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from Metro

'World's biggest pearl' unearthed in Mongolia

Mongolia. The stone, (5 ft high, weighing six tons) formed mostly of fluorite mineral, glows green in the dark and in China is prized more highly than diamonds. The finders took three years to grind the raw gem down to its pearl shape. It has gone on show in Hainan, southern China, to attract buyers and have measurements taken for a world record bid. It is amazing and glows a blue green in the dark,'

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In pictures: Inside Hang Son Doong, the world's largest caves in Vietnam
from Telegraph.co.uk

In pictures: Inside Hang Son Doong, the world's largest caves in Vietnam

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from Foursquare

Caerphilly Castle

Caerphilly Castle is the the biggest in Wales, it’s surrounded by a series of moats and watery islands.

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Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising 450ft to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is an international centre for caving and rock climbing.

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from Mail Online

Rust in peace: Stunning shipwrecks captured on camera around the world

A pair of divers explore the 100-metre long cargo ship Giannis D, one of the biggest wrecks to be found in the Red Sea

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Victorian London was the world's biggest city. This is Fleet Street in 1894. Horses had not yet been replaced by cars. BBC - Primary History - Victorian Britain - An introduction -

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