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Lake Kaindy: Kazakhstan’s Submerged Forest

Lake Kaindy: Kazakhstan’s Submerged Forest

Lake Kaindy draws thousands of visitors each year with its unearthly, limestone-blue water and submerged forest that pokes out from the water's surface.
Pakistan’s Incredible Cocooned Trees

Pakistan’s Incredible Cocooned Trees

Following a 2010 Pakistani flooding, millions of spiders fled to the trees for shelter and spun thick webs, resulting in spectacular cocooned trees.
The Mysterious Cat’s Eye Nebula

The Mysterious Cat’s Eye Nebula

Given its strange structure and properties, the Cat's Eye Nebula remains one of the most curious nebulae known to humankind.
What We Love This Week, Volume LI

What We Love This Week, Volume LI

This week, we love moving sculptures, dazzling footage of the Chinese New Year, and more.
Wyoming’s Visually Striking Devils Tower

Wyoming’s Visually Striking Devils Tower

Extending a whopping 5,114 feet above sea level, Wyoming's ever-popular "Devils Tower" actually receives its name from a misinterpretation.
The Diamond Heist That Baffled The World

The Diamond Heist That Baffled The World

Walking out with nearly half a billion dollars worth of goods, this diamond heist brings "Ocean's 11" and "Italian Job" to life.
7 Mind Boggling Musical Instruments You’ve Never Heard Of

7 Mind Boggling Musical Instruments You’ve Never Heard Of

From singing trees to laser harps to vegetable clarinets, these musical instruments are as spectacular as they are strange.
The 2013 Winners Of The Nature Conservancy’s Annual Photo Contest

The 2013 Winners Of The Nature Conservancy’s Annual Photo Contest

Thousands of nature enthusiasts have submitted images of the world's natural marvels to the Nature Conservancy. Take a peek at this year's best.
Sarolta Ban’s Surreal Photo Manipulations

Sarolta Ban’s Surreal Photo Manipulations

While jewelry was Sarolta Ban's first professional calling, it is her otherworldly photo manipulations that truly sparkle.
The Moving Flight 772 Memorial, As Seen Through Google Maps

The Moving Flight 772 Memorial, As Seen Through Google Maps

Utilizing the wide-reaching power of Google Maps and Google Earth, the Flight 772 Memorial commemorates its legacy to the world.
Stockholm’s Immaculate Public Library

Stockholm’s Immaculate Public Library

Housing over four million volumes of text and media, Stockholm's nearly century-old public library is a must-see for traveling logophiles.