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Rare occurrence captured in frozen lake

July 12, 2011

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Amazing images of a frozen Canadian lake Photographer Emmanuel Coupe is a participant in the 2011 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest for this photo of frozen lake in Canada. Check out the other pictures from his amazing shoot! (Photo: Emmanuel Coupe)

St. Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow

July 12, 2011

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The spectacular St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow was commissioned by Ivan the Terrible in the 16th century to commemorate a military victory. It is easily the most famous sight on Red Square. History St. Basil’s was built to commemorate the capture of the Tatar stronghold of Kazan in 1552, which occured on the Feast of the Intercession of the […]

The Amazing Hanging Gardens of Babylon

July 10, 2011

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In the Babylonian literature, there were no historical records about the parks dependent, and highly descriptive statements derived from the Greek historian. In the slabs of clay that comes from the period of Nebuchadnezzar, descriptions of his palace, the city of Babylon and the tower of  babel were found, but none of the references are […]

The Coolest Small Cities in America

July 1, 2011

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Eight reasons to downsize your next vacation. By GQ Staff Courtesy of follybeach.com More from GQ The Best Pizza Joints in America GQ Autos: The Most Stylish Cars of the Past 50 Years GQ’s Guide to Denim Right Now 10 Essential Grooming Tips for Men More from Yahoo! Travel Find Special Offers & More Savings […]

World’s Best Spots for Serious Peace & Quiet

June 15, 2011

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InSearch of Silence: Namib Desert According to the Guinness Book ofRecords, the quietest place on Earth is a non-echoing chamber found at OrfieldLaboratories Inc. in Minnesota. Sure, it’s perfect if you want absolutesilence, but not so great on room service and amenities, so here are otheroptions for weary travelers seeking a place to unplug, unwind, […]

Most expensive house in America is sold

June 15, 2011

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U.K. Heiress Buys America's Most Expensive Mansion By Julie Chung and Candace Jackson, WSJ.com Jun 14, 2011 This 57,000-square foot Los Angeles home, listed at $150 million, was sold to a 22-year-old U.K. heiress.Photo: Realtor.com The long-running drama over the sale of the highest-priced home in the U.S. appears to be heading to its finale. […]

World Most Beautiful Waterfalls

June 9, 2011

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Here is the collection of some extremely beautiful photos of waterfalls. Enjoy. Victoria Falls In the world of great waterfalls the grand Victoria Falls of South Africa has truly stolen away the lime light from the last many years. It has been one of the major tourist attractions of South Africa. People just love to […]

Worlds most dangerous animals

June 9, 2011

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10 worlds most dangerous animals Rhinos, hyenas, alligators – devastating human predators, right? Wrong! Though an attack by one of these beasts would surely mean bad news, they’re statistically least likely to kill a human. Check out the most deadly animals in the world, discover how they mete out their punishment and, most importantly, find […]

চমৎকার কিছু অপটিক্যাল ইল্যুশন

June 5, 2011

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চমৎকার কিছু অপটিক্যাল ইল্যুশন এর ছবি দেখুন। আপনার চোখ ও মস্তিকের পরীক্ষা নিন… ০১।দেখেনতো কিছু খুঁজে পান কিনা? [……Read Full Story…..]

পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে দামী ১০ জোড়া জুতা

June 5, 2011

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রহস্যময় পৃথিবীতে অনেক  রহস্যময়তাই চোখে পরে।হাজারো রহস্যময়তার মাঝে খজে পাওয়া গেল   পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে দামী ১০ জোড়া জুতা। দেখুন আপনাদের পছন্দ হয় কিনা। ০১। Ruby Slippersএই রুবী স্লিপার জোড়ার ডিজাইন করেছেন Ronald Winston আর এই স্লিপার জোড়া প্রথম পা গলিয়েছেন Judy Garland। রুবী স্লিপার জোড়াই পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে দামী জুতার মধ্যে অন্যতম, যার দাম ৩০,০০,০০০ ইউএস […]

পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে বড় কিছু জিনিস সর্ম্পকে জানুন

June 5, 2011

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পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে বড় কিছু জিনিসের ছবি দেখুন। আশা করি আপনাদের ভাল লাগবে। পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে বড় ইনডোর সুইমিংপুলের নাম ওশেন ডোম; জাপানের মিয়াজাকি শহরের, সিগাইয়া নামক পাড়ায় অবস্থিত। ৫ একর জায়গা দখল করে আছে এটি।। [……Read Full Story…..]

পৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে পুরনো ১২টি মসজিদ

June 5, 2011

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প্রাচীন, পুরাকৃতি ও রহস্যময় স্থান, বিষয় আমাকে সর্বদা টানে। তাই আপনাদের সাথে কতগুলি পুরাতন মসজিদের ছবি শেয়ার করলাম।  দাপৃথিবীর সবচেয়ে পুরনো ১২টি মসজিদের ছবি। Quba Mosqueএই মসজিদটি সাওদিয়া আরবের মদিনা নগরীতে অবস্থিত। ৬২২ইং সালে মসজিদটি প্রথম তৈরি করা হয়। মূলত সুন্নী মুসলমানদের মসজিদ হিসেবে পরিচিত। [……Read Full Story…..]

World’s Most Beautiful Mountains

June 4, 2011

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World's Most Beautiful Mountains: MountNgauruhoe, New Zealand Fans of the “Lord of the Rings” movies will recognize NewZealand’s Mount Ngauruhoe as the stand-in for Mount Doom. In real life, themountain isn’t so ominous; it’s part of a beautiful North Island hiking routewith views of Lake Taupo and Mount Tongariro. The volcano is still active — it lasterupted in […]

World’s Most Beautiful Lakes

June 4, 2011

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12 Beautiful Lakes: Crater Lake, Oregon These 12 lakes go to all the right extremes — highest,deepest, clearest — and showcase nature at its most spectacular. Soak up theviews from a boat, a cable car, a trailhead or a castle tower. Text by Beth Collins, Budget Travel. Thousands of years ago, the top of a 12,000-foot-high […]

Love the Ocean, 10 ways

May 27, 2011

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Lovethe Ocean: Charter a Sailboat IfJacques-Yves Cousteau were alive, he’d be 100 years old. Pay tribute to theFrench filmmaker, scientist, ecologist and co-inventor of the Aqua Lung with anundersea or oversea adventure. If you truly wish to get in touch with the rhythm of the ocean, charter asailboat withThe Moorings.Tie up to a mooring buoy […]

Top 10 Beaches, 2011

May 27, 2011

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Dr.Beach's Top 10 Beaches, 2011: Siesta Beach Coastalscientist Stephen P. Leatherman, director of Florida International University'sLaboratory for Coastal Research and known as “Dr. Beach,” announced his21st annual Top 10 Beaches list on May 27. He has compiled the list annuallysince 1991 using50 criteria.Here are his top 10 picks for 2011. 1. Siesta Beach, Sarasota,Fla.: “SiestaBeach in Sarasota boasts […]

The World of Fantasy in the Forest

April 25, 2011

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Noble tree is a favorite material for the work of many sculptors. What age is growing, standing still in the same place, waiting to be used for artistic work… These beautiful, wooden sculptures are fabulous as woods described in so many stories. Wizards, forest fairies, Mogli… living in the woods, and in this case are […]

Top 10 Mysteries of Outer Space

April 24, 2011

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Since the beginning of life, man has looked tothe stars with a sense of wonder. Between then and now, many advances have beenmade in the fields of astronomy, mathematics, and physics in an attempt toexplain the things we see above, yet the more we believe we understand, theless we really seem to know. In something […]

The Biggest Water Cube Ever Seen!

April 24, 2011

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Water Cube Beijing China 2004-08 Design : Peddle Thorp and Walker – PTW with Arup  photos © Arup_Ben McMillan National Aquatics Centre – Water CubeBeijing Olympics 2008 VenueETFE bubble-pattern façade – Architecture Competition win 2003 The National Aquatics Centre, also known as the ‘Water Cube’, will be one of the most dramatic and exciting sporting […]

The World’s Tallest Stuff

April 15, 2011

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World's Tallest Stuff: Burj Khalifa,Dubai The honor of tallest building in theworld goes to the Burj Khalifa, which soars above downtown Dubai at 2,716.5 feet. Its 160 stories arefilled with offices, 900 private residences, the Armani Hotel, afour-story fitness complex and an observation deck on the 124th floor. Since itopened, the Burj Khalifa has dwarfed all former “world's […]

The World’s Most Amazing Buildings

April 15, 2011

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Amazing Architecture: MelbourneRecital Center and Theater Company These modernstructures being designed and built in cities around the world may be some ofthe most spectacular architecture you’ll ever see. The Melbourne Recital Center and Theater Company complex opened earlier this year and is helping torevitalize Melbourne’s gritty Southbank neighborhood. The exterior features acombination of angles, two-dimensional textures and […]