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Historical photos (part 3)

Historical photos (part 3)
Historical photos (part 3) ‘Powder Monkey’ on the USS New Hampshire (1864) ‘The moment a dragon is slain’ Puppet Show (Paris 1963) (COLORIZED) Lt. Custer and Union Troops (1862) 9 Kings in Windsor Castle (May 20th, 1910) A vac sealed sachet of one of the astronauts children during Apollo 11 Armstrong post-moonwalk Bombs dropped on Kobe, Japan (1945) Disney brothers with their wives and mother on the day they opened their studio in 1923 Douglas MacArthur signs formal surrender of Japan (1945) First picture ever taken in space (1946) German flying ace, ‘The Red Baron’ and his dog (1916) Headquarters of Benito Mussolini and the Italian Fascist Party (1934) Hiroshima – Before and After (1945) Hitler looking at the Gustav Railway gun (1942) Hungarian Revolution of 1956 JFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962) Joseph and magda Goebbels on their wedding day. Goebbels, Hitler’s Propaganda Minister. 1933 in Geneva by Alfred Eisenstaedt Last photo taken of the Titanic (1912) Samurai (ca. 1860-1880)

Bontebok are Incredibly Handsome 'Extinct in the Wild' Creatures photo: Nico Smit photo: Ecoprint Habitat: South Africa & LesothoStatus: Least Concern This handsome creature is called the Bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygarus), one of the rarest antelopes in Southern Africa. Both species of Bontebok are extinct in the wild. photo: Duncan Noakes Young bontebok will eventually grow into full-size adults, measuring 80 to 100 cm (31 to 39 in) high at the shoulder and 120 to 210 cm (47 to 83 in) along the head and body.

USA 360 Virtual Tours USA 360 Panoramas America - Travel USA, New York, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon Earth from Above a collection of aerial photography "Earth From Above" is the result of the aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand's five-year airborne odyssey across six continents. It's a spectacular presentation of large scale photographs of astonishing natural landscapes. Every stunning aerial photograph tells a story about our changing planet. Coal mine in South Africa Sha Kibbutz, Israel Military cemetery in Verdun, France Suburbs of Copenhagen, Denmark Elephants on the savannah, Botswana Favelas in Rio de Janeiro Ruins of the medieval city of Shali, Egypt Switzerland Gullholmen, Sweden Denver, USA Fraser Island dune, Australia Pena, Portugal Amazon River, Brazil Suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa Machu Picchu, Peru Walled City of Dubrovnik, Croatia The Changping District in Beijing, China Cattle near the Masai Mara National Park, Kenya Tasmania, Australia Boat Houses in Lagos, Nigeria Bazaar of Istanbul, Turkey Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany Hashima Island, Japan Stockholm, Sweden Boats stranded on the dry Aral Sea, Kazakhstan Varanasi, India

Photo Album 20 Most Amazing Microscope Shots These microscope pictures are taken from the book ‘ Microcosmos’, created by Brandon Brill . This book includes many scanning electron microscope (SEM) images of insects, human body parts and household items. These are the most amazing images of what is too small to see with the naked eye. 01 – A wood or heathland Ant, Formica fusca, holding a microchip 02 – The surface of an Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory silicon microchip 03 – Eyelash hairs growing from the surface of human skin 04 – The surface of a strawberry 05 – Bacteria on the surface of a human tongue 06 – Human sperm (spermatozoa), the male sex cells 07 – The nylon hooks and loops of velcro 08 – Household dust which includes long hairs such as cat fur, twisted synthetic and woolen fibers, serrated insect scales, a pollen grain, plant and insect remains 09 -The weave of a nylon stocking 10 – The end of the tongue (proboscis) of a hummingbird hawkmoth 11 – The head of a mosquito 12 – A human head louse clinging to a hair

Des images époustouflantes des civilisations et des peuples primitifs en voie de disparition ! le photographe Jimmy Nelson entend garder trace de civilisations en passe de disparaître. Aux quatre coins du globe. C’est en visitant 35 de ces tribus plus ou moins célèbres que le reporter a pu dresser ce constat. Les photos sont, il faut le dire, assez impressionnantes et glaçantes (on peut d’ailleurs acquérir le livre regroupant l’ensemble des clichés par ici). Les Kazakhs, Asie centrale Peuple kazakh est l’un des peuples musulmans d’origine turque, qui sont stationnés dans la partie nord de l’Asie centrale, en particulier dans la zone située entre la Sibérie et la mer Noire. La Tribu Huli , Nouvelle Guinée La population est d’environ trois millions de personnes, dont la plupart vivent dans les régions montagneuses. La Tribu Lázaro, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée: La Tribu Kalam, la partie orientale de la Nouvelle-Guinée: La moitié orientale de la Nouvelle-Guinée a obtenu son indépendance de l’Australie en 1975, lors de la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée est né. Liens commerciaux

Почти нетронутая природа - водопад Ресторан, Филиппины Image credit Visiting this interesting Waterfall Restaurant located in San Pablo City, Philippines at the Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort can be a truly unique and memorable experience. Visitors can enjoy in lunch served on bamboo dining tables while the crystalline running water flows under their feet. Besides enjoying the authentic local cuisine, you can enjoy the almost untouched nature of the region formerly occupied by a farm and coconut plantations. If you need to spend calories after lunch then you have opportunity to do some sports activities like Bamboo rafts . Image credit Also, guests have the opportunity to watch the Philippine Experience Show where the country’s rich culture comes to life, from its ethnic diversity to its colonial legacy. Image credit Image credit If you are admirer of bird watching this is the place for you. Image credit Image credit …One more thing, if you planning your wedding, this can be perfect place for that special day. Source: 1, 2, 3, 4

Блестящие фотографии из архивов NatGeo National Geographic is the source for photos, free desktop wallpapers of places, animals, nature, underwater, travel, and more.It's a long time inspiration for me but now only the time helps me to bring these awesome photographs for your display.I am very happy to bring those "brilliant photography from national geographic archives" here.The following 60 beautiful photographs has beautiful wild life,nature,people and bird photos. All the credit goes to Nationalgeographic and all the photographers :) About the author