Fire spinning in the Temple for Christchurch the day before it burnt. The Temple was designed in the shape of the waveform of the earthquake that destroyed Christchurch NZ in 2011. People wrote their experiences and troubles on its walls and watched them burn away. (960×331)

Fire spinning in the Temple for Christchurch the day before it burnt. The Temple was designed in the shape of … More

Buddha head caught in the roots of an overgrown tree at Wat Mahathat Temple, Ayutthaya, Thailand. The temple complex was originally built in the 14th century, but Burmese invaders destroyed the temple in 1767, leading to its abandoned and overgrown state. [1800×1200]

Buddha head caught in the roots of an overgrown tree at Wat Mahathat Temple, Ayutthaya, Thailand. The temple complex was … More

Vahramashen Church, 11th century AD, sitting in front of the misty slopes of Mount Aragats, the tallest mountain in Armenia. Right behind, just out of shot, is the fortress of Amberd, built by the House of Pahlavuni, and destroyed by the Mongols in 1236. [OS] [800×1200]

Vahramashen Church, 11th century AD, sitting in front of the misty slopes of Mount Aragats, the tallest mountain in Armenia. … More

Flames from the Valley Fire cover a hillside along Highway 29 in Lower Lake, northern California on September 13th. The swiftly spreading wildfire destroyed hundreds of homes and forced thousands of residents to flee [3500×2330][OS]

Flames from the Valley Fire cover a hillside along Highway 29 in Lower Lake, northern California on September 13th. The … More

Inside the St-Etienne-le-Vieux Church in Caen, France. Founded in the 10th century, the church was damaged over time due to wars and repaired. In 1944, it was hit by a shell aimed at a column of German tanks and it was mostly destroyed. Abandoned ever since and not open to the public. [2048×1365]

Inside the St-Etienne-le-Vieux Church in Caen, France. Founded in the 10th century, the church was damaged over time due to … More

A long line of vehicles, including destroyed Iraqi Army Russian-made T-62 tanks and trucks stand abandoned by fleeing Iraqi troops on the outskirts of Kuwait City, on March 1, 1991; Pascal Guyot [1500 x 1009]

A long line of vehicles, including destroyed Iraqi Army Russian-made T-62 tanks and trucks stand abandoned by fleeing Iraqi troops … More