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Pictures Of The Day: 2nd May 2013

01/05/2013 22:29 | Updated 02 May 2013

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew Tucker and Tahira Mirza.

02/05/2013 16:27 BST

Frankie Sandford Announces She Is Pregnant

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The Saturdays - Frankie Sandford pictured in April performing at the Grand National Festival, Aintree, Liverpool, Britain

02/05/2013 15:40 BST

Panasonic's GH3-Minute Movies

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Rankin continues his quest to save british film - the photographer's latest venture is a partnership with Panasonic and their new Lumix GH3 camera. Three directors used the latest hardware to create a short film each: Hertz by Vicky Lawton, At First Sight by David Allain and Neville by filmmakers Charlie&Joe. Watch the films below, along with behind-the-scenes videos:

02/05/2013 15:18 BST

Chef Boris!!

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Mayor of London Boris Johnson makes a Gu chocolate souffle with head chef Fred Ponnavoy in the Gu development kitchen, in Walthamstow, to celebrate the London-based premium dessert company's 10th birthday.

02/05/2013 14:09 BST

Helen's Sexiest Shoot Yet!!

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The former Corrie babe leaves little to the imagination as she poses in lace underwear and heavy smoky eyes to top off the sexy look in new shoot with photographer Stacey Clarke , We think you will agree she looks absolutely fabulous...We're not surprised she was voted as Britain's sexiest woman

02/05/2013 13:48 BST

Flower Power

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A flower mosaic representing Big Ben and Tower Bridge is pictured in the Keukenhof in Lisse, on May 2, 2013. The theme of the flower garden for 2013 is the United Kingdom Land of Great Gardens.

02/05/2013 13:32 BST

The Jury Arrive

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Jurors arrive outside the home of Mark Bridger in Ceinws, Mid Wales during his trial for the abduction and murder of April Jones. The jury in Bridger's trial were taken today to the 47-year-old's isolated cottage, where bone fragments from a child and blood matching the DNA of the missing five-year-old were found. The jurors also visited a number of other sites which feature in Bridger's trial, including the nearby village of Machynlleth, where the prosecution say April was abducted as she played outside her home on the Bryn-y-Gog estate.

Photographs from inside the home of Mark Bridger

02/05/2013 13:23 BST

Someone Like You

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Sculptor Louis Wiltshire works on the clay head that will be used to create the wax mould for British singer Adele's new wax figure at Madame Tussauds attractions in London and Amsterdam.

02/05/2013 12:07 BST

Bionic Ear Created Using 3D Printing - And It's Better Than Yours

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Scientists have taken another step towards Sarah Connor's worst nightmares by creating a bionic ear - that is far better than our own. Princeton University researchers used 3D printers to build an ear cell-by-cell, and then fused it with a small coiled antenne.

Check out other fascinating cell biology explorations below:

02/05/2013 11:31 BST

Silverback Gorilla Joins London Zoo

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Kumbuka, a 15-year-old western lowland gorilla, explores his new enclosure in ZSL London Zoo on May 2, 2013 in London, England. The silverback male, who weights 185 kg and stands seven foot tall, moved from Paignton Zoo two weeks ago. It is hoped that Kumbuka will mate with the zoo's three female gorillas to increase numbers of the critically endangered species as part of the European breeding programme.

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Kumbuka, a 15-year-old western lowland gorilla, explores his new enclosure in ZSL London Zoo on May 2, 2013 in London, England. The silverback male, who weights 185 kg and stands seven foot tall, moved from Paignton Zoo two weeks ago. It is hoped that Kumbuka will mate with the zoo's three female gorillas to increase numbers of the critically endangered species as part of the European breeding programme.

02/05/2013 10:20 BST

Stuart Hall Pleads Guilty

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Stuart Hall (left) arrives at Preston Crown Court, with solicitor Maurice Watkins, where he is due to appear for a pre-trial hearing over allegations of historic sex offences.

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