The world, as we know it, is full of fascinating things. In many cases, it is difficult to understand how our planet can produce such an abundance of incredible phenomena, often difficult to understand. The following photos show a bunch of them, from natural phenomenons to things created by men, festivities and rarities. Take a look at these 50 photos that are a selection of particularly fascinating situations, which will surely surprise you too. You’ve never seen the world like in this photos. This will shock you.
STORM IN SATURN
This spectacular storm, which looks almost like a hurricane of flames, took place at the North Pole of Saturn. NASA says that this storms happen once every thirty years and they have the size of Europe.
The photo comes from the Battle of Gallipoli, during World War II. The story says that two soldiers shot each other and the bullets collided in mid air, saving both soldier’s life.
This photo shows stars visible from Earth compared to the entire Milky Way, which is just one of 100 billion galaxies. They say that there’s an average of 400 billion stars only in our galaxy.
GAME OF DOUBLES
These group of friends are doubling the characters of Game of Thrones and if you look at them very carefully, you will see that every detail is on point. Amazing.
Mongrel Mob is a gang of motorcyclists from New Zealand and Australia. They tattoo their faces and their bodies almost entirely, like this member that you see in this photo.
This luxury hotel in Dalian is very similar to the Neuschwanstein Castle. The Schlosshotel offers 292 rooms and suites and 67 residences. You may recognize the insides: They were used in The Sound of Music.
PYRAMIDS OF GIZA
A group of russians climbed one of the world famous Pyramids illegally and took this picture on top of it. They later had to apologize and they said that they were just following their dream.
If you are a biker or a motorcycle lover, this photo of a 1942’s Harley Davidson Flathead U74 in combination with a sidecar from 1956 may be very special for you.
This powerful photo shows the back of a Ferrari FXX-K, the first hybrid model from the Italian manufacturer. It’s a very limited edition: There’s only forty units of this car in the world.
A regular pizza is not enough? Here you have a pizza slice that is covered with pizza slices. An inception of pizza. A little unnecessary, but I’d like to taste this.
This looks like a murder scene right out of a horror movie. But actually a horse is responsible for this bloody space. It had to fight with nosebleeds during an investigation by the veterinarian.
This are the remains of an ancient roman soldier, who died in the famous volcanic eruption of the Mount Vesuvius in Pompeii, Italy in the year 79 a.C. that killed thousands of people and buried the whole city.
A 73 years old Puerto Rican taxi driver was propped up in his cab after his death and during his wake. Yes, as you read, this man is dead and being mourned.
This photo shows a bottle of Everclear grain alcohol, with an unbelievable volume percentage of 94.5% (or 189 proof). The warnings in the bottles say it all. Be careful if you want to drink this.
Can you Imagine how many controversial decisions have been made in this incredible FIFA meeting room, located in the Headquarters that the Association of Football has in Zurich? Let’s not get into details.
This image of a devastated and mud-lapped forest comes from the American state of Louisiana, where the Mississippi River, one of the most famous rivers in the world, forms this incredible landscapes.
In this aquarium you can explore the unique underwater world and see a variety of fascinating animals with your own eyes, just like being in the bottom of the sea.
For most people this amount of food is enough for 3 weeks or more. The american wrestler known as Triple H eats all this in only 3 days. Are you hungry?
This fascinating photo was shot in the Hyatt Hotel of Shanghai, which is located at the Jin Mao Tower, a building with eighty eight floors. I hope you are not afraid of heights.
This fighter knocked up his opponent and his hand got this swollen. If his hand was like this, imagine how was the face of the guy he was fighting with.
Michael Jackson in a not so convincing disguise so he can go out on a date with his girlfriend the teenage actress Tatum O’Neal, famous in the seventies and an Oscar winner.
This spectacular picture shows the actual life of a space shuttle of the Russian Buran program, which is no longer in operation. Those things went to space and now they look abandoned and dirty.
This sunset looks like an incredible painting. Those clouds, the shiny pavement road, the trees in the back and the sun seem like out of the imagination of some amazing artist.
This infinity pool is on the roof of the fifty two story high Marina Bay Hotel in Singapore. Get in it and you will feel like you are swimming in the clouds.
Located in the Anina Mountains in Romania, the rounded waterfall call Bigar is almost eight meters high, and falls over an unusual and dramatic green carpet of moss.
The annual Bregenz Festival in Austria is known for its incredible stage set ups. In this case, it resembles perfectly the famous painting The Death of Marat, by Jacques-Louis David.
This photo was taken in a hot spring in Japan. The monkey stole a tourist’s IPhone and started to play with it. It’s incredible how he uses it like a human.
How many plastic bases are too many plastic bases? This little truck seems to be fighting hard to get on the road and I don’t know if it’s gonna work.
This photo shows an actual volcanic eruption in Mt Etna, Europe’s tallest active volcano. Those lightnings and that fires makes it look like a screenshot of a Harry Potter movie.
This water is so clear that this boat seems to be floating on mid air. If you do the effort you can try to see where the water ends but it is not easy at all.
This american surfer was hurt in his arm in Bali by a white shark. This picture was taken in that exact moment. It is a little bit unsettling, isn’t it?
This photo does not have any photoshop on it but the girl is not invisible. They used the mirror to reflect what’s in front of her to create this amazing effect.
The Monticello Dam is known for this hole, a 16 meters of diameter tube that serves as a drain. You won’t believe this but there was plenty of people that thought they could swim around it. I’ll let you guess if they could.
This is the oldest known living sequoia in the world, it was born 3200 years ago. It is called The President. It has a height of 75 meters and a diameter of 8.2 meters.
Believe it or not, this is the set of the movie The Impossible, about a family that went through a tsunami. Those green panels were later transformed into a digital background with the latest technology.
This lake, called Natron, is red because of the algae that covers its entire surface. Those white „cracks“ are the salts that reach the top of the lake because of the multiple geysers.
Is this a gigantic wave hitting a church? Could be, but no. It’s a snowy mountain what’s in the back of this amazing photo. Just look at all those peaks looking like foam.
Between March and June, thousands of bioluminescent firefly squid come together in a stunning electric-blue display that is one of the most arresting and colourful marvels on Earth. This happens in a lake in Japan.
The photographer who took this photo of this chameleon that seems to be playing guitar just chilling in a branch should have all the prizes in the world. It’s amazing.
They are caused by the collision of energetically charged particles with atoms in the high altitude thermosphere within the atmosphere. It happens in Norway and in different countries of the north hemisphere.
REAL LIFE SPIDERMAN
Alain Robert is called „The French Spiderman“ because he enjoys climbing buildings. Here he is at the top of Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, 828 meters high.
This is real art. You probably didn’t see it the first time you saw this picture, but there’s actually a person in it. she is painted by an incredible body painter that likes to do this in very famous places.
This was once the world’s largest limousine. It sports 26 wheels, a jacuzzi, diving board, king-sized waterbed, and even a helicopter landing pad. It has a length of 100 ft. and luckily it’s now being restored.
The S.S. America was being transported from Greece to Thailand to become a hotel. But during a massive storm the tow ship lost control and the S.S. America grounded in the coasts of the Canary Islands, where it remains.
TUNNEL OF LOVE
This incredible place is in Ukraine and it’s called Tunnel of Love because it is a spot where couples usually prefer to take a walk. It is also a working railway.
THE YOUNG FAMILY
These are probably the strangest animals you’ve seen in your life. The thing is that these are not animals. At least, not real ones. They are part of a hyper realistic sculpture made by artist Patricia Piccinini.
Someone has had the… brilliant? Idea of restoring an old plane and turning it into a two bedroom suite at a hotel in Costa Rica. I hope is more comfortable than first class.
As first sight this might seem like a giant butterfly, but look closely and it’s actually images of butterflies which have been projected onto the side of Sydney Opera House.
THE BIGGEST LAMP
This is not a night lamp. This is the moon, captured in the right moment in the right place, and it looks like it’s resting on that radio antenna. Incredible.
WINTER IS COMING
Winter can be a surprise sometimes. This over-underwater photo is a proof of that. Think of all the plants and small animals that will get caught by the snow!