This GoPro Camera Shows What It's Like to be Lion's Prey

Neha Prakash

Just as expected -- when a lion walks toward you, it's equally menacing and adorable.

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But this GoPro Camera had to learn that the hard way. When the camera's owner spotted this lion in Kenya, he strapped his GoPro 2 onto a $60 toy car and drove it slowly toward the adolescent male.

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At first, the lion only pawed at it, but after a few moments it decided that this futuristic E.T. thing was clearly the enemy and lunged appropriately. It's ok Simba, at times we all feel equally terrified by the power of technology.

Luckily, the lion slobber didn't harm the footage and we still got to see life as the prey of a lion. Lesson learned: Don't mess with the (lion) king.

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Video via YouTube, Chris Bray. Photo courtesy of Flickr, safari-partners.

This story originally published on Mashable here.