A black bear decorated with coal is part of a public art project in Harlan County, Ky. The county has tried to build on its coal heritage as a way to develop tourism and community spirit. At an April 2013 conference, participants explored the complex ways
Caño Cristale is a river in Meta, Colombia in the province of Serrania de la Macarena. But this is no ordinary river. The colors that can be seen here have caused the river to be deemed by many as the most beautiful in the world.
Senegal's Lake Retba, or as the French refer to it Lac Rose: harmless halophilic bacteria make the water pink. Lake Retba has a high salt content, much like that of the Dead Sea, allowing people to float effortlessly in the massive pink water.