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an animated map of global wind conditions
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This is in Germany and you probably won't die on it.
How the photographer got these is equally incredible.
He said he thought he'd give it a shot. He did much more than that.
Last Friday was the deadline for National Geographic's annual photography competition. Winners will be announced on December 15, but in the meantime, The Atlantic's Alan Taylor has hand selected another 50 images from this year's extensive collection...
These bizarre locations may seem like a series of elaborate movie sets, but they are very real destinations that you might want to visit for yourself.
A Graphic Simulation of the History of Human Population Growth © 2000
Nature photography tends to put a stronger emphasis on the aesthetic value of the photo than other photography genres, such as photojournalism and documentary photography. Apart from this difference, nature photography will always be more surprising ...
David sends us this map our way. I'd say something snarky about it but, honestly, I think this is pretty much as close to perfect as you can get.
The Sphinx, Giza, Egypt