18 Truly Remarkable Photos Everyone Needs To See

The world is genuinely full of amazing things, some that you could never have imagined existed if you didn’t see them with your own eyes. Discovering them, one wonder at a time, is what makes life so exciting.

Frozen waves on the shores of the island of Nantucket.

A turtle riding a jellyfish.

Hyperion, the tallest tree in the world. It’s 379 ft tall, and approximately 700-800 years old.

The Fukang meteorite, a precious gift the universe brought to Earth, is believed to be some 4.5 billion years old.

What a solar eclipse looks like from space.

Birds, lit up by a fire raging below, find their way through thick black smoke.

A temple in Kyoto, Japan, hidden by snow.

Shadows thousands of miles long cast by clouds on Earth’s surface.