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Amazing Smallest Animal

Amazing Smallest Animal

Amazing Smallest Monkey
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Tiny monkey. It's height only 5 to 6 inch.

Amazing Smallest Mammals
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Etruscan Shrew is the smallest mammals with body length 36mm.

Amazing Smallest Hamster
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Peewee is the smallest hamster in the world with body weight less than 1 ounce and 2.5 cm tall.

Amazing Smallest Chameleon
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The Brookesia Minima is the smallest species of chameleon in the world with only a half-inch body length.

Amazing Smallest Snake
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Leptotyphlops carlae is the world's smallest snake, with snake body length for the average adult under 4 inches

Amazing Smallest Fish
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Paedocypris progenetica including members of the carp family, found on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. fish only has a length of 7.9 mm.

Amazing Smallest Reptile
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Sphaerodactylus ariasae scientific name is, has a length of 16 mm or about three-quarters inches, from tip of snout to base of tail.

Amazing Smallest Bat
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Tiny hog nosed bat.

Amazing Smallest Sea Horse
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Kyla hippocampus is the world's smallest sea horse with a body length of only 13 melimeter. Kyla lives in tropical waters of the western Pacific Ocean, between 13 to 90 feet below sea level.

Amazing Smallest Chihuahua
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A dog named Tom Thumb are thought to be the smallest chihuahua dog in the world. Chihuahua dog is owned by British seeorang. While today, the world's smallest dog is held by Brady Sent Heavent measuring 6 inches or about 15 centimeters who entered the Guinness World Record. If so, then Tom Thumb became record holder in the world today.

Amazing Smallest Octopus
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Here the world's smallest octopus.

Amazing Smallest Monkey 2?
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This animal called pygmy marmosets.


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Amazing and Unique Bridges

Amazing and Unique Bridges

Pedestrian Bridge, Texas
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This beautiful arched bridge in Lake Austin was a private build by Miro Rivera Architects and is used to connect the client's main house to the smaller guest house on the other side of the water. The idea was to make the bridge seem as natural as possible within its surroundings and to do this they made the decking and reed-like hand rails as imperfect as possible. The result is a bridge that looks extremely fragile but definitely worth the risk.


Octavio Frias de Oliveira Bridge, Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Opened in May of this year, the Octavio Frias de Oliveira Bridge is a stunning x-shaped cable-stayed bridge that crosses thePinheiros River in Sao Paulo. It's design is unique in that the 2 curved decks of the bridge cross each other through its x-shaped supporting tower, an illuminated structure that stands 450ft tall and has attached to it 144 steel cables.


Kintaikyo, Iwakuni, Japan
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The original Kintai Bridge was built in 1673 and didn't stand very long until it was damaged due to flooding. It was then rebuilt and survived for more than 200 years until a typhoon battered it to death in 1950. The bridge that stands now over the Nishiki Riveris the 3rd build and looks magnificent, it's 5 wooden arches displaying an incredible amount of detail and craftmanship. Interesting fact: no nails or bolts have been used to build the arches, only clamps and wires.


Juscelino Kubitschek Bridge, Brasilia, Brazil
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The JK Bridge in Brasilia is a lesson in elegant bridge design. The 3 huge arches diagonally hopping over the deck of the bridge give the structure an amazing visual fluidity and make the whole 1.2km bridge look effortlessly cool. Since being built the bridge has won awards for its design but is still massively underappreciated on a wider scale.


Rolling Bridge, London, UK
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Thomas heatherwick' s award-winning rolling bridge is an ingenious addition to the grand union canal system in London and is unique in its design. Unlike regular movable canal bridges, the rolling bridge curls up on itself to form an octagon by way of hydraulics. It's an amazing sight and a reminder that a fresh perspective can produce great, innovative results, even when dealing with a structure as common as a bridge.


Beipanjiang River Railroad Bridge, Guizhou, China
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Beipanjiang River Railroad Bridge in Guizhou is an enormous railway bridge that was built as part of the much larger 'Guizhou-Shuibai Railway Project'. Connecting 2 mountains over a deep ravine, at its highest point the bridge's deck sits 918ft above the ground (to compare, at its highest point the Millau viaduct's deck clears the river underneath by 890ft). The bridge has succeeded in connecting 2 of the country's poorest areas.


Henderson Waves, Southern Ridges, Singapore
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'Henderson Waves' is Wingapore's highest pedestrian bridge and can be found at the southern ridges, a beautiful 9km stretch of gardens and parks which has frequently drawn comparisons to New York's Central Park. The bridge itself is absolutely stunning. The deck is made from thousands of Balau wood slats, perfectly cut and arranged, and along the length of the deck a huge snaking, undulating shell cleverly forms sheltered seating areas on every upward curve.


Pont Gustave Flaubert, Rouen, France
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This is the incredible, brand new vertical lift bridge in Rouen, France, a beast of a structure whose 2 bridge spans weigh 1200tons each but can be hoisted 180ft vertically by the bridge's lifting mechanism in an impressive 12 minutes. Just the angular structures at the top of each tower weigh in at 450tons each, helping to support the lifting system as cruise ships sail through.


Hegigio Gorge Pipeline Bridge, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
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Technically, this is a bridge: it's a structure which spans a gorge. The only difference is, the bridge can't be used by humans due to the fact that its purpose is to support 2 pipelines - 1 gas, 1 oil - across the extremely high gap in Papua New Guinea. So high in fact that if this were to be officially recognised as a bridge it would rocket to the top of the 'world's highest bridge-span' list at an impressive height of 1290ft. By comparison, the current highest bridge span belongs to the Royal Gorge Bridge in Colorado, hanging a mere 1053ft above ground level, while Manhattan's Chrysler Building measures 1047ft.



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