This is one hell of a time to be alive. Given that everyone has a camera these days, we are almost guaranteed to catch the coolest stuff when it happens to pop up.Just when you think this world has gotten boring, something happens that snaps you back into complete awe.Check out this list of 20 photos of our world that will fascinate you.

1. Some public nursing going on.

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2. EMT recouping after an intense situation.

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3. A fusion of old and new China.

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4. A bilateral gynandromorph butterfly (half male, half female).

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5. What it looks like after a life is saved in the ER.

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6. Look closely. That’s a fricken’ elephant on top of the mountain!

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7. These people hiked right into a glacier.

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8. New York City in the early ’80’s.

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9. Atheris Squamigeria, one of the world’s most beautiful snakes.

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10. Rainbow aura quartz.

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11. Andre the Giant on an airplane.

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12. A tiger that just took a dip in mud to cool off.

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13. This sweet abandoned mill hanging out in Colorado.

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14. Sequoia driftwood.

15. Getting laid on by a baby elephant.

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16. Awesome shot of a woman in a niqab rocking a hula hoop.

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17. Something that we will be seeing more and more of.

18. Amazing Etch A Sketch skills.

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19. A woman getting photographed for the first time in the Victorian Era (1890s).

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20. In 1995, Christopher Charles Lightsey was gagged in court for constantly disrupting his murder trial.

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