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Breathtaking force: World's most powerful dam opens in China as gushing water generates the same power as FIFTEEN nuclear reactors

This picture shows water released from the Three Gorges Dam after heavy downpours in the upper reaches of the dam caused the highest flood peak of the year.

✮ Hoover Dam - Nevada, USA; locals call it Boulder Dam!!!---Went there with my brother daddy two places at once :)

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The 25 tallest dams in the world

Contra Dam The 220-m tall dam became a popular bungee jumping venue after a James Bond stuntman jumped off it in the opening scene of the 1995 film GoldenEye. The Contra Dam, commonly known as the Verzasca Dam and the Locarno Dam, is an arch dam on the Verzasca River in the Val Verzasca of Ticino, Switzerland. The dam is owned and operated by Verzasca SA and is the fourth tallest in Switzerland.

Hoover Dam....awesome picture with the new bridge...cannot believe how much the lake has dropped, you can tell by the white along the sides of the stone/rocks. - Oklahoma's Official Travel & Tourism Sitefrom - Oklahoma's Official Travel & Tourism Site

Pensacola Dam

Did you know Oklahoma has the longest multiple arch dam in the world? The Pensacola Dam spans approximately one mile at the Grand Lake O' the Cherokees in Langley.

And when you land in the water a boat is waiting for you with scuba gear so you can then explore the Blue Hole. Yes please!

Klyuchevskaya Sopka is a stratovolcano which is the highest mountain on the Kamchatka Peninsula of Russia, and the highest active volcano of Eurasia. Klyuchevskaya’s first recorded eruption occurred in 1697, and it has been almost continuously active ever since, with its last eruption in 2010. (Photo credit: Dementievskiy Ivan)

The Vance Creek Bridge, the second highest railway arch bridge in the US. Built for a logging railroad in Washington State, now abandoned.


Monticello Dam Morning Glory Spillway

"In it's Glory!!" California Napa County Monticello Dam Morning Glory Spillway. Located at the Monticello Dam at Lake Berryessa in Northern California, this gigantic drain acts as the lake's spillway. When the dam reaches capacity, the spillway swallows water at a rate of 48,800 cubic feet per second, emptying about 700 feet away through an enormous concrete pipe.

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Le plus haut pont du monde - Aveyron - France

highest bridge in the world .. France - Viaduc de Millau