Growing up (below) is Jackie Evancho. To the right is how she looked seven years ago at the age of 10 when she came in second on America's Got Talent. Her first audition remains a classic, and now is approaching 14 million views. Oh, oh...she will perform at Donald Trump's inauguration. The other memorable clip is Susan Boyle's initial appearance on Britain's Got Talent.
Colo, the world's oldest gorilla, from Columbus, Ohio, turned 60 this past week. She is a mother of three, grandmother of 16, great-grandmother of 12 and great-great-grandmother of 3:
Then, of course, there is Emma, a 13-year old rabbit from Seattle:
Shanti, 42-year old elephant living in our National Zoo, DC, who plays the harmonica:
Gao Gao, 26-year old Panda at the San Diego Zoo:
Finally, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute released two photos taken seven years ago of a ghost shark: