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photo tabular iceberg

Tabular Iceberg

This is a tabular iceberg. Magnificent, yes? Tabular icebergs are also known as ‘ice islands’. The largest icebergs in the world are formed this way. Location: Erebus and Terror Gulf, Antarctic Peninsula Advertisements

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Dune 45

Known simply as ‘Dune 45’, this is arguably the most famous and photographed sand dune in the Namib Desert.  Its name is not, as many think, a simple chronological numbering of all the dunes. The name comes from the fact that it is at the […]

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photo port lockroy station

Port Lockroy

Port Lockroy, Antarctica. Discovered in 1904 and named after Edouard Lockroy, a French politician. During World War II the British established the Port Lockroy base which continued to operate as a research station until 1962. Today the buildings have been restored and operate as a museum. There’s even an official […]

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sunset in africa

African Sunset

Vibrant red, gold, and yellow tones. Only the African sun sets with glorious color like this. Location: Kittle Kulala Wildnerness Camp, Namibia, Africa, Copyright © Kate McKenna. All rights reserved.

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leafless tree in winter

Winter Tree

Magestic old tree in winter. In the foregound is a section of an ornate terrace concrete balustrade (which suggests how grand the rest of the mansion is) and in the distance a glimpse of ocean. Location: Vanderbilt Mansion, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.

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