One of the coolest things about taking walks in nature is the sense of exploration and wonder you get when you notice something new or unexpected on your path. Even if you always take the same route when you go on a walk, you could stumble upon something cool and unusual one day because the natural landscape is ever-changing.
And the best part is, you never know what you’ll find! Take the people who posted these photos online, for instance. Some of them discovered rare natural phenomena whereas others found historical artifacts right underneath their feet… See these outstanding discoveries in this photo collection!
1. A whale vertebra found on a beach. The dog must've been thrilled!
2. Excalibur, is that you?
3. This person found amethyst pieces in their new driveway!
4. A rare veiled lady mushroom found in a forest in South Korea
5. Classic British humor found on a beach in the UK
6. A bald eagle feather - hand for comparison
7. An even older and more valuable Roman mosaic under an old Roman mosaic... Things like this can happen only in Greece!
8. Imagine finding a USAF target drone during a walk on the beach!
9. Just a really huge dandelion
10. "A Gold Bar with mint marks, recovered from the Spanish treasure ship 'Atocha' which sank in 1622."
11. This desiccated leaf has absolutely no flesh left - wow!
12. Someone found a missile while blueberry picking in the woods... creepy!
13. Stumbled upon an arrowhead in a dried-up stream
14. This little guy was found stranded on a Florida beach and safely returned into the water
15. "A Roman Road discovered while excavating for a new McDonalds in Marino, Italy. They incorporated a glass floor in the restaurant after excavations were complete."
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H/T: Bored Panda