Puerto Vallarta Mermaid Statute in Mexico. The myths of mermaid have stemmed from every major culture in the world. However, the myth reports that the women mermaid were so beautiful that they hid in seal skin to cover themselves whereas the males always felt inferior and were trying to reach their desire to avoid them from pursuing human men.
A NASA image taken by a crew member aboard the International Space Station, flying at an altitude of approximately 235 statute miles on June 27, 2011, shows the Las Conchas fire in the Jemez Mountains of the Santa Fe National Forest in north-central New Mexico. The fire is just southwest of Los Alamos National Laboratories. (NASA/Associated Press)