At any given moment, there are a lot of incredible things happening in the world. Unfortunately, we can’t be there to witness all of them — but at least we can see the pictures. Below are 24 photos from recent events all over the world, from the coastline of Genoa to the Great Wall of China, all the way back around to the White House. These images are fascinating to look at, and will temporarily satisfy your desk job wanderlust. #23 is absolutely incredible.