It happened in Costa Rica to a group of student volunteers. The cameraman said: “As I looked through the camera lens I could see something creeping in to the frame. When I realized it was a baby sloth, I clicked the button as fast as I could, not that he was going anywhere fast.
Here for spreading far and wide is entomologist-cum-photographer Alex Wild's answer to all those arachnophobic "nopenopenopenopenope" spider memes. Because let's face it, spiders can be pretty adorable (even when you least expect them to be).