When it slammed into the surface of Earth, there was little sign of the beauty that lay inside.
But cutting the Fukang meteorite open yielded a breathtaking sight.
Within the rock, translucent golden crystals of a mineral called olivine gleamed among a silvery honeycomb of nickel-iron.
The creators of these road signs and signals have unusual imagination. I am sure, they wanted to make life simpler and easier for others, but they rather made ??it more fun. Now you will see the funny signs and symbols from around the world.Read more: WTF Signs (30 pics)
In Tver a cat stuck on the cornice of the 7th floor, as it turned out, it was a cat named Alex. He spent several days on a narrow cornice waiting for help. A watchful neighbor heard the cries of kitty, but she couldn’t help him by herself. Then she wrote an appeal to the social network. A few hours later, rescuers arrived at the scene and rescued the cat. That’s the story with a happy ending.Read more: Saving A Cat Stuck On The 7th Floor (5 pics)
The author tells about his friend who has very specific taste. For example: he likes fried mayonnaise. Now you will know about the culinary delights, which is called “Homemade ice cream with bacon and bourbon.”It is very easy to cook, you just cover bacon with melted brown sugar…Read more: Ice Cream With Bacon And Bourbon (5 pics)
Even simple tasks used to be fraught with difficulty for Fraser Booth.
The four-year-old, who is autistic, easily became overwhelmed by everyday events, resulting in tears and temper tantrums.
Then Billy the stray cat came along. Abandoned by his previous owner and rescued from a boarded-up council house by a charity, he had not had the easiest start to life.
Everybody remembers the film Pippi Longstocking. Inger Nilsson from Sweden was thje star of this movie. Let’s look at her, how she has changed.Read more: What Does Pippi Longstocking Look Like Now? (5 pics)
One of France’s most popular attractions is the castle of Mont Saint-Michel. How often have you ever seen the monastery on a rock sticking out of the water depths? It looks stunning.Read more: Impregnable Castle of Mont Saint Michel (13 pics)
Reuters recently assigned a number of photographers to capture images of a struggling generation. The result is this series of portraits of graduates from around the world who have been unable to find work in their degree fields and have ended up in poorly paid service industry jobs. Although their current positions may be disappointing, the subjects in these photos may count themselves lucky to have any job at all — the International Labor Organization estimates the number of people aged 15 to 24 without a job at almost 75 million. From a cook in Athens with a degree in civil engineering to a waiter in Algiers with a masters in corporate finance, these young people have spent years studying hard to compete in the 21st century, only to discover that even the most desirable qualifications mean little in a distressed global economy.Read more: Not Where They Hoped Theyd Be (17 pics)