Sep 2 2011
One square meter in this apartment costs approximately 100,000 rubles ($3,600 US Dollars), and at this price you should expect something nice. It is located in Vladivostok (Russia). Well you would be wrong - lets look at what you get in this amazing package.
Sep 2 2011
After the glaciers melted they left this gigantic boulder behind, so what does nature do? Survive. This yellow birch spreads its roots, almost like tentacles, and grows on top of the boulder. Nature's harmony is simply amazing!
Sep 1 2011
In 1943 Volcán de Parícutin began erupting without warning, it buried two entire villages in the process. The village of San Juan Parangaricutiro was one of them and the only thing left to remind us of the village that was once here is an ancient church. It is buried under more than 20 feet of lava rock.
Aug 31 2011
This half-sunken sea-liner is named the World Discoverer. It met its fate on April 30th, 2000, when it hit an uncharted reef in the Solomon Islands. Now it has become a popular tourist attraction and is visible from space on Google Maps.
Aug 30 2011
Very refreshing to see art being made from new materials and experimenting with new techniques. "I liked the country, painting and constructing things from what lay around." - says Heather Jansch, the creator of these interesting sculptures.
Aug 29 2011
This is one of five country houses in Abkhazia that Stalin visited approximately 5-6 times a year. Built into it were secret passageways to the sea, railway stations, and a direct communication line to his government staff (which consisted of 800 people). A very beautiful dacha!
Aug 27 2011
Dalton Ghetti is a 49-year old carpenter from Bridgeport, Connecticut, and he has been carving the most incredible miniature sculptures for over 25 years without the aid of a magnifying glass. For a canvas, he uses the lead found inside of standard manual pencils. Unbelievable.
Aug 25 2011
Carved right into the desert cliffs of the Wadi Rum in Jordan, this luxury eco-lodge is designed to take full advantage of the natural landscape in order to fully appreciate the surrounding desert. Oppenheim Architecture, a Florida based firm, are the designers of this amazing concept.
Aug 24 2011
With a terrifying estimate of 200-300 deaths every year, this road in Bolivia is said to be the most dangerous in the world. This 61 kilometer (38 mile) stretch of road is one of only two roads that connects the towns of La Paz and Coroico. There are many crosses along the road, marking the spots where vehicles have fallen.
Aug 23 2011
Manufactured in VO Vapen of Sweden, this extremely highly detailed rifle is now the worlds most expensive. With only 5 units ever to be made (this being the first), and has a price tag of $820,000 USD which makes it the world's most expensive hunting rifle.
Aug 22 2011
So you may be wondering about now what is the difference between a submarine and a "underwater yacht", well for one you aren't stuffed into small hull with 20 other sailors. This luxurious yacht has an interior even an evil villain from James Bond would die for.
Aug 21 2011
Probably one of the most recognizable brands of baseball bats in the world. This huge bat casually rests against a building, in front of the corporate headquarters of the Louisville Slugger. Lots of memorable bats like the one used by Babe Ruth (the one he used during his 60-home-run season) can be seen inside of the museum.