Udachnaya Diamond Mine

10 Most Incredible Open-Pit Mines

Open-pit mining, open-cut mining or opencast mining is a surface mining technique of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow. The result of using this t...
Indian Astronomical Observatory

10 Best Observatories In The World

1. Mauna Kea Observatory (MKO), Hawaii, United States Located on Hawaii’s Big Island, on the summit of Mauna Kea mountain, the MKO is the world’s largest array of optical, infrared, and submillimeter...
Beipanjiang River 2003 Bridge

10 Highest Bridges In The World

This is a list of the world’s highest public bridges. The height of the bridge is ranked by the height of the deck which is the maximum distance from the road of the bridge down to the ground or wate...
Kaprun Gletscherbahnen

10 Most Amazing Aerial Lifts In The World

An aerial lift is a means of cable transport in which cabins, cars, gondolas or open chairs are hauled above the ground by means of one or more cables. Aerial lift systems are frequently employed in ...
Eiffel Tower

10 Most Famous Monuments In Europe

1. Eiffel Tower, Paris, France Perhaps the most famous structure in the world, and the icon for Paris and France, this iron tower is located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, named after the engineer Gu...
Bastei Bridge

10 Most Beautiful Stone Bridges In The World

We already composed many lists dedicated to bridges: the tallest bridges (and highest), longest bridges, scariest or most famous bridges. It’s about time to dedicate a post solely to stone bridges. T...
Fontana di Tivoli

10 Most Famous Fountains In The World

1. Bellagio Fountains, Las Vegas, United States The Fountains of Bellagio are huge fountains located on a manmade lake in front of the Bellagio hotel. The fountains feature a vast choreographed water...
Review Sony Xperia Z3

Sony Xperia Z3 Review: The Pursuit of Refinement

Should we be surprised that Sony is already refreshing its flagship smartphone? Only six months after the launch of the Xperia Z2 comes its successor, the Xperia Z3. Sony hopes this will help it gain...
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Review

Samsung Galaxy Alpha: First Impressions

Apple filled a gaping hole in its product lineup with new iPhones boasting larger screens like Samsung’s flagship Galaxy smartphones. Now, Samsung is coming out with a smaller phone that looks ...
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Review

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Review: The Mighty Miniature

When Sony released the Xperia Z1 Compact, a non-outsized phone with specs nearly identical to the flagship Xperia Z1, we hoped it would be the beginning of a new trend. Large screens might be nice, b...