30 Photos That Prove The World Is Stranger (And More Wonderful) Than You Think.
#7. The chandelier in the Sedlec Ossuary in Kutná Hora, Czech Republic, is made of at least one of every human bone.
#8. The Blue Tunnel near the Schirmacher Oasis, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica stands at an incredible 5 meters high and stretches 150 meters long.
#9. Have you ever seen a shoebill? Also called a whale-head and shoe-billed stork, this peculiar looking bird can live up to 35 years in the wild. Shoebills are native to eastern Africa and are considered a vulnerable species. A tall bird, some can grow up to 5 feet tall!
#10. According to Forbes, Denmark is the world's happiest country. Here's a photo of Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen.
#11. Sam the Koala receives help from a firefighter during the aftermath of the Black Saturday bushfires in Australia.
#12. According to an article by CNN, "Green Eggs and Ham" resulted from a bet between Dr. Seuss and his editor, Bennett Cerf. Cerf bet the author that he couldn't write a book using 50 words or less.
The 50 words used by Mr. Geisel are: a, am, and, anywhere, are, be, boat, box, car, could, dark, do, eat, eggs, fox, goat, good, green, ham, here, house, I, if, in, let, like, may, me, mouse, not, on, or, rain, Sam, say, see, so, thank, that, the, them, there, they, train, tree, try, will, with, would, you.
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