A deflated Rubber Duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman floats on Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour. The 16.5-meter-high inflatable sculpture will be shown at the Ocean Terminal for a month. The Rubber Duck was deflated after some of its parts broke. Picture: Tyrone Siu/Reuters
Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman’s ‘Rubber Duck’ floats, deflated, in Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong, this morning. It is not immediately known why the duck, scheduled to float outside Ocean Terminal inTsim Sha Tsui until 9 June deflated. Photograph: Jerome Favre/EPA
A deflated rubber duck sculpture by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman floats in Victoria Harbour. The inflatable sculpture was deflated after some of its parts broke. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters
An inflatable sculpture called ‘Complex Pile’ by American contemporary artist Paul Mccarthy on display as part of the ‘Inflation!’ exhibition curated by Mobile M on April 24, 2013 in Hong Kong. The inflatable artwork is one of six on display as part of the exhibition which is open from April 25 until June 9. Picture: Jessica Hromas / Getty Images
An inflatable sculpture called ‘Falling into the Mundane World’ by Tam Wai Pingon on display as part of the ‘Inflation!’ exhibition curated by Mobile M on April 24, in Hong Kong. Picture: Jessica Hromas / Getty Images
An inflatable sculpture of a pig called ‘House of Treasures’ by Chinese contemporary artist Cao Fei on display as part of the ‘Inflation!’ exhibition curated by Mobile M on April 24, in Hong Kong. Picture: Jessica Hromas / Getty Images
You know a flood is bad when a Duck paddles past your window…
…belonging to Anderson Eye Care at the Riverfront Plaza Building in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., as The Grand River reaches an all time high of 21.85 feet, a full 2.2 feet above the record set in 1985. Previous water levels can be seen marked on the wall.
Picture: AP Photo/The Grand Rapids Press, Cory Morse
Photographer Tom Samuelson took this photo of a great grey owl with a mouse in its beak. The shots were captured while Tom was shooting along the Lake Superior shoreline just south of Two Harbors in Minnesota, USA.
A Dormouse appears to be laughing as it sits on top of a yarrow flower. The amusing photograph, taken by Italian photographer Andrea Zampatti, in Italy, shows how the heat had a strange effect on this little critter.