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The Strange Phenomenon of the Bowling Ball Beach
Beaches are not always sea and sand. Sometimes they can be home to really amazing and unusual features. California’s bowling bowl beach is a wonderful example.
How Deforestation Caused Easter Island's Society to Collapse
Easter Island is a prime example of what can happen when resources are overused. The loss of trees had a devastating impact on the island’s birds – and its people.
5 Most Horrific Parasitic Worms [With Gruesome Pictures]
We’ve picked five of the worst known parasitic worms to eat us humans from the inside out – but try to be good hosts as we welcome them in!
10 Most Poisonous Spiders on Earth
The idea of poisonous spiders is enough to make most people’s skin crawl. Here are ten of the most venomous – and thus deadly – spiders on earth.
The Most Powerful Wall of Water On Earth
Image: Tony Nolan via The Surf Blog Spot Big waves carry big reputations and it’s easy to see why. Red hot surfing spots like Hawaii’s Waimea Bay and the even
Rare Photographs of China in the 1800s
China may today be a modern, bustling country – and the world’s most populated – but these images from back in the 19th century show a very different style of life.
The Scariest Cable Car Rides on Earth
11 of the scariest cable car rides on earth – hold on tight! Continue reading →
12 Most Poisonous Frogs on Earth
Twelve brightly colored frogs that can secrete poison through their skin… Beautiful but deadly!
The Turquoise Waters of the Middle East's Largest Salt Lake
Image: Ehsan Mahdiyan Lake Urmia is a salt lake in northwestern Iran – the largest in the Middle East – known for its glittering turquoise waters and dozens of small,