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It was the site of the 1952 Winter Olympics and still sees some of the most daredevil ski jumpers from all over the world flying off its ramp into the Nordic sky. But at the very top of the superstructure, where competitors would anxiously await their take-off in front of up to 30,000 spectators, the little elves of […]
Ama Dablam is known as one of the most impressive mountains in the world, not for it’s altitude, but for it’s beauty, aesthetics and the pure exposure encountered high on it’s flanks. Most parties attempt the SW ridge, climbing expedition style, fixing ropes, ferrying loads, and acclimatizing slowly. The mountain has gained in popularity over […]
Hurtling past mountains at 85mph, a daredevil has become the first man to fly through a waterfall wearing a wingsuit.
Jeb Corliss, 35, came within five feet of the cliff face and had to battle against turbulence as he completed the challenge in the mountainous region of Lauterbrunnen in the Swiss Alps.
The daredevil, who had been […]
Humpbacks inhabit all the oceans of the world though at the end of autumn they leave their cold, rich feeding ground for warm tropical waters, fasting until they return to the cold again in early spring. It was soon discovered that Rurutu was a place for pregnant females to give birth, feed their young and […]
That is the west mouth of the Mount MacDonald Tunnel, which is a 9 mile long mechanical tunnel with special doors and venting systems inside to pump out the diesel exhaust.
This particular picture is from an avalanche 10 years ago that took out a control shed and closed the tracks for a while.
Son Doong cave is world’s largest cave, located in Quang Binh province, Vietnam. It is found by a local man named Ho Khanh in 1991 and was recently discovered in 2009 by British cavers, led by Howard Limbert. The name “Son Doong” cave means “mountain river cave”, It was created 2-5 million years ago by […]
by Michael Nichols as part of his national geographic photo shoot.
I hope for those poor kids sake that skittles start raining down.