From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Comment below with the stories you’re talking about or tweet them to us using #InstantIndex and they could appear on World News.
The Queen’s Microphones
In a new documentary, “Our Queen,” Queen Elizabeth reveals a sneaky side. The queen admitted to hiding microphones in places such as flower bouquets before events. She usually gives a quick speech to world leaders and apparently doesn’t want a microphone to get in the way of the elaborate table settings.
This beautiful video was taken over the skies of Alaska. It is the result of a geomagnetic storm, electrically charged particles slamming into Earth’s atmosphere.