14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
a natural root bridge from meghalaya, india
Root bridges are made by the Khasi tribals in the north-eastern state of Meghalaya, India. The bridges can take upto 20 years or more to build and are built from the aerial roots of the ficus elastica. Known as natural engineering marvels these unique bridges are only found in this part of the world.
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