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Mountain Slope Carved into Encyclopedia Britannica by Guy Laramée

January 13, 2014 | in Art
Mountain Slope Carved into Encyclopedia Britannica by Guy Laramée

Book sculptor Guy Laramée decided in an unusual way to pay tribute to the printed version of the Encyclopedia Britannica.

The Great Dog Peak: A Volcanic Tower in the Middle of the Forest

July 31, 2013 | in Travel
The Great Dog Peak: A Volcanic Tower in the Middle of the Forest

A small island in the Gulf of Guinea, in the Atlantic Ocean is known not only for its cocoa beans but also for its unusual nature. In particular, there is a very remarkable peak called Pico Cao Grande or the Great Dog Peak.

Blue Lake – The Clearest Lake in The World

June 21, 2013 | in Travel
Blue Lake - The Clearest Lake in The World

There is a lake in New Zealand, from the surface of which you could’ve seen the underwater world on a depth of 80 meters. According to the scientists, the Rotomairewhenua or the Blue Lake is rightly considered the clearest lake in the world.

Seeking Loneliness in Gustav Willeit’s Landscape Photography

June 18, 2013 | in Photography
Seeking Loneliness in Gustav Willeit's Landscape Photography

Italian photographer Gustav Willeit was born in a small town of Brunico, which is located in the Alps, just a few kilometers from Austria and Switzerland. If one is born in the mountains, he will always love such places.

Amazing Bungle Bungle Range, Australia

May 1, 2013 | in Travel
Amazing Bungle Bungle Range, Australia

On the territory of Australian Purnululu National Park, the main tourist attraction is considered the Bungle Bungle Range, for creation of which the nature spent about 20 million years.

Sigiriya – A Unique Plateau in Sri Lanka

April 29, 2013 | in Travel
Sigiriya - A Unique Plateau in Sri Lanka

Sigiriya or the Lion Mountain, on the island of Sri Lanka, is a plateau that rises to a 1200 feet height. According to a legend, the castle on the plateau was built be King Kasyapa in the late 5th century.

Volcanic Activity in 2012

December 22, 2012 | in Travel
Volcanic Activity in 2012

Today we offer you an overview of volcanic activity around the world in 2012. This year erupted about 50 of the 1500 active volcanoes. How was this happening see in the photo selection below.

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