furniture designs that might be borderline genius.

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280-Pound Catfish Dino Ferrari

Remember this catfish? Well, a new video of Dino Ferrari holding his prized catch, in which he eventually released alive, has surfaced online. He claims that it took "40 long minutes to reel the fish to shore," before photographs were able to be taken. Believe it or not, this is not a record-breaking catch, as a Wels catfish caught in 2009 weighed in at 298 pounds - also caught from the Po River. Continue reading to watch.

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3-Year-Old Reincarnation

A 3-year-old boy in the Golan Heights region, located near the border of Syria and Israel, remembers that he was murdered with an ax in his past life, and showed village elders where the murderer buried his body. They reportedly found a man's skeleton there, and also the murder weapon, an axe, nearby. The boy was born with a long, red birthmark on his head, and the Druze ethnic group believes that birthmarks are related to past-life deaths. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Slurpee Wave

In New England, temperatures have dropped so low that even the waves are starting to freeze. These incredible photos of semi-frozen 'slurpee waves' were taken by surfer Jonathan Nimerfroh in Nantucket, Massachusetts. He noticed the horizon looked strange, so he whipped out his camera, and then spotted the surf had turn slushy. He said: "The high temp that day was around 19 degrees. The wind was howling from south west which would typically make rough or choppy conditions not so good for surfing but since the surface of the sea was frozen slush the wind did not chance the shape. They were perfect dreamy slush waves. Most waves were around two feet with some larger sets slushing through around three foot or waist high. What an experience to be absolutely freezing on the beach watching these roll in while I mind surfed them. The next day I drive up to see if things melted but that same 300 yards out of water froze solid on the surface. No waves at all. I've been asking all the fishermen and surfers if they have ever seen such a thing. This is a first they all said." Continue reading for more pictures.

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Models Honey

Photographer Blake Little decided to cover his portrait models in gallons of sticky-sweet honey. Representing a diverse range of ages, ethnicity and body types, the result is similar to fossils being preserved in amber. He wanted them to look frozen in place to evoke sensuality and drama, with their positions and limbs exaggerated by the molten material hanging from them. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.

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Oasis Town

The last thing you'd expect to find in the world's driest desert is an oasis town plopped right in the middle, but that's exactly what Huacachina in Peru is, complete with lush palm trees, flourishing foliage, and a tranquil lagoon which is said to have magical healing properties. Its 96 residents thrive on running small businesses on their greatest resource; sand. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.

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Massive Catfish

The catfish you see above looks to be straight from Photoshop, but it's entirely real. On February 19, Italian fishermen and twin brothers Dino and Dario Ferrari caught a massive 280-pound wels catfish - also known as a sheatfish - in Italy's Po Delta. Italian media outlets quickly dubbed the creature "the monster of the Po." News outlets report that Ferrari's 8-foot-9-inch-long catfish is likely the largest of its kind to be caught with a rod and reel. Dino says: "It's a silurus glanis [the Latin name for the species]. The American catfish doesn't grow to such large dimensions - at most it can weigh 50kg. They don't range over very large distances, they tend to live in the same stretch of river, moving just a few kilometres either way. They eat all types of fish. To catch them you need a lot of patience but also physical strength. We fought for 40 minutes to reel it in. We tired it out and then lifted it out of the water." Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Owl Bar London

Between March 19-25, people in London will be able to enjoy cocktails mixed by some of the city's finest mixologists, and hang out with a group of owl friends. This bar will only be open in the wee hours between 8:30pm-2am every night, due to the nocturnal sleeping patterns of the animals. Annie is the star owl, but you can also meet the rest of the owl pack, made up of Darwin (caring), Ruby (exotic), Cinders (cheeky), Winston (wise), and Hootie (beauty queen). Continue reading for more pictures.

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