The stunning image is of a rainbow cloud, captured above Mt Everest by Oleg Bartunov whilst on an expedition in the Himalayas, Nepal. The amazing rainbow effect is created when tiny ice crystals in the water vapour of the clouds reflect the sunlight.
The Leaning Tower of Pisa The Grand Canyon Space Needle Rock of Gibraltar Redwood National Park Niagara Falls Mount Fuji Mount Everest Machu Picchu Iguazu Falls Great Wall of China Grand Canal Glacier National Park
Here's an unusual picture of a rock cairn - unusual in the sense that Mount Everest is in the background! Now that I think of it, MAYBE the custom of stacking rocks in this very Zen fashion originated in Nepal.
Mountains! Great Big Mountains
Everest is Earth's highest mountain above sea level is common knowledge.