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This artist's impression shows the mysterious alignments between the spin axes of quasars and the large-scale structures they inhabit; these alignments are over billions of light-years and are the largest known in the Universe. Image credit: ESO / M. Kornmesser.

Declared the largest statue in the world in 1967,the Motherland Calls, also called Mother Motherland, Mother Motherland Is Calling, simply The Motherland, or The Mamayev Monument, is a statue in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia, commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad. It was designed by sculptor Yevgeny Vuchetich and structural engineer Nikolai Nikitin.

50+ Things Every Elephant Lover Needs In Their Life

These cute and fun elephant-themed items are great gift ideas for anyone who loves elephants. They're the largest land animals in the world and have close family and social structures, so what's not to love? Today, September 22nd, is National Elephant Appreciation Day in the U.S., so be sure to read up on some of the world's foremost elephantconservation organizations. Consider supporting them or spreading the word about their efforts to protect these majestic creatures!

The Carnac stones are an exceptionally dense collection of megalithic sites around the French village of Carnac, in Brittany, consisting of alignments, dolmens, tumuli and single menhirs. More than 3,000 prehistoric standing stones were hewn from local rock and erected by the pre-Celtic people of Brittany, and are the largest such collection in the world.

Tree houses or houses in trees?

one of the largest tree houses in the world and it built its foundation on a big number of trees, also adding strong lateral support made of wood. It is located in Alnwick Castle, UK is a local monument and the people there are very proud of it, opening it to the public for a modest fee.

50+ Things Every Elephant Lover Needs In Their Life

These cute and fun elephant-themed items are great gift ideas for anyone who loves elephants. They're the largest land animals in the world and have close family and social structures, so what's not to love? Today, September 22nd, is National Elephant Appreciation Day in the U.S., so be sure to read up on some of the world's foremost elephantconservation organizations. Consider supporting them or spreading the word about their efforts to protect these majestic creatures!