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Monday, July 13, 2015

THINGS I BET YOU NEVER KNEW (OR CARED ABOUT) PART IV

"Wow!!"

These fascinating pictures were sent to me by Carole.
Thank you, Carole!!

The lava lake of the continuously active volcano Erta Ale, Ethiopia

Where the Great Wall of China ends

A geyser right before eruption

Bavarian town of Nordlingen built in a 14 million year old meteor impact crater

A huge dust storm that hit Western Australia in early 2013

A rare 360 degree rainbow captured from an airplane

Bagger 288, the largest land vehicle in the world

A cross-section of an undersea cable

Inside one of Google’s data centers

Einstein’s desk hours after his death

Michelangelo illustrated his grocery lists so that his illiterate servants would know what to buy him.

The inside of a FedEx Boeing 757 without any cargo

Overcrowded prison in El Salvador

Hitler’s office

Enormous statue of Genghis Khan in Mongolia

Octopus eggs

George Washington’s teeth

Five pounds of fat compared to five pounds of muscle

Cancer cells under an electron microscope

The clearest photo of Mercury ever taken

The northern lights from space


And some other stuff:





















Congratulations, now you know everything!!----fishducky

 














10 comments:

  1. Some gems here.
    Love the octopi eggs.

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  2. Unbelievable collection of "did you know" items. You have to wonder if they are all true?

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    1. Would I post them if they weren't?

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  3. Good stuff! You know I will use the grocery list in the future.

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    1. It's easier to read than Mrs. Cranky's handwriting!!

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  4. Wow, that is some really neat stuff. Love it.

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  5. WOW! So much here that I find fascinating. Thanks.

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