Entertainment

11.03.13

Ellen’s Haunted House, Panda Cubs, and More Viral Videos

From the power of Photoshop on fashion images to an airborne tribute to a fallen soldier and a bus driver-turned-hero in Buffalo, WATCH our countdown of this week’s buzziest videos.

5.  Pandas!

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The first twin giant panda cubs to be born in the United States and survive past 100 days have been given names: Mei Lun and Mei Huan. This adorable video chronicles those days. It’s so cute, we can bear-ly stand it.

4.  The Power of Photoshop

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Although this video was originally created in 2011, its popularity has peaked this week after being shared across social media. The eye-opening clip shows how graphic artists manipulate photos of models for ads—and the transformation is amazing.

3.  A Hero Comes Along

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Sometimes ordinary people can be heroes, too. A bus driver was cruising along a Buffalo highway when he noticed a woman standing on the wrong side of the guardrail. He ended up saving her life.

2.  Ellen’s Haunted House

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Talk show host extraordinaire Ellen DeGeneres is known for her love of scaring her guests and staff. After sending a staffer to a haunted house and amassing more than 4.5 million views on YouTube, she decided to do it again.

1. Tribute to a Fallen Soldier

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Delta flight 2255 seemed like it was going to be an ordinary flight until about an hour before landing, when the captain announced that the aircraft was transporting a fallen soldier—and the whole plane fell silent. Here’s the dramatic announcement.