Richat Structure, Mauritania  You'll have to go to space to get a properly impressive view of Mauritania's Richat Structure, but don't worry, it'll be worth it. Satellite imagery reveals what looks like a giant eye staring up out of Africa's Sahara Desert. The going theory is that the 30-mile-wide circle is the result of the wind eroding a massive volcanic dome.

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Richat Structure: A geological formation in the Maur Adrar Desert in Mauritania, Africa. Although it resembles an impact crater, the Richat Structure formed when a volcanic dome hardened and gradually eroded, exposing the onion-like layers of rock

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Reed Flute Caves, China The beautiful stalactites, stalagmites and pillars were all created through water erosion. In the present day, they are highlighted by multi colored lights which create a truly surreal environment.

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"Countless lakes, sloughs, and ponds are scattered throughout this scene of the Yukon Delta in southwest Alaska. One of the largest river deltas in the world, and protected as part of the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, the river's sinuous waterways

Estrutura de Richat ou domo de Richat, apelidada de "Olho da África", é uma estrutura circular situada próxima a Ouadane, na Mauritânia, no meio do deserto do Saara. Possui cerca de 50 quilômetros de diâmetro, e só pode ser visível em sua totalidade do espaço sideral. Descoberta em 1965 por uma missão Geminiamericana, permanece um enigma científico raríssimo

Estrutura de Richat – Mauritânia

Richat Structure: The Eye of Africa - Mauritania From space this mysterious depression in the Sahara Desert of Mauritania really does look .

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The Underwater Waterfall of Mauritius Island: Mauritius Island is located in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar. The waterfall is an optical illusion created by sand washed into patterns that make it appear as an underwater waterfall.

Since the beginning of space missions, the Earth’s bulls-eye caught the interest of astronauts in the otherwise featureless Sahara Desert. Over the years, it has become a landmark for astronauts

Mauritania -Sahara desert Africa Bullseye also known as the Richat Structure

Glaciar Malaspina, este glaciar masivo es el más grande en Alaska (1 de agosto de 2000) FOTO: NASA

Malaspina Glacier August 2000 The tongue of the Malaspina Glacier, the largest glacier in Alaska, fills most of this image. The Malaspina lies west of Yakutat Bay and covers sq mi sq km).

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Florida Everglades Spanning the southern tip of the Florida Peninsula and most of Florida Bay, Everglades National Park is the only subtropical preserve in North America.

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Terkezi Oasis Dominating the top third of Africa is the Sahra Desert, Earth's largest band of dry land. Stretching across the Sahara are vast plains of sand and gravel, seas of sand dunes and barren rocky mountains.

Brandberg Massif, Namibia

Brandberg Massif, Namibia

Aogashima is a volcanic Japanese island in the Philippine Sea. The island is administered by Tokyo and located approximately 358 kilometres south of Tokyo and 64 kilometres south of Hachijō-jima.

Aogashima - Japan - A Must Visit Place Before You Die

Island that time forgot. Aogashima is a volcanic Japanese island in the Philippine Sea. The island is administered by Tokyo and located approximately 358 kilometres south of Tokyo and 64 kilometres south of Hachijō-jima.

The 33 Most Surreal Places On Earth (accdg to architecturendesign.net)

The 33 Most Surreal Places On Earth

Tianzi Mountains, China - Formed underwater 380 million years ago, the flow destroyed surrounding sandstone, leaving only resilient stone pillars. Some of the columns have reached over feet above sea level.

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Akpatok Island lies in Ungava Bay in northern Quebec, Canada. Accessible only by air, Akpatok Island rises out of the water as sheer cliffs that soar 500 to 800 feet to above the sea surface. The island is an important sanctuary for cliff-

The Seven Colored Earth of Chamarel is a geological curiosity and one of the major tourist attractions in Mauritius.

Impressive Seven Colored Earth Of Chamarel

The multicolored earth in Chamarel was formed when volcanic rock cooled at different temperatures. On island of Mauritius off the Continent of Africa.

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