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Extreme Earth

Extreme Earth

Our planet is a wild and wacky world of the weird. Join Ripley’s as we take you on a exploration of the freakiest mother nature has to offer.
Giant sinkholes, monster earthquakes, tsunamis, crazy clouds, and everything else that planet Earth can throw at us.

24 Spectacular Images of the Salty Sivash Lagoons

24 Spectacular Images of the Salty Sivash Lagoons

The Rotten Sea Just south of Ukraine, between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, is the Crimean Peninsula. Separating the Crimean Peninsula from the mainland is a very unique system of lagoons and swamps called the Sivash Lagoons.
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Touching Two Continents at Once!

Touching Two Continents at Once!

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The Solar System on Your Wrist (Video!)

The Solar System on Your Wrist (Video!)

‪Van Cleef & Arpels Complication Poétique Midnight Planétarium‬ Midnight Planetarium Wrist Watch Video Below! Sure your watch tells the time and date of EARTH but how simple and unnecessary is that?
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Polar Bear Hotel

Polar Bear Hotel

Tundra Lodge Adventures When you combine the words “Tundra” and “Adventure,” I immediately count myself out. My idea of a vacation is not renting a room in the most frigid place on Earth. However, add some polar bears to that adventure, and you might just count me back in. Stationed […]
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The Science of the Three Gorges Dam

The Science of the Three Gorges Dam

Let’s Get Hydroelectric China’s Three Gorges Dam is the world’s largest hydroelectric station.  It is a structure that stands as a testament to the tenacity of human ingenuity.  First envisioned in 1919 and finally completed in 2012, the dam spans the Yangtze River and measures 2.3 kilometers (1.4 miles) long […]
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Top 12 of 2012

Top 12 of 2012

Happy (almost) New Year! Let’s take a look back at 12 of the favorite posts from 2012! Starting with Last January and working our way to December, this year we had a number of amazing stories on our blog. Did your favorite make the list?
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Door to Hell

Door to Hell

Drill Baby Drill In 1971 a Soviet rig was drilling in Derweze, Turkmenistan when the geologists tapped into a cavern filled with natural gas.  Before they could further drill, they needed to clear the cavern.  The next logical step was to burn off the gas.
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River House

River House

Now that’s what i call riverfront property! The Drina River runs the border between Bosnia Harzegovina and Serbia.  The Drina is the main kayaking and rafting attraction of the Balkans.  When you go on a river trip, you expect to see beautiful pastoral countryside. What you don’t expect to see […]
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Sandpainting

Sandpainting

Beach Art Andres Amador is an amazing American artist who uses the earth as his canvas.  His amazing sand paintings have graced beaches around the world.
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Flying Chihuahua

Flying Chihuahua

Toto, we’re not in Kansas anymore A 70mph gust of wind is nothing to sneeze at, particularly if you are 6lb pound pup.  Little Tinker Bell joined her pet parents for a lovely Saturday morning of flea market shopping and was standing on a platform trailer when a 70mph wind […]
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