Gate of all nations or Gate of Xerxes located at the ancient city of Persepolis. 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. Xerxes, who built this structure, named it "The Gate of All Countries" during the Persian em
Large Boabab Tree - Also known as the "tree of life", Baobab trees, found in Africa and India, can live for several thousand years. They have little wood fiber, but can store large quantities of water.
José Manuel Castro López creates stone sculptures that look bizarrely squishy. The sculptures cleverly play with our assumptions with drapery-like folds and bends that look surrealistically out of place.
A strange relief on the Temple of Hathor wall depicts what some may suggest is a light bulb, now referred to as the Dendera Bulb. Is it possible that the ancients possessed the knowledge of electricity. (Photo Credit: Courtesy Prometheus Pictures, Inc.