The world is very interesting. From glass-like fishes to flowers that bloom in extremely cold weather, it never runs out of things that surprise humans. In fact, the more we explore nature, the more it leaves us speechless and in awe.
If you are looking for more reasons to go out there and explore the world, here are 50 rare sights only one in a million people get to see. Who knows? You might be the next lucky person to witness them!
1. Albino Buck
A person was able to take a photograph of a rare albino buck that was spotted! This albino buck is so gorgeous, it almost seems magical.
2. Cyclist Janez Brajkovic’s Leg After Race
The world will watch on during a cyclist competition, but rarely see the results following the competition. World Champion Janez Brajkovic shared a picture of his leg following a race and the picture is shocking!
3. Snow Flowers
The snow could not stop these tulips from blooming! The contrast between blooming flowers and the starkness of the snow is amazing. Anything is possible!
The mutation found on this grasshopper gave it an entire new color. Green was not good enough, this one wanted to be a pinkish-purple! That is one way to stand out.
5. Galaxy Eyes
Meet Soren, a blind cat with the most amazing eyes! Those eyes look like galaxies of their own. Maybe Soren can see things we cannot!
6. Calling All Musicians!
Can you imagine writing music on this typewriter? Well, this is how musicians wrote their music before the inventions of computers! This typewriter has us all confused!
7. Glass or Lake?
This photograph will make you take a second look! This is not a picture of broken glass but rather a close-up of a frozen Lake Michigan.
8. Oopsie Daisy!
What a flower! This daisy wanted to be as unique as possible. The mutation on this daisy is for sure one of a kind and almost makes it look like an entire new flower!
9. Transparent Fish
This fish is completely see-through! What a way to camouflage with its surrounding, by not being seen at all! If you ever wondered what the insides of a fish looked like, here is your chance to see! Well, at least for this fish.
10. The Sun Erupting
NASA has created technology that can take pictures of the sun through a UV lens called “Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, and NASA’s Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, or STEREO.” They were able to take photographs of the sun as energy from the sun was erupting and creating “puffs” into space. WOW!
11. Giant Sunflower
Talk about having a green thumb! This woman was able to grow this sunflower to be double her size! Let’s hope its stem is strong enough to keep this beauty standing.
12. 12 Fingers
This woman was born with an extra finger on each hand. She is not ashamed at all about her uniqueness, as she should not be! She did not mind letting a stranger take a picture for all to see!
13. Split Lobster
One out of every 50 million lobsters create, what is known as, a “split lobster.” The brown half of the lobster is male, while the blue half is female! It is not only the coloring that is unique about this lobster. The technical term for this is gynandromorphy.
14. See Through Shell
This snail’s shell almost looks metallic, like it was painted! When you look more closely, one can see it is actually see-through. This snail lets everyone see what a snail looks like underneath his shell, which is so rare!
15. Grains of Sand
Many people have seen sand in their lifetime. Yet, not many people have seen what each individual grain of sand can look like. This amazing photograph demonstrates that each grain of sand is so unique!
16. The Good Ole’ Days
This assisted living facility wanted its residents to feel at home as possible. So, they recreated the outside of each individual room to look like a small town during the 1940s!
This Murchison Meteorite is estimated to be 4.6 billion years old! This meteorite is believed to have remnants of the beginning of the solar system! It even contains amino acids, which are the chemical components of DNA.
18. Baby Doesn’t Want To Grow Up
This Blue Jay is refusing to end his baby years! Half of his feathers are full grown but half are still his baby feathers.
“The bird equivalent of awkward teen years.”
This butterfly in the Ecuadorian Amazon landed right on this person’s hand. What a gorgeous butterfly it is! We have never seen a transparent butterfly, have you?
20. Nail Cycles
The effects of chemotherapy can almost seem endless at times. This woman was photographed her nails to demonstrate this. The picture shows each time her nails stopped and then continued to grow in cycle with her chemotherapy.
21. Natural Shower
The formation of this cave created the most beautiful waterfall within. This waterfall looks like a natural shower of light almost, but it is definitely water. Would anyone like to shower here?
22. Split Butterfly
It’s not only lobsters that can be a gynandromorph, butterflies can too! This butterfly is half male and half female, but 100 percent beautiful! The uniqueness of this butterfly is what makes it so beautiful.
23. Small Town Nursing Home
It can be hard for nursing home patients to be able to be social outside of the home. So, this nursing home brought the outside to them! This nursing home created its own town that includes a movie theater and even a pub!
The curly hair on this horse almost looks fake, but it is not! We bet with this curly hair that this horse stays extra warm during cold nights. We wonder though, how hard it is for its owner to brush its coat?
25. Golden Bee
Look at this pure golden bee! When it landed on this individual’s car, they just had to get a picture. Is is good luck for a golden bee to land on your car? I would think so!
26. Tortie Cat’s Unique Eyes
The beautiful eyes on this tortie cat makes it seem like she can see right through you! The eyes match the cat’s fur in the most amazing of ways.
27. Jupiter’s South Pole
In December of 2000, a NASA spacecraft was able to get images of Jupiter’s south pole.
The pictures were taken “every hour for nine hours as Jupiter rotated beneath the spacecraft.”
28. Tokyo’s Baby Boy
A baby boy, born in Tokyo, was able to be released from the hospital while only weighing 268 Grams, or 9.45 ounces! This baby boy is the smallest child to have ever been born and survive. What a miracle!
29. Blue Java Banana
It’s time to eat your fruits! We should let you in on a secret, blue java banana is the fruit to choose! A blue java banana has the texture of ice cream and its taste is similar to vanilla. Yum!
30. Dinosaur Femur
Archeologists uncovered a 140 million years old fossil of a dinosaur femur in France! This femur approximately weighs 500 kg, which is roughly 1,102 pounds! If the femur weighs that much, it is scary to think what the entire dinosaur weighed!
31. Mexico’s Giant Crystals
Certain caves in Mexico has created giant crystals that look to be the size of tree trunks! They are massive!
“but you can’t explore the caves for too long due to heat and the toxic atmosphere.”
32. Dinosaur Footsteps
France uncovered these footprints from a dinosaur! The stride of this dinosaur looks like it was a slow stride, since they are so close together. It is unimaginable to picture a creature that would leave behind such a huge footprint!
33. Australian Fire
This Australian fire was a “controlled burn” but the perfect formation of this fire is amazing. Even Beyonce would be shocked about this formation!
34. Dinosaur Eggs
Seeing a fossilized bunch of dinosaur eggs is already rare, but for an individual to have such a gift within their own personal collection is shocking! This dinosaur connoisseur showed off their personal dinosaur eggs that is kept within their house!
35. Ant Face
Everyone has seen ants, but people have rarely seen an ant’s face close up. This photograph of an ant’s face is amazing! It displays that even the smallest of creatures are unique once it can be viewed at its level.
36. Cannot Hide in the Sky
This cornfield tried to hide a a cannabis field in the middle, but nothing can be hidden from the sky! This unique photograph demonstrates the different ways that plants grow. It is an amazing shot!
37. Blue Tang
Even when a Blue Tang is translucent, the species still sticks to its name and has shades of blue! This translucent Blue Tang fit in the palm of a hand, but still as pretty as it was tiny.
When the mention of a single-cell organism is brought up, most people picture an organism that is so small it has to be seen under a microscope. Here is a picture of Valonia Ventricosa, the largest single-cell organism that is known! WOW!
39. Rainbow Pool
The phenomenon of a rainbow pool, or swamp, is very rare, but when seen it can be the most gorgeous of scenes. When this couple spotted a rainbow pool they photographed the occasion to share with the world, so glad they did!
40. Mini Frog
Can anyone imagine spotting a frog that could fit on a penny? When this person did, they had to take a picture as evidence! We doubt without photographic evidence no one would have believed it.
41. Water Rocks
The rocks on Lake Baikal look like they are being held above the water, which is so amazing! In reality there is more to it than that.
The rocks” get heated from the sunlight every now and then and melt the ice beneath. After the sun is gone, the ice turns solid again thus creating a small stand for the rock above. It is called the Baikal Dzen.”