Some photos just leave us in awe for one reason or another, not least because of the sheer amount of fascination that the subject matter can spark within us. Here's a collection of delightfully fascinating photos for you to enjoy:
1. A baby blue marlin.
2. A jewel caterpillar.
3. A tree re-positioned to store logs.
4. A tree that survived the nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima.
5. An abandoned fishing village in China.
6. This tree fell down - and kept growing in four separate spots.
7. The weirdest-looking tree trunk you'll ever see.
8. A circular ping-pong table.
9. The Royal Ontario Museum looks like it's in the middle of a game glitch.
10. Stairs at Balamand University in Lebanon.
11. A caterpillar having its lunch.
12. A heart-shaped strawberry.
13. This tree looks like something out of a horror movie.
14. The petals of the Diphylleia grayi flower turn translucent when wet.
15. A "half-and-half"-colored flower.
16. Quite possibly the biggest baguettes in the world.
17. Millions of bluebells bloom together in this Belgian forest annually.
18. The skeleton of a puffer fish.
19. Ice on the sand dunes of Mars.
20. The sun seen through an ultraviolet lens.
21. A kiwi's egg in relation to its body.
22. Behind a frozen waterfall.
23. The tiniest feather you'll ever see.
24. A scaly-foot gastropod, which incorporates metal into its skeleton and scales.
25. A very curly banana tree flower.