Craziest Things In Nature You Won’t Believe Actually Exist


Giant crystal cave in Nacia, Mexico. Source

Giant clouds over Beijing. state of Arizona. Source

Shimmering shores of Vaadhoo, Maldives. This is not water, the ground is covered in a layer of salt crust so reflective, it perfectly mirrors the sky. Source

Rainbow Eucalyptus trees in Kailua, Hawaii. The multi-coloured streaks on its trunk comes from patches of outer bark that are shed annually at different times, showing the bright-green inner bark. The Naica mining complex, which yields lead, zinc, copper, silver, and gold, zigzags nearly half a mile underground (760 meters). A light pillar is a visual phenomenon created by the reflection of light from ice crystals with near horizontal parallel planar surfaces. An unexpected side-effect of the flooding in parts of Pakistan has been that millions of spiders climbed up into the trees to escape the rising flood waters. Avatar, much? Blood Falls is an outflow of an iron oxide-tainted plume of saltwater, flowing from the tongue of the Taylor Glacier onto the ice-covered surface of West Lake Bonney. Because of the scale of the flooding and the fact that the water has taken so long to recede, many trees have become cocooned in ghostly spiders webs. Source

Frozen air bubbles in Abraham Lake. Ik-Kil Cenote, Chichen Itza: A cenote is a natural deposit of spring water found underground. The Wave is a sandstone formation on the slopes of the Coyote Buttes in the Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, located in northern portion of the U.S. According to the National Center for Atmospheric Research, it was just a giant cumulonimbus cloud, and its unusual shape was formed due to the fact that the cloud initially developed vertically, but after meeting with warmer layers of air began to grow horizontally. Source

The Blood Falls in Antartica. This occurs when a micro-organism in the water is disturbed by oxygen. Source
Source:   BuzzFeed Salar de Uyuni is the world’s largest salt flat at 4,086 sq mi. Source

Beautiful sandstone formations in Arizona. Kaindy Lake is a 400 meter long lake in Kazakhstan’s portion of the Tian Shan Mountains located 129 km from the city of Almaty. The cave is 950 feet (290 meters) underground. The Spouting Horn at Cook’s Chasm and the Thor’s Well are both a salt water fountain driven by the power of the ocean tide.

Updated: 6 ноября, 2014 — 9:47 пп