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Waterloo, New York
The M'Clintock House
A historic home with ties to the abolition and suffrage movements.
Added by AaronNetsky
Hambantota, Sri Lanka
Tsunami Memorial at Yala National Park
Only the foundation remains of the rest stop building that was hit by three large tsunami waves, killing 47 visitors.
Added by Capos
Moneragala, Sri Lanka
Udawalawe National Park
Huge herds of Asian elephants can be seen walking, bathing, and just chilling at this Sri Lankan park.
Added by kelintonfelder123
Yosemite's Waterfalls Are Back and Everyone Loves It
Serious snowmelt is leading to serious sightseers.
May 19, 2017
ambon Kalai, Thailand
Ko Ta Pu (James Bond Island)
A tall karst islet popularized by 007.
Added by lewblank
The Embarrassing History of Crap Thrown Into Yellowstone's Geysers
Laundry, horseshoes, coins, and the collective decency of humanity.
April 14, 2017
Khustain Nuruu National Park
The grassy landscape is home to the world's last truly wild horses.
Added by Max Cortesi
George Washington Memorial Parkway
This isn't your average roadway—it's actually a National Park and a transportation pioneer.
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Shark Point Reef
One of the few places where inexperienced snorkelers can spot a shark.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Ai-Ais—Richtersveld Transfrontier Park
A seemingly desolate park that belongs to two countries actually supports all kinds of wildlife.
Added by ahnluhn
Glacier Bears of Glacier Bay National Park
A rare kind of blue bear can be found chiefly in the national park that shares its name.
Added by AaronNetsky
Ladder Creek Falls and Gardens
The illuminated falls are a gem in North Cascades National Park.
Added by duckfan
Magdalena, New Mexico
Gila Cliff Dwellings
These ruins of a pre-Columbian cliff village are among the most beautiful and well preserved in New Mexico.
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Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Lone Star Geyser
This Yellowstone geyser may not shoot as high as the nearby Old Faithful, but it erupts for considerably longer.
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Yellowstone Owes Its Early Success To Public Bear Feeding
Nightly garbage feedings, roadside gangster bears, and a public "Bear Lunch Counter" were a deliberate strategy to help set the park apart.
August 31, 2016
Behold a Glorious Vintage Map of Yosemite National Park
Can you find your favorite spots in this 85-year-old artistic map?
August 29, 2016
Here Are 17 Hidden Spots Inside America's National Parks and Forests
Celebrate 100 years of national parks by exploring these secret places.
August 25, 2016
On the Oregon coast there is a natural hole that seems to be draining the sea.
Added by DCrane
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