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  • 14. Nagasaki in 1945: No cities have seen devastation quite like that which Hiroshima and Nagasaki experienced after the detonation of atomic bombs. Soldier Charles Levy snapped this photograph from a B-29 Superfortress as the atom bomb destroyed Nagasaki. It’s hard not to think of the nearly 80,000 people who were killed by this bombing.

    14. Nagasaki in 1945: No cities have seen devastation quite like that which Hiroshima and Nagasaki experienced after the detonation of atomic bombs. Soldier Charles Levy snapped this photograph from a B-29 Superfortress as the atom bomb destroyed Nagasaki. It’s hard not to think of the nearly 80,000 people who were killed by this bombing.

    19 Of The Most Controversial Photographs Ever Taken

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  • 10. McMinnville UFO photographs: Paul Trent snapped this photograph outside his McMinnville, Oregon, home back in the 1950s. Many question the photo’s legitimacy, doubting the UFO hovering a few hundred feet above the Earth—was real, but no one could exactly disprove it.

    10. McMinnville UFO photographs: Paul Trent snapped this photograph outside his McMinnville, Oregon, home back in the 1950s. Many question the photo’s legitimacy, doubting the UFO hovering a few hundred feet above the Earth—was real, but no one could exactly disprove it.

    19 Of The Most Controversial Photographs Ever Taken

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  • 9. Black Power at the Olympics: At the 1968 Summer Olympics, 200-meter sprinters John Carlos and Peter Norman held up a Black Power salute on the podium. This photograph was snapped as “The Star Spangled Banner” played in the arena.

    9. Black Power at the Olympics: At the 1968 Summer Olympics, 200-meter sprinters John Carlos and Peter Norman held up a Black Power salute on the podium. This photograph was snapped as “The Star Spangled Banner” played in the arena.

    19 Of The Most Controversial Photographs Ever Taken

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  • 5. Sir Winston Churchill: This photo captured Sir Winston Churchill with a look of contempt and scorn for the photographer. Unaware his picture was going to be taken that day, Churchill was in a foul mood. When the photographer removed the lit cigar from his mouth, he was in an even worse one—and that’s when the photographer snapped the picture.

    5. Sir Winston Churchill: This photo captured Sir Winston Churchill with a look of contempt and scorn for the photographer. Unaware his picture was going to be taken that day, Churchill was in a foul mood. When the photographer removed the lit cigar from his mouth, he was in an even worse one—and that’s when the photographer snapped the picture.

    19 Of The Most Controversial Photographs Ever Taken

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  • 4. The Falling Soldier: Though recent years have cast doubts on its authenticity, this photo depicts a soldier in the Spanish Civil War immediately after he’d been shot. The photographer claimed he held the camera over his head while in a trench and, without being able to see, snapped a picture at the perfect moment.

    4. The Falling Soldier: Though recent years have cast doubts on its authenticity, this photo depicts a soldier in the Spanish Civil War immediately after he’d been shot. The photographer claimed he held the camera over his head while in a trench and, without being able to see, snapped a picture at the perfect moment.

    19 Of The Most Controversial Photographs Ever Taken

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  • 12. A few years back, European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano snapped this picture of a series of identical sand dunes. People couldn’t believe their eyes! It seemed as if they were looking at holes in the ground. Luca himself even compared the photo to an Escher painting because it was so deceptive. What’s actually going on?

    12. A few years back, European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano snapped this picture of a series of identical sand dunes. People couldn’t believe their eyes! It seemed as if they were looking at holes in the ground. Luca himself even compared the photo to an Escher painting because it was so deceptive. What’s actually going on?

    12 Crazy Optical Illusions That Went Viral And Totally Shattered The Internet

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  • Airplane Passengers Snapchat The Strangest Things They’ve Ever Seen On Flights

    Airplane Passengers Snapchat The Strangest Things They’ve Ever Seen On Flights

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  • 17. Backpacks: This deadly knapsack flamethrower was used by the U.S.S.R. during World War II. Most of the time, when people think of knapsacks, they think of the kinds that you take to school. Deadly weapons are a different story!

    17. Backpacks: This deadly knapsack flamethrower was used by the U.S.S.R. during World War II. Most of the time, when people think of knapsacks, they think of the kinds that you take to school. Deadly weapons are a different story!

    17 Strange Things From The Past That Look Practically Unrecognizable Today

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  • 10. Guns: This is a Type 89 machine gun was actually a camera used for aircraft training purposes during World War II. It would snap photos of targets to simulate firing actual bullets. A good photo meant the soldier “hit” the target.

    10. Guns: This is a Type 89 machine gun was actually a camera used for aircraft training purposes during World War II. It would snap photos of targets to simulate firing actual bullets. A good photo meant the soldier “hit” the target.

    17 Strange Things From The Past That Look Practically Unrecognizable Today

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  • 17. Look at this enormous walrus! You have to imagine that this man’s friends accused him of Photoshopping the picture, but it turns out that the large water animal had just climbed onto a stationary submarine to take a nap in the sun. Sleep tight, big guy.

    17. Look at this enormous walrus! You have to imagine that this man’s friends accused him of Photoshopping the picture, but it turns out that the large water animal had just climbed onto a stationary submarine to take a nap in the sun. Sleep tight, big guy.

    20 Photos Of The Natural World That Make Everyone Go ‘Whoa!’

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