Rock Cut Architecture

To make a building last for a long, long time, you just cut it out of existing rock! Take a look at eight such structures, carved over many years from mountains and cliff sides. Pictured are the Lycian Tombs in Turkey. Link -Thanks, Lauren Axelrod!

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These beautiful tombs will someday turn to dust, just like you, your descendants, all life. One day the sun will burn the earth to a crisp and it will be as if no human being ever existed. Just think, nobody to remember the thousands of fairytale gods we've made up. No more religion! Freedom!
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