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San Andreas Scavenger Hunt
Discover the signs of Southern California's most threatening earthquake fault, hidden in plain view.
Once home to Komodo dragons, this island dreamscape has a rare combination of white, pink, and black sand beaches.
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Jekyll Island, Georgia
Constant erosion has created a surreal landscape of bleached and preserved fallen trees.
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Bryan Mound Strategic Petroleum Reserve
This hollowed salt dome is the largest oil storage facility in the world, hoarding 250 million barrels of crude oil.
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Blankenburg (Harz), Germany
Teufelsmauer (The Devil's Wall)
A strange rock formation with numerous legends trying to explain it.
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Tatami-ishi (Tatami Rocks)
Unusual hexagonal rocks formed by cooling lava named for their resemblance to traditional Japanese tatami mats.
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Old Man of Hoy
A red sandstone freestanding monolith rises out of the sea in northern Scotland.
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This dramatic landscape hidden on the Isle of Skye looks as though you've stepped into the magical realm.
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Some of the ancient-looking huts among these strange rock formations aren't ancient at all, but built as part of a movie set.
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Medicine Rocks State Park
This beautiful ancient site dotted with unusual perforated sandstone pillars was considered sacred by American Indian tribes.
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Division No. 23, Canada
Little Limestone Lake
The world's largest and most outstanding marl lake regularly changes color.
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Metolius Balancing Rocks
Formerly secret, precariously perched boulders.
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Davis-Schrimpf Seep Field
Burping, gurgling geothermal mud pots by the Salton Sea.
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Pravčická brána (Pravčice Gate)
Europe's largest natural bridge has a 19th century royal chateau built into its side.
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The view from this giant Stone Age toad is unexpectedly beautiful.
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Leiðarendi Lava Tube
A winding, blood-red tunnel of hardened lava navigable by foot.
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Knocknakilla Stone Circle
Just another ancient, mysterious Irish stone circle.
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Dramatic sea stacks adorn the coast of this small village on the Adriatic coast.
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