Pics That Are So Poignant And Fascinating (57 pics)

Posted in PICTURES       18 May 2020       5340       8

“Today, 40 years ago, Mt St Helens exploded in Washington state. This picture was taken by Richard Lasher. He decided he'd take a look at the mountain once again before it blew, so he drove up to see the mountain. While driving, the mountain exploded. He jumped out of the car and snapped this photo.”

Creative street art.

“Eiffel Tower from a different perspective.”

“Santorini looks interesting to wander around.”

In 1850, a Farmer Found a Secret Village Older Than The Great Pyramids of Egypt, Skara Brae aka the “Scottish Pompeii” Archaeologists estimate that 50-100 people lived in the village. The houses were connected to each other by tunnels. Each house could be closed off with a stone door.

Izismile Video Collection

“These are not mechanical parts you see there but ... butterfly eggs! (Nymphalis Antiopa)”

“This is an albino deer with her fawn. They were found at Kensington Metro park.”

“No that isn’t lace fabric rather craved solid marble stone.”

The Tomb of Ramesses VI, The Valley of Kings, Egypt.

“An albino bat found in Davao, Philippines. This is the first albino bat discovered in the Philippines.”


““This is not animal's byssolite, a mineral. The “hairs” are actually ultra-fine crystals.””

“A 1300 Year old temple carved out of a single rock.”

“Looking up into a waterspout.”

“Admission test for an academy of arts in China.”

“Insects that look like leaves and sticks.”

Apartment building in Singapore.

“This 1300 year old Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple of Kanchipuram.”

“In 1944, the OSS (the predecessor to the CIA) produced different portraits to show how Hitler may disguise himself if he fled Germany.”

“One of the smallest production cars ever produced.”

Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in "Star Wars"

“Ever wonder what Alice in wonderland looked like in 1930’s”

“London-based sculptor Ron Mueck has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with scale.”

An Athletic Aesthetic Prosthetic.

“Fire Breather Looks Like He's Kissing A Fire Dragon.”

“A detail from the 'Disinganno' statue by Francesco Queirolo in the Sansevero Chapel in Naples, made from a single piece of marble.”

Steven Spielberg sits in front of a dinosaur model during the making of "Jurassic Park"

Kurt Cobain, 70's

“Zhangjiajie, China - the source of inspiration for the floating mountains in the movie Avatar.”

"World's Largest Natural mirror" Salar de Uyuni reflects the sky.

“Leonardo da Vinci Bridge; designed whilst Leonardo was under patronage of Cesare Borgia.”

Milky Way from Atacama desert.

Different types of potatoes from Peru.

Martin Cooper, the inventor of the first mobile phone, multi-tasking with a smartphone.

This ancient ruin in the middle of Rome.

3 Story 4 Bedroom Shipping Container Home, Costa Rica.

This photo was taken in Holuhraun, which is a lava field located in Iceland. The field of lava is approximately 33 square miles.

Golden Gate Bridge, Opening Day - May 27th 1937

Mongolian men carry unearthed mammoth tusks.

Different calibered bullets cut in half.

Sơn Đoòng cave is the world's largest natural cave, Vietnam.

Natural bee hive comb.

“Lena Pillars, A natural rock formation in Yakutsk, Russia Looks like The Wall from Game of Thrones.”

Plant named, "Green Flower Bird"

Extremely rare Andean cat.

“What a thunderstorm looks like from 37,000 feet.”

“Two researchers at the University of Haifa have developed Sea-Thru, an algorithm for color-correcting underwater images.”

“This is an Anti Wolf Heck Collar. The purpose of the collar is to protect the dog wearing it when and if it has to fight wolves. The collar base protects the dog's throat and carotid arteries, while the spikes are intended to deter bites to the neck or even injure wolves trying to do so.”

“These bioluminescent ghost mushrooms that glow at night.”

“111 Years Old Miniature Set Of All Of Shakespeare’s Plays.”

Cross section of the main cable of the Golden Gate Bridge.

“The water around Taiwan’s Matsu Islands is currently glowing in a glorious shade of blue due to algae.”

Wedding cake.

“Long exposure of star trails against a farmhouse.”

600 yr old astronomical clock in Prague.

Round apartment buildings in Moscow, Russia.

Unborn octopuses in their shells.

The jaw of an ancient megalodon compared to a 10 foot great white shark.


Boetius 2 month s ago
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Dyche 2 month s ago
No comment, just like this avatar
Almina 2 month s ago
I was already to rip these to shreds being neither interesting or poignant, but they are very good.
The number 6 Hitler was buying gas today in La Crosse, Wisconsin
Alice 2 month s ago
Quote: Almina

Doing well for a 131 year old.
Lester 2 month s ago
Almina,was he the one wearing a blue kind of dress shirt, stuck out among all the T-shirt wearing peoples?
Brady 2 month s ago
39 wiki: Although the word "bullet" is often used incorrectly in colloquial language to refer to a cartridge round, a bullet is not a cartridge but rather a component of one
Berry 1 weeks ago
Rena 1 weeks ago
makes me wonder if I will ever do anything in my life so exquisite or enduring



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