Cave

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Dunes

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Arenaceous Anti-Desertification Architecture uses bacteria to weld sand together, creating sandstone from the shifting Sahara. In principle, it could turn desert into dwellings on a massive scale: the designers propose creating a vast wall across africa, permanently holding back the dunes. [BLDGBLG]

Yaciretá Hydroelectric

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Nilton Ramos Quoirin’s photostream via BBG

Detroit

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At Time, Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre photograph Detriot’s “beautiful, horrible decline.

The ampitheater at Buzludzha

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Source [Artifical Owl]

Mare Nostrum

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Source: BrotherTao’s Gallery

Atlantis, physical

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Maunsell Forts on the Thames

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Photo: Shivering Sands sea forts [Diamond Geezer's photostream]

Fly Ranch, Nevada

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Photo: “Fly Geyser” by Rodney Lough of Happy Valley, Oregon. [Linkinn]

Ancient forest preserved in bog

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“Naturalists in Cambridgeshire say they have been astounded by the large number of ancient trees that have been found preserved in the peat soil of the Fens.” [BBC]

Photo: Xenocryst (Of different fens!)

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