Death Valley flower super bloom

This is what specialists call a rare flower ‘super bloom’. And Death Valley is transforming from a valley of death to a valley of life. Here a nice video of this extremely rare event: “If you get the...

And now rivers of hail flow through the desert in Irak (video) – Complete weather chaos

Have you ever heard of hailstorms in the desert? This ice flood footage shows rivers of hail running through the Iraqi desert just after a freak storm. Incredible. Look how baffled the man looks at the river of...

Sahara floods: Torrential rains destroy 1200 homes and tents in a refugee camp in the Sahara desert

Sahara floods? This is just insane... Torrential rains have destroyed tents, 1,200 homes and flooded the Sahrawi refugee camp in Tindouf, Algeria... right in the middle of the Sahara desert. Can you imagine that? A spot of the...

And suddenly a rainforest emerges in the arid desert of Salalah, Oman

Each year during Khareef - between June and September - a weather phenomenon transforms the arid desert of Salalah into a haven for wildlife and nature. During the so-called 'Salalah Monsoon' a rainforest emerges in the arid...

Like a miracle: The mythical Saraswati river revives after 4,000 years in India

Can we take the Saraswati river out of the realm of myth and make it a reality? The mysterious Saraswati river - a river greater than the Indus and the Ganges, which flowed from the...

Flowering desert (desierto florido) phenomenon covers the Atacama Desert with flowers

The Atacama desert is the driest place on Earth. But sometimes a rare phenomenon called flowering desert - desierto florido - blankets the dunes with flowers. And this is what happening these days in Antofagasta! As shown...

Rebirth of the Copiapó river after five years of drought in the Atacama Region, Chile

Hundreds of people gathered along the Copiapó river to witness its rebirth after five years of continuous drought. The water came from heavy rains in the region of Antofagasta to Maule. Awesome! You remember, this phenomenon has also occurred...

Mysterious Desert Lakes Amidst Megadunes in Badain Jaran Desert, China

In China's Badain Jaran Desert, dozens of lakes mingle with the tallest sand dunes in the world. What is the source of lake water? How do the megadunes develop and evolve? These are still unexplained...

Aral Sea Natural Disaster – World’s Fourth Largest Lake Has Almost Completely Dried Up Within 50 Years

The Aral Sea Natural Disaster - The following satellite images by NASA show that the world's fourth largest lake has almost completely dried up within the last fifty years. Water irrigation to transform the desert into...

The Sahara Desert was Created About 7 Million Years Ago – Much Older Than Previoulsy Thought

The Sahara Desert is much older than previously thought and was created about 7 million years ago. The drying of the Tethys Sea (progenitor of modern Mediterranean, Black and Caspian seas) weakened the northern extension...

Gafsa Beach: Mysterious Lake Discovered In Tunisian Desert. Paradise Or Poison?

Gafsa Beach: Mysterious lake discovered in Tunisian desert. This mystery lake appeared out of nowhere in Tunisia. It was discovered by shepherds in Gafsa... But is the water radioactive? Some say that it is a miracle,...

Environmental Mystery: Why Is Oregon’s Only Salt Water Lake (Lake Abert) Drying Out?

Oregon’s only saltwater lake is disappearing, and scientists don't know why An environmental mystery is taking place at Lake Abert. Scientists are baffled as they cannot find why the only salt water lake of Oregon...

China creates a huge desert instead of an artificial lake

It seems that China has failed pretty bad there! Instead of a nice artificial lake, they have created a huge (four football fields long and ten meters deep) desert. This beautiful lake was planned for leisure...

The singing sand mystery phenomenon (VIDEO)

In deserts through out the world many people have heard a bizarre low pitch droning coming from the sand dunes. In Central Asia these sounds were attributed to malignant spirits, evil demons and goblins. Today this...

Geological Oddity: 100,000 Years Ago The Sahara Was Awash With Mighty Rivers

The world's most famous desert wasn't always quite so dry as it is now. 100,000 years ago, the Sahara was awash with rivers that might well have led humanity's ancestors to the Mediterranean. Thanks to...

Geological Oddity: Discover the Eerie and Colorful Landscape of Dallol Volcano in Ethiopia

Dallol is the hottest inhabited area on Earth, and is also one of the most remote places on Earth. Located in a depression, at more than 100 meters bellow sea level, this volcano has one of...

Mysterious Geological Formations: Discover Mesmerising Space Photos of Deserts Around the World

In this post, discover amazing images of the world's greatest deserts taken from outer space! These aerial pictures are fascinating! Enjoy! The Namib desert: Stretching more 1,200 miles along the Atlantic coast in southern Africa, it...