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Ten of the world’s great natural wonders – in pictures

From the giant redwoods of California to the almost miraculous honeycomb rock formations of the Giant's Causeway, marvel at some of the planet's most extraordinary natural landscapes. These images are taken from The World's Great Wonders, a new book published by Lonely Planet

Crazy perspective on Angel Falls, Venezuela that shows just how tall this waterfall is! Photo: http://bit.ly/1euZFvF

5 Unusual Delicacies From Around the World

Gareth May, author of the book How to Drink Snake Blood in Vietnam: And 101 Other Things Every Interesting Man Should Know, take strange facts from around the world and turns them into trivia worth years of barroom banter. Here, a few of the most<p>Gareth May, author of the book <i>How to Drink Snake</i> …

The cutest animal ever: melt at the Power of Sloth - in pictures

What's your favourite animal? Warning, it might be about to change when you see these pictures from Lucy Cooke's new book The Power of Sloth.<p>Prepare to crumble, very slowly, into a heap of happiness as you learn more about a species about which you may know very little

Smithsonian Magazine's 2013 Photo Contest

The editors of <i>Smithsonian magazine</i> have just announced the 60 finalists in their 11th annual photo contest. They've kindly allowed me to share several of these images here, including some great shots from each of the competition's six categories: The Natural World, Travel, People, Americana, …

Winners of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards, Part I

The Sony World Photography Awards have announced the winners of their Open, Youth, and National Award competitions today. The winners were selected from over 70,000 entries submitted by photo enthusiasts and amateurs from across the world. Overall winners and the judging of the final categories are …