Tag: sand

Jun 28, 2017

This Lego Sand Roller Coaster on the Beach is Awesome

This Lego Sand Roller Coaster on the Beach is Awesome

Video by 5 Mad Movie Makers. Filmed at the Outer Banks in North Carolina

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May 31, 2017

Toshihiko Hosaka Creates Incredible Things Out of Sand

Toshihiko Hosaka Creates Incredible Things Out of Sand

The Tokyo-based artist has gained international recognition for his incredible sand sculptures

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Mar 21, 2017

Northbound: A Skateboard Film Shot on Frozen Sand

Northbound: A Skateboard Film Shot on Frozen Sand

Four skaters head north to the cold Norwegian coast, applying their urban skills to a new canvas—frozen sand

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Oct 31, 2016

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

In Iquique, Chile lies a 20,000-year-old, 320 m (1,050 ft) tall sand dune that overlooks the city

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Jun 20, 2016

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Sand dunes cover much of this terrain, which has large boulders lying on flat areas between the dunes. It is late winter in the southern hemisphere of Mars, and these dunes are just getting enough sunlight to start defrosting their seasonal cover of carbon dioxide. Spots form where pressurized carbon dioxide gas escapes to the surface

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May 31, 2016

This Sand Sculpture of an Elephant Playing Chess with a Mouse is Incredible

This Sand Sculpture of an Elephant Playing Chess with a Mouse is Incredible

Ray Villafane and Sue Beatrice team up to create a jaw-dropping sand sculpture of a chess match between an elephant and a mouse

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Jan 19, 2016

Picture of the Day: Windswept Grass Makes Perfect Circle in Sand

Picture of the Day: Windswept Grass Makes Perfect Circle in Sand

‘Scratch circles’ occur when strong winds bend stalks of grass, causing them to pivot around their axis, drawing perfect circles in the sand

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