38 Wow Photos Proving Our World is Full of Surprising Things

You can always unwind by renewing your appreciation of the world by uncovering the hidden treasures that lay hidden in our marvelous world.


The daily grind of routine can dull out even to the most innovative and enthusiastic minds. This is why it is important that we take some time off from routine work, and let ourselves explore our amazing world because we will never stop getting surprised by it. What? You think that you have seen, read, and learned everything about this amazing world? Well, my friends, you are utterly wrong! Our world will always have the “wow factor.” There is always something out there that will surprise us for no particular reason.

In this post, we have listed 30 wow photos proving our world is full of surprising things. Scroll on peeps and enjoy!

  1. 1 An elephant's foot

  2. 2 This isn’t a bad cut-and-paste job: actually, it’s a German magician who pulls public stunts like this.

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  4. 4 Frying pan beach sculpture, Sydney, Australia

  5. 5 Real life Ukrainian Barbie Valeria Lukyanova

  6. 6 Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are actually playing tennis on a water court.

  7. 7 I don’t know how I feel about this

  8. 8 11. Europe is a trippy, terrifying place.

  9. 9 This might have actually saved someone's life

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  11. 11 Inside Beauty...

  12. 12 An incredible photograph that’s a real head-tilter. A Philippe Ramette photograph rotated 90°.

  13. 13 These plants look like tiny hands

  14. 14 The largest known flying animal ever exist. Quetzalcoatlus northropi model next to a 1.8m man.

  15. 15 I met my doppelgänger today!

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  17. 17 Underwater Waterfalls

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  20. 20 The sunset in Manhattan tonight made the city look like it was on fire

  21. 21 My chicken laid a perfectly round egg a few months ago

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  23. 23 The 2010 Guatemala City sinkhole that killed 15 people.

  24. 24 The Eureka Tower Car Park in Melbourne, Australia. It’s has optical illusion lettering

  25. 25 This isn’t a family of giants – they just took a photo on a mountain that blended perfectly with the rock below it. Try to spot the little guy.

  26. 26 NZ Earthquake shows its force on railway lines. This is not photo-shopped.

  27. 27 Lava Skull! (Not photoshopped)

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  30. 30 This is just a cross sea: an area where waves from two different directions meet.

  31. 31 No magic, just amazing flexibility and a well-framed shot.

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  33. 33 Camel Thorn Trees, NAMIBIA

    Tinted orange by the morning sun, a soaring dune is the backdrop for the hulks of camel thorn trees in Namib-Naukluft Park.

  34. 34 This giant, terrifying Eddie Murphy head

  35. 35 Lake Baikal Eastern Siberia

  36. 36 The runway at the Gibraltar International Airport has a road crossing it

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  38. 38 Vatnajokull Glacier Cave in Iceland.

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