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Old August 29th, 2010, 12:45 AM   #1
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Architecture of Nature

Natural buildings which look like man-made!

Solomon Citadel, Gachsaran, Iran:









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Old August 29th, 2010, 02:57 PM   #2
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Czyżby matka natura też miała ciągoty architektoniczne? Chciałem dać to do dziwne szokujące ciekawe, ale skojarzenia z architekturą brutalizmu przeważyło.

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Old August 29th, 2010, 06:23 PM   #3
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Badab Surt in Orost, Iran: (Look at its different colors)





















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Old August 29th, 2010, 06:33 PM   #4
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Lut Desert, land of natural skyscrapers!



Lut enjoys some universal records:

The longest widespread system of kalouts/yardangs in the world (120 km long in 80 km wide).
The tallest sand pyramid of the world (nearly 500 M high)
The hottest point of the world (based on the studies on the satellite images and data).
The biggest nebkas in the world.
The largest region in the world with no plant and no life even bacteria.

Martian City of Kaluts, Lut Desert, Iran:















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Old August 29th, 2010, 06:39 PM   #5
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Old August 31st, 2010, 10:53 AM   #8
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Uluru - Northern Territory, Australia - 348m tall natural rock formation.

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Bungle Bungles - Western Australia - Natural rock formations

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Old August 31st, 2010, 03:03 PM   #9
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This is a wonderful thread over here!

Great ones, an to be honest it isnt that weird... a lot of our creations are inspired by nature so maybe its just logical
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lovely thread, thats for sure!
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wonderful thread
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Rauk formations near Gotland island, Sweden:

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N7B_2144 by Gotland.info, on Flickr

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Gotland Rauk Hunden by wolligraf, on Flickr

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Happiness is a Swedish sunset; it is there for all, but most of us look the other way and lose it by Christolakis, on Flickr

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nice.
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Well, well, well, nature does some really incredible things.
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Wow beautiful places, nice pics.
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