10 of the World's Strangest Plant Species - weird plants, strange plants - Oddee
Baobab is the common name of a genus (Adansonia) containing eight species of trees, native to Madagascar, mainland Africa and Australia. Also known as the Bottle Tree, not only do they look like bottles, but the trees typically store around 300 liters of water! They often live over 500 years.
Hamar woman on market day in the remote Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region of southwestern Ethiopia. Elegantly adorned with copper bracelets and glass-beaded goatskin clothing. Another version of this photograph appears in AfroStyleMag, Issue 7, 2012. Street Portraits GettyImages
The Jami Masjid cenatoph interiors — A Hindu-Muslim blend
Cenatoph at Jami Masjid, Champaner, Gujarat.The Jami Masjid in the most imposing monument in Champaner-Pavagadh, located just outside the royal enclosure. This structure is classified architecturally as one of the finest mosques of Gujarat by Fergusson. Jami Masjid was built in the year 1508-9 AD by Sultan Mehmud Begda (1458-1511 AD). It is one of the finest mosques and a huge structure with its walls enclosing an area of 72 meters by 60 meters. Two 33 meter high minarets adorn the central…