Buzz·Posted on Dec 24, 2018Here Are 20 Photos That Will Make You Say "Wow"What a world, you guys.by Phil JahnerStaff Writer and Video Producer, BuzzFeed Deutschland FacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. First, can you see that little black spot in the upper left corner here? That's Mercury moving around the Sun. 120decibel / Via reddit.com 2. And FYI: the Pacific Ocean is actually **this** huge. reddit.com 3. And this is actually how fast the airplanes fly: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 4. When the waves from perpendicular directions come across each other, this is what happens: Michel Griffon / CC BY 3.0 / creativecommons.org / Via en.wikipedia.org 5. Also, this is what a wave looks like from the inside: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 6. And here is what a turtle looks like from the inside, FWIW: reddit.com 7. This is what wood looks like under an electron microscope: reddit.com 8. And let's be honest, have you ever actually seen a ladybug unfold its wings? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 9. Or how an archerfish catches its prey? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 10. Fun fact: ostracods are tiny crustaceans that produce luminescent chemicals to make other fish visible for bigger predators. This is why fishies like this one spit 'em out afterward. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF BBC / Via reddit.com 11. Some owls have unusually long legs: reddit.com 12. And, while we're on the subject of legs, here's what a really bad leg cramp looks like: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF youtube.com 13. This is a Night Sky Petunia, which is clearly the perfect name for it. reddit.com 14. Now, look at how this guy's flannel changes color under different lights: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 15. If you've ever wondered about how hair seems to fly around so naturally in those shampoo commercials, here's one possible explanation: Twitter: @qikipedia 16. This is a tree that is getting burned from the inside out: reddit.com 17. Here's a walrus that fell asleep on top of a submarine: Twitter: @qikipedia 18. And here is a snowflake melting in slow-mo: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF reddit.com 19. Believe it or not, this is just one picture: reddit.com 20. And finally, so is this one: reddit.com This post was originally translated from German.