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The world’s largest salt flat, Salar de Uyuni

Salar de Uyuni in south-west Bolivia was once part of a massive prehistoric lake but today is the world’s largest salt flat. When dry it’s a barren landscape, so featureless that it’s great for perspective tricks…

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Thursday, 19th November 2009

The world’s largest dustpan and brush? Or is that a sweeping statement? (‘The Big Sweep’, by Claes Oldenburg)

The world’s largest dustpan and brush? Or is that a sweeping statement? http://gss.st/fm (‘The Big Sweep’, by Claes Oldenburg) #streetview

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Thursday, 15th October 2009

World’s largest paper plane? #streetview (Via @adrbr)

World’s largest paper plane? http://gss.st/bo #streetview (Via @adrbr)

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Tuesday, 8th September 2009

World’s largest binoculars, by Claes Oldenburg for DDB LA #streetview (Thanks to @gsightseeing_fr writer Julien!)

World’s largest binoculars, by Claes Oldenburg for DDB LA http://gss.st/c3 #streetview (Thanks to @gsightseeing_fr writer Julien!)

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Tuesday, 8th September 2009

The “World’s Largest Cone-Top Beer Can” gets my award for the world’s lamest “word’s largest” claim

The “World’s Largest Cone-Top Beer Can” gets my award for the world’s lamest “word’s largest” claim http://gss.st/9t #streetview

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Monday, 3rd August 2009

Discovery of The World’s Largest Picnic Basket raises fears of a Giant Yogi Bear attack. #streetview via @russaus

Discovery of The World’s Largest Picnic Basket raises fears of a Giant Yogi Bear attack. http://gss.st/93 #streetview via @russaus

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Friday, 24th July 2009

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Doing the rounds on the mainstream sites this week has been the story of Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Hamad bin Hamdan…

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