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Vista aérea de uma cratera no deserto do Saara, na Mauritânia, África

Dutch astronaut Andre Kuipers snapped this hypnotic image of the so-called Richat structure in Mauritania, as the space station flew over the Sahara Desert on the Atlantic Coast of West Africa.

A 4.4 bilion year old gem stone found in Australia's Jack Hills region, a tiny zircon crystal, is the oldest dated fragment of Earth's crust thus far discovered and dated.

Scientists find 4 billion year-old gem in Australia

A bilion year old gem stone found in Australia's Jack Hills region, a tiny zircon crystal, is the oldest dated fragment of Earth's crust thus far discovered and dated.

33 Stunning Photos Of Our Amazing Planet Earth Taken By A Guy In Space - BuzzFeed Mobile

33 Stunning Photos Of Our Amazing Planet Earth Taken By A Guy In Space

'Veins' in the Somalian desert. (Picture taken from the International Space Station (ISS) by André Kuipers) Credit: ESA/NASA

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Black Marble #NASA

The Black Marble 2012 (Europe, Africa, and Asia), captured by Suomi NPP

Fantastic Pit at Ellison's Cave, Georgia

Fantastic Pit at Ellison's Cave, Georgia Ellison's Cave far under Pigeon Mountain in northwest Georgia. The cave's "Fantastic Pit," seen here, is the deepest cave drop in the continental United States at a staggering 586 vertical feet vertical meters).

Le Monde, Fr Image du jour - Rencontre d'une coulée de lave et d'une vague, Hawaï. crédit photo : CJ Kale  Imagen del día - reunión de un flujo de lava y una ola, Hawaii. crédito: CJ Kale (Traducido por Bing)

Lava Tube from the Surf - Big Island, Hawaii CJ Kale Back to the Big Island! Recently we featured a close up of fresh lava HERE. Now we are bringing you a first from CJ Kale and his surf lava images. He and Nick Selway braved

California has a 93 percent chance of a magnitude-7 or greater earthquake occurring by 2045. Early warning systems, now in development, could limit casualties and damage.

Earthquake Watch: California Is Overdue for a 'Big One'

California has a 93 percent chance of a magnitude-7 or greater earthquake occurring by 2045. Early warning systems, now in development, could limit casualties and damage.

For an experiment I had to be quiet for 10 min, so I looked out the window. And saw an active Etna! | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

These weren't taken by a billion dollar satellite, just a dude and his Nikon. Turns out Dutch astronaut and physician Andre Kuipers, currently doing research on the International Space Stat

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