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Shark Bay Western Australia, Inscribed as a World Heritage Site in 1991, the site covers an area of 2,200,902 hectares (5,438,550 acres).

Shark Bay Western Australia, Inscribed as a World Heritage Site in 1991, the site covers an area of 2,200,902 hectares (5,438,550 acres).

Here is an Overview of Valparaíso, Chile to continue this week’s focus on our oceans. The city, home to 285,000 residents, is built upon dozens of steep hillsides and is known as “The Jewel of the Pacific”. In 2015, the Chilean government announced that it had created the largest marine reserve in the Americas by protecting an area of 115,000 miles (roughly the size of Italy) off its coast.  -33.0290936,-71.646348  Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Here is an Overview of Valparaíso, Chile to continue this week’s focus on our oceans. The city, home to 285,000 residents, is built upon dozens of steep hillsides and is known as “The Jewel of the Pacific”. In 2015, the Chilean government announced that it had created the largest marine reserve in the Americas by protecting an area of 115,000 miles (roughly the size of Italy) off its coast. -33.0290936,-71.646348 Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Check out this incredible drone shot of terraced farming in Bali, Indonesia. Terraced fields decrease both erosion and surface runoff, and are often used when growing crops that require irrigation, such as rice.  Photograph by Kendall Martin

Check out this incredible drone shot of terraced farming in Bali, Indonesia. Terraced fields decrease both erosion and surface runoff, and are often used when growing crops that require irrigation, such as rice. Photograph by Kendall Martin

Westerdok Disctrict, Amsterdam, Netherlands                                                                                                                                                      More

Westerdok Disctrict, Amsterdam, Netherlands More

Belo Horizonte is the sixth largest city in Brazil with a population of roughly five million people. The city was constructed at the end of the 19th century with a planned, symmetrical array of perpendicular and diagonal streets in its downtown area. The roads are named after the Brazilian states and the indigenous tribes of Brazil.  19°55′S 43°56′W  Instagram: http://bit.ly/2wYdDEY  Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Belo Horizonte is the sixth largest city in Brazil with a population of roughly five million people. The city was constructed at the end of the 19th century with a planned, symmetrical array of perpendicular and diagonal streets in its downtown area. The roads are named after the Brazilian states and the indigenous tribes of Brazil. 19°55′S 43°56′W Instagram: http://bit.ly/2wYdDEY Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Munsu Water Park is located in Pyongyang, North Korea. The facility is open year-round with water slides, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, various sport courts, and a rock climbing wall.  Instagram: http://bit.ly/2uNJkPE  39.039177°, 125.780009°  Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Munsu Water Park is located in Pyongyang, North Korea. The facility is open year-round with water slides, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, various sport courts, and a rock climbing wall. Instagram: http://bit.ly/2uNJkPE 39.039177°, 125.780009° Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Waves roll into the beach by the Santa Monica Pier in California, USA. The pier first opened in 1909 and now contains a popular amusement park with a roller coast and a one-of-a-kind, solar paneled Ferris wheel.  Instagram: http://bit.ly/2w14CgO  34°00′31″N 118°29′55″W  Source imagery: @nearmap

Waves roll into the beach by the Santa Monica Pier in California, USA. The pier first opened in 1909 and now contains a popular amusement park with a roller coast and a one-of-a-kind, solar paneled Ferris wheel. Instagram: http://bit.ly/2w14CgO 34°00′31″N 118°29′55″W Source imagery: @nearmap

8,000 glowing balloons trace a 15 km long segment of the wall that once separated the Berlin. Titled 'Lichtgrenze' (meaning 'border of light'), the installation in November 2014 commemorated the 25th anniversary of the wall's collapse. I am so grateful to have had five weeks to get to know and experience this amazing city. The vibes, the space, the culture, the food, and the amazing people of Berlin have made me feel at home and I look forward to many more adventures here in the years to…

8,000 glowing balloons trace a 15 km long segment of the wall that once separated the Berlin. Titled 'Lichtgrenze' (meaning 'border of light'), the installation in November 2014 commemorated the 25th anniversary of the wall's collapse. I am so grateful to have had five weeks to get to know and experience this amazing city. The vibes, the space, the culture, the food, and the amazing people of Berlin have made me feel at home and I look forward to many more adventures here in the years to…

The Mir Mine is an inactive, open-pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Eastern Siberia, Russia. The mine is 1,722 feet (525 m) deep and has a diameter of 3,900 feet (1,200 m), making it the second largest excavated hole in the world. Active for 44 years, the mine had an output of 10 million carats of diamond per year during peak production in the 1960’s.  62°31′45.92″N 113°59′36.74″E  See more on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1QYenit  Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

The Mir Mine is an inactive, open-pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Eastern Siberia, Russia. The mine is 1,722 feet (525 m) deep and has a diameter of 3,900 feet (1,200 m), making it the second largest excavated hole in the world. Active for 44 years, the mine had an output of 10 million carats of diamond per year during peak production in the 1960’s. 62°31′45.92″N 113°59′36.74″E See more on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1QYenit Source imagery: DigitalGlobe

Iguazu Falls, the largest waterfall system in the world, is located on the border of Argentina and Brazil. Approximately half of the Iguazu River flows into a long and narrow chasm called the Devil's Throat — the u-shaped falls seen here at left — that is roughly 700 meters (2,297 ft) high. The total number of waterfalls at Igauzu fluctuates between from 150 to 300, depending on the water level.  See more on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2htHcu5  25°41′12″S 54°26′41″W  Source imagery…

Iguazu Falls, the largest waterfall system in the world, is located on the border of Argentina and Brazil. Approximately half of the Iguazu River flows into a long and narrow chasm called the Devil's Throat — the u-shaped falls seen here at left — that is roughly 700 meters (2,297 ft) high. The total number of waterfalls at Igauzu fluctuates between from 150 to 300, depending on the water level. See more on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2htHcu5 25°41′12″S 54°26′41″W Source imagery…

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