• Gorgeous Photos of Socotra, The ‘Most Alien-Looking Place on Earth'

    2 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Located east of the Horn of Africa, Socotra was famously described by English anthropologist George Wynn Brereton Huntingford in 1980 as “the most alien-looking place on Earth.” Photographer Daniel Kordan visited the island and captured the otherworldly beauty of the landscapes, from the dragon blood trees to the white sand dunes.
    Socotra is the largest of the remote Socotra islands in the Arabian Sea. They're found 238 miles south of mainland Yemen and 50 miles east of Africa. As with other remote islands on our planet, Socotra is known for being a cradle of biodiversity, boasting many...
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