Noah Daniel Merck

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Chinatown

The Painted Landscapes of China Danxia

China Danxia is a UNSECO World Heritage Site and the name given in China to landscapes developed on continental red terrigenous sedimentary beds …

The View From Aurland Lookout Is Seriously Vertigo-Inducing

Sometimes nature and architecture can combine to create a unique image and experience.<p>At the Aurland Lookout in the Sogn og Fjordane region of Norway, this is certainly the case.<p>Originally designed by Todd Saunders and Tommie Wilhelmsen as part of a program on tourist routes commissioned by the …

Saturn hurricane snapped by Cassini craft

<b>An enormous hurricane raging at Saturn's north pole has an eye 2,000km (1,250mi) across - big enough to cover the UK 12 times over.</b><p>The striking images of the storm were snapped from a height of 420,000km (260,000mi) by the Cassini spacecraft, which arrived at Saturn in 2004.<p>They were captured in …

Astronomy

NJ Wight

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Spring Dreaming--EXPLORED!

Manon Wethly’s Instagram Photos of Airborne Beverages | Colossal

<p>Belgium-based photographer and designer Manon Wethly keeps a wonderful Instagram account where more traditional landscapes of the European …

Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

National Parks

The Underwater Project

Deep<p>Photographer Mark Tipple dove beneath breaking waves in order to capture the contorted poses and expressions of ocean swimmers. Learn more about his series, <i>The Underwater Project</i> (on Facebook), by reading an interview with Tipple at "Galleries We Like: The Underwater Project."<p>Dust<p>"After being …

InterAct

Tree Tops

The Cities That Live Behind Walls

For thousands of years, humans have been defending their cities by building huge walls around them. Over time, the cities often spill over the walls …

Maps

Earth As Art: 'How Did Nature Do That?'

Satellites are powerful tools. They beam our TV signals, phone calls and data around the planet. They help us spy, they track storms, they power the GPS signals in our cars and on our phones. But they also send back striking, totally disarming images of planet Earth.<p>This set of images is all about …

Articles about blue facade on Dwell.com - Dwell

Canada's Magdalen Islands offer a seaside retreat to landlocked Quebecers, two of whom have turned the local vernacular on its...<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>A 450-square-foot apartment in the Upper West Side needed to accommodate the resident’s working, entertaining, and resting needs,...<p>An …

Architecture

Obama's 'unscripted' red line comment remains a question

President Obama is now faced with deciding exactly where the red line is regarding Syria now that Israel has reportedly stepped up pressure on the Syrian regime with airstrikes. NBC's Peter Alexander reports.

Anonymous takes charge, the Web takes down governments

The Internet collective’s approach to holding power accountable might suit this moment better than any military<p>Decades from now, historians are sure to see September 11, 2001, as the moment when the basic calculus of our national security shifted. The destructive power available to the wealthiest …

Richard Nixon, hero of the American Left

He’s justifiably reviled by historians, but Nixon’s politics were far more progressive than we give him credit<p><i>Sometimes I have succeeded and sometimes I have failed, but always I have taken heart from what Theodore Roosevelt once said about the man in the arena, "whose face is marred by dust and</i> …

Gabrielle Giffords awarded JFK Profile in Courage Award

Pia Carusone joins Richard Lui to discuss her former boss, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. Carusone reacts to the recently failed gun legislation and talks about the role of her group, Americans for Responsible Solutions, in promoting stronger gun laws. She also expresses her pride in Rep. Giffords being …

The love song of East Orange Mayor Robert Bowser

An ongoing discrimination lawsuit against the politician reveals bad poetry he wrote to his former employee<p>Robert Bowser, mayor of East Orange, New Jersey, is currently entangled in a discrimination and sexual harassment lawsuit brought on by his former research assistant, Corletta Hicks. But as …

Thomas's Race Hit on Obama Is No Surprise

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas did the seemingly impossible -- he turned from court mute to a hit man on President Obama. In an interview at Duquesne University Law School in April, Thomas snidely rapped Obama for being the darling of the "elites." To Thomas that means liberals, …

Judiciary

Mountain flight

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Picture of Oberhausen! Thank you for having us Germany. Tschüss!

Jack's deep in thought...

Travelling to a top secret location with jacky boy.