Heart Mountain near the Montana-Wyoming border once moved 100 kilometres in a half-hour in a catastrophic scenario during the early Eocene .
The Mountain originally formed with the Absaroka Range, to the West, about 50 million years ago.
However, lava from deep underground slid the mountain to its present position.
The Heart Mountain block slide of northwestern Wyoming a...
The three Storegga Slides count among the largest recorded landslides. They occurred under water on the edge of Norway's continental shelf (Storegga is Norwegian for "the Great Edge") in the Norwegian Sea, where an area the size of Iceland slid, causing a megatsunami in the North Atlantic Ocean.
The first slide occurred approximately 30,000-35,000 years before present. The sec...
This is Tower Park, Boutnemouth, UK The water park is called Splashdown. There are only water slides there - no swimming pools! - great fun though! especially the screamer! (smallest slide on the SE tower - its almost vertical!)
This point, at 51°10 N 10° 27 East, was in 1990 defined by Dr. -Ing. Heinz Finger as the centre of Germany by middling the outermost borderpoints of Germany. There are four other villages which claim the center as their territory.
The "Bundesnachrichtendienst" BND, is the Secret Service of Germany. The Headquarter is in Pullach next to Gruenwald, in the very south of Munich. Bavaria - Germany. It's not allowed to make pictures of the military territory...
These are photos of Group Mission #174 to Cologne, Germany on Jan 14th, 1945. The Allies were just breaking out of the battle of the bulge and pushing the Germany army back to Germany. This tactical mission was to destroy a bridge across the Rhine to prevent supplies from arriving and troops from fleeing. Bombing results were excellent.
This is a very fast modelled version of the AWD Arena in Hannover, Germany. In 2006 there will be the international "fussball" championship in germany and some games will be played here. Strange colors, but gives you a very good impression about the design.