These thirty intriguing and startling images illustrate just how huge certain objects are. With over  105K followers, the Human for Scale Twitter profile is active. “Photos which feature a human to aid the eye in determining the size of things” are shared on this page. You can follow them to see more intriguing and unexpected pictures. 

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#1 6’9″ as opposed to 5’1″.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#2  Zhangjiajie’s Coiling Dragon Cliff Skywalk is located in Tianmen Mountain National Park.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#3 A man and the manpupuner rock formations. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#4 The African land snail. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#5 The ludicrous size of the motherland beckons statuary. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#6 Complete door assembly 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#7 The sun and planets to scale. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#8 Me standing beside a cooling tower for nuclear power. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#9  On the Abraj Al Bait clock tower in Mecca, there are two individuals seated.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#10 Jadayupara is the biggest bird sculpture in the world.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#11 Whale cranium 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#12 Jordan’s Petra. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#13 Madagascar’s baobab trees 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#14 Croatia. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#15  Rio de Janeiro, Brazil’s Botanical Park was established in 1808 and is regarded as one of the most significant in the world. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#16 400-year-old Vasa vessel 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#17 Seal of an elephant

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#18 Japanese spider crab! 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#19 Sluggish carp 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#20 A rocket is on its way to the Indian launchpad.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#21 This enormous owl 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#22 A fallen Redwood and myself. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#23 USS Gerald R. Ford, an aircraft carrier, in dry dock. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#24  Fin Whales are the second largest whales in the world. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#25 World’s largest wine barrel. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#26 Did you know that cacti may grow to enormous sizes? 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#27 True Size of the Great Pyramid of Giza. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#28 UK’s Ouse Valley Viaduct

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#29  Quetzalcoatlus Northropi is the largest known extinct flying animal. 

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

#30  I had no idea the Typhoon class was that large.

30 Interesting & Surprising Photos That Show How  Big Things Really Are.

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