Jon Tjader captured this photo as the sun set in Antarctica. "I have been to over 60 different countries, and Antarctica hands down takes the cake as the most spectacular landscape on the planet," he said.
On another daily hike to the glacier, I came around the bend to see this. Besides the massive nature of the ice wall, I think one of my favorite parts might be those soft-looking giant marshmallows of snow along the bottom. Each one of those is quite mass
Mount Roraima, two billion years in making, is surrounded by tall cliffs on ALL sides! This mountain’s location – in South America – forms a triple border with Brazil, Venezuela and Guyana. It forms the highest peak of Guyana’s Highland Range.
Imagine that archaeologists, digging a thousand year old virgin site in Antarctica, come across an inscription deep underground that shows the sun, and next to it the numbers miles per second, the speed of light.