Massive items that were created by or carved out by humans|
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|A nice painting on the ground of an open air bath in Nuremberg.||08/22/2007||527|
|A painter has created a painting by crayons on the pavement at the Cologne Cathedral. ||07/28/2007||838|
|Strange X marks on the south side of mountain RTANJ in central Serbia. Mount Rtanj have peak called Siljak (eng. Spike) 1570m wich have very straight lines and some thinks it could be some pyramidal structure inside it. The legend says that a great wizard lived here and his castle was as big as peak Spike and that mountain is full of gold and precious gems...|
Maybe X marks the spot? :)
|A happy face at a closed air force base..hm..||06/10/2007||880|
|This mail box is also the biggest in the world.|
When children from around the world write Santa in Greenland the letters lands in this box. They are then emptyed on december 24th. and Santa and his helpers write them back before he flews out aroound the world with presents.
The mail box was in 2006 moved to a new and more visible place for all.
|That's a Eucalyptus alignemente, normally used to protect plantations against the wind, but This guy did it in a artistic way.!! ||05/31/2007||1,813|
|In Kassel Wilhelmshöhe you find a gigantic waterpark, the Kasseler Kaskaden. |
When the waterplay runs 350.000 liters of water flows down in a difference of high of 80 meters. The totally length of 400 meters.
It was constructed between 1792 and 1793 by Karl Steinhöfer and begin at the Herkules tower on top of the hill.
From the Herkules is a 250 mete...
|Elbe Crossing 2 is a group of pylons providing overhead lines for four 380kV three phase AC current circuits across the River Elbe. It was constructed between 1976 and 1978 to supplement Elbe Crossing 1, and consists of 4 masts: |
* A 76 meter tall anchor pylon located in Lower Saxony, on the Elbe's southern banks.
* Two carrying pylons, each 227 meters tall. One i...
|These replicas of the danish islands Lolland and Falster you can find at the playground of Knuthenborg Safari Park.||04/22/2007||449|
|A cool looking face in a field in Italy.||04/12/2007||783|
|The Corn Palace is a multi-purpose arena/facility located in Mitchell, South Dakota. It is a popular tourist destination, visited by over 500,000 people each year. It consists of a building that is decorated with murals and designs made from corn and other grains.|
|The Peachoid is the name of a very large water tower in Gaffney, South Carolina, that resembles a peach. The water tower holds one million gallons of water and is located on Interstate 85 between exits 90 & 92 (near The Cherokee Foothills National Scenic Highway). An example of folly architecture, the Peachoid is one of the most recognizable landmarks on the part of I-85 connecting Charlott...||03/27/2007||915|
|The Big Chicken is a local landmark in Marietta, Georgia, built at the city's biggest intersection of Cobb Parkway (US 41) and Roswell Road (S. R. 120) - - exact address 12 Cobb Pkwy N, Marietta GA 30062.|
In 1963, Johnny Reb's Chick, Chuck and Shake owner S.R. "Tubby" Davis erected the 56-foot (17-meter) tall structure over his restaurant as a method of advertising. It ...
|The Big Nickel is a nine-metre (30-foot) replica of a 1951 Canadian nickel, located at the grounds of Dynamic Earth in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. It is listed in the Guinness Book of Records, as the world's largest coin.|
The nickel was originally proposed by Sudbury businessman Ted Szilva in the early 1960s as a project to mark the upcoming Canadian centennial. The Canadia...
|The Big Pineapple is a tourist attraction and working farm situated at Woombye near Nambour, Queensland. There are rides, tours of pineapple plantations and other agricultural products, shops, restaurants and exhibits for visitors to enjoy.|
The Big Pineapple is 16 metres high and was originally opened in 1971. Entry is free. The attraction went on the market in June 2005.
|The Golden Guitar is a one of the many "big" attractions that can be found around Australia. Located in Tamworth, New South Wales, this monument is one of the best-known points of interest in Western NSW.|
The Golden Guitar was erected in front of the famous Longyard Hotel on the Sydney Road in 1988. It was unveiled by Australia's most popular country music artist, Slim ...
|A humongous baseball bat in Edmonton, Canada.||03/27/2007||493|
|Here's the elusive Great Wall in 3D||03/24/2007||1,738|
|Glyph on island NW of Fiji||03/17/2007||415|
|This shark is HUGE.||03/14/2007||1,424|
|Sculpture Elia outside Herning was created by the swedish artist Ingvar Cronhammar in 2001.|
The external curved surface is shaped as a spherical cap, where the diameter of the sphere is 88m. The diameter of the cap at ground level is 60m. Staircases 10m wide are built into the spherical cap facing each of the four corners of the globe. The staircases have very large steps (about ...
|This 26 meter high Tuborg beer bottle was build for the Nordic Industry Exhibition in Tivoli in 1888.||03/05/2007||416|
|These artwork of Hans Christian Andersen created in paper he called "Sun as face". The original can be seen in Hans Christian Andersens House in Odense.|
To his 200th birthday in 2005 the community of Odense made 4 replicas in the park at Odense Castle. They were made by narcisses and gravel. June 2006 they were removed.
On the map you see 3 of the faces.
|Found this near a whale sanctuary in Baja. Anyone know anything about this?||03/04/2007||805|
|This worldmap in Lake Klejtrup was created 1944 to 1969 by a danish-american, Soeren Poulsen.|
1943 he came back to this place where he was born and he found a piece of rock that looked like Jutland peninsula and after this find he wanted to create this world map.
Facts about the map:
• The Map measures 45 metres by 90 (49 yards by 98).
• One 111-kilometer (6...