Category Archives: Landscape

Lonar Lake – Buldhana, India – Atlas Obscura

Supposedly, compasses fail to work near some parts of the crater because of its unique geologic makeup. Source: Lonar Lake – Buldhana, India – Atlas Obscura

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This is what an Alberta thunderstorm looks like from 40,000 feet – Edmonton – CBC News

Matt Melnyk has photographed thunderstorms from every angle, including 40,000 feet in the air. The WestJet pilot is an avid photographer and an amateur storm chaser with the group AlbertaWX. Source: This is what an Alberta thunderstorm looks like from … Continue reading

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The Ghost Villages of Newfoundland – Atlas Obscura

A controversial government resettlement program has left centuries-old fishing villages abandoned. Source: The Ghost Villages of Newfoundland – Atlas Obscura

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An Animated Guide to Nature’s Best Wayfinding Secrets – Atlas Obscura

Learn to navigate with the moon, stars, trees, and more. Source: An Animated Guide to Nature’s Best Wayfinding Secrets – Atlas Obscura

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The Most Dangerous Volcano in the World: A tale of Nyiragongo | Volcano World | Oregon State University

Source: The Most Dangerous Volcano in the World: A tale of Nyiragongo | Volcano World | Oregon State University

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Dancing Forest – Rybachiy, Russia – Atlas Obscura

The reason for the strange contortions in the trunks of these “drunken” pine trees is still a mystery. Source: Dancing Forest – Rybachiy, Russia – Atlas Obscura

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Toquima Cave – Austin, Nevada | Atlas Obscura

This central Nevada cave is the spiritual home of ancient and enigmatic pictographs. Source: Toquima Cave – Austin, Nevada | Atlas Obscura

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Living in China’s Expanding Deserts – The New York Times

People on the edges of the country’s vast seas of sand are being displaced by climate change. Source: Living in China’s Expanding Deserts – The New York Times

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The Unreal, Eerie Emptiness of China’s ‘Ghost Cities’ | WIRED

“Build it and they will come.” Except no one has. Source: The Unreal, Eerie Emptiness of China’s ‘Ghost Cities’ | WIRED

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Great Train Story Diorama

This $3 million model train takes you through Chicago, Seattle, and the thousands of miles in between. Source: Great Train Story Diorama

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