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The Life and Legacy of Jack Parsons
The enigmatic polymath Jack Parsons—explosives expert, co-founder of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and infamous occultist—died an untimely death caused by a mysterious explosion in his laboratory in Pasadena.
The view from this giant Stone Age toad is unexpectedly beautiful.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Leiðarendi Lava Tube
A winding, blood-red tunnel of hardened lava navigable by foot.
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Knocknakilla Stone Circle
Just another ancient, mysterious Irish stone circle.
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Dramatic sea stacks adorn the coast of this small village on the Adriatic coast.
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A glacial pothole was once a hideout for a notorious Scottish outlaw.
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Sur Lípez, Bolivia
Salvador Dalí Desert
A desert that evokes the surreal.
Added by tyler
Neringos savivaldybė, Lithuania
The Dead Dunes
A narrow strip of land is home to the tallest migrating dunes in Europe.
Added by UJ
A remote candy-striped mountain in the Peruvian Andes straight out of the pages of Dr. Seuss.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Harbor Springs, Michigan
Petoskey State Park
A popular place to pick up prehistoric coral fossils from the time when Michigan was an ocean.
Added by Dylan
Rabil, Cape Verde
Rolling sand dunes of the Sahara... in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.
Added by Jaszmina Szendrey
Đồng Văn, Vietnam
Dong Van Karst Plateau
This striking landscape in northern Vietnam contains both geological and archaeological wonders.
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This seven-story giant boulder is the site of UFO conferences, Hopi spiritualists, a "rejuvenation machine" and so much more.
Added by fta2day
Puerto Inca, Peru
The Boiling River of the Amazon
This scalding hot river was thought to be a myth, until one geoscientist made it his quest to study the mystical waters.
Added by Lauren J Young
Obsidian Butte on the Salton Sea
Huge otherworldly domed rocks on the shore of a deadly lake.
Added by zackofalltrades
9 Incredible Meteorite Craters That Look Straight Out of 'Deep Impact'
Our planet is pockmarked with the scars of these extraterrestrial visitors. Morgan Freeman would be terrified.
August 27, 2016
It would take 35 firetrucks to fill this enormous glacial pothole.
Added by Chris Kudrich
Seven Magic Mountains
Brightly colored 30-foot-tall totems light up the desert sky just outside Las Vegas.
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