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Pompeii: Buried Sin City of the Roman Empire
The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD completely destroyed Pompeii. The ruins people were preserved – turned to rock – but who knew what an erotic place Pompeii was?
15 Images of the Moon as You've Never Seen it Before
See the full moon captured in all its glory in photographs taken all over the world!
Why Overfishing for Sharks is Destroying the Ocean's Ecosystem
Sharks have been part our oceans since before the dinosaurs, yet now humans are hunting them almost to extinction.
10 Cities in the Sights of Deadly Volcanoes
Cities lying in the shadow of destructive and potentially deadly volcanoes…
20 Masterpieces of Green Graffiti
Find out about masterpieces crafted in moss and grass and how to make it yourself.
Bioluminescent Insects Glowing in the Darkness
Photo: stunner vivian Bioluminescent insects certainly look like they have more fun than other bugs – but don’t most bright things bedazzle human eyes? To many, they’re poe
20 Most Incredible Lenticular Clouds
If you ever thought you spied a UFO – maybe it was a lenticular cloud. We’ve covered mammatus clouds before here on EG; now it’s time for lenticular clouds to take a bow!
The Mystery Behind the Sailing Stones of Death Valley
Stones, some of which weigh 700lbs, strangely move across a flat, dry lake bed in Death Valley National Park.
The Loneliest Phone Booth on Earth
Once upon a time, a very isolated phone booth stood alone in the Mojave Desert in California for almost 40 years. This is its story…