Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia During the rainy season, the world’s largest salt flat becomes the world's largest mirror. The Salar was born when several prehistoric lakes joined into one. The salt flat is so reflective, it’s used to calibrate satellites.
Trolltunga Cliff is a horizontally hanging rock formation in Skjeggedal, Norway. Translated in English as “The Trolls Tongue”, Trolltunga lingers around 700 feet above the Norwegian lake known as Ringedalsvatnet.
Shorter toothbrushes, lighter weights and longer distances. Ultralight backpacking and its subsequent bragging rights are all the rage right now, but are its goals-based proponents missing the entire point?
by natgeo: Photo by Corey Rich The Daily Commute: Climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson rely on a network of rigged ropes to move up and down the of El Capitan in order to access the hardest pitches.