Giant sinkhole drains lake overnight in Russia (video)

The Sakantsy forest lake in the Vladimir region suddenly disappeared overnight after being drained by a giant sinkhole. The 20-meter-deep reservoir and all its fish were swallowed up within hours by a giant crater. On October...

75-year-old man swallowed by 15-feet deep sinkhole in Apple Valley, California

Dennis Love of Apple Valley says he was just walking across the front yard when it happened. A sinkhole that was more than 15-feet deep, just opened up under his feet, swallowing him, a few...

Enormous hole in the ground suddenly forms in Turkey – Shepherds and livestock terrified by loud roaring noise

An enormous sinkhole suddenly formed in the ground of the province of Konya in Turkey on September 23, 2017. The 40 meters wide by 20 meters deep crater collapsed in a loud roaring noise, that...

Enormous sinkhole drains lake in Franca, Brazil killing thousands of fish and almost sucking down a boat

Thousands of fish were killed and a two-person boat almost swallowed into an enormous sinkhole after the largest dam in Franca, Sao Paolo, Brazil was drained accidentally late Friday afternoon (15). This footage is just...

Enormous sinkhole opens up in Apopka, Florida forming like a giant crack in the ground (video)

A gigantic sinkhole opened up in Apopka, Florida on September 13, 2017, literally opening a crack in the Earth. Another consequence of Hurricane Irma big time flooding. Irma was so powerful that it drained shorelines in Florida...

Scooter swallowed by a sinkhole (China) and family disappears in raging river after bridge collapses in India (videos)

Unprecedented floods are currently submerging India, while heavy downpours hit China. Consequently, a family disappeared in a raging river after a bridge collapsed India, while a giant sinkhole swallowed up a scooter in China. Meanwhile in...

Kent sinkhole reveals hidden network of WWI tunnels that have been buried for decades

Sometimes, a sinkhole becomes a door to another dimension! After the car park of a Kent branch of Primark collapsed, an unexpected and giant network of underground tunnels that could date back a century was discovered...

Enormous 220-foot sinkhole swallows two homes in Land O’ Lakes, Florida (video)

A 220-foot sinkhole swallowed two homes and emptied a Pasco County neighborhood this morning is still growing. The giant pit is approximately 50 feet deep, 220 to 250 feet wide, and continuing to grow. It...

Enormous sinkhole swallows up bus in Veracruz, Mexico (videos)

This enormous sinkhole opened under a passenger bus in the city of Veracruz in Mexico. Since the giant pit is still unstable and growing, 24 houses have been evacuated in the area close to the...

Giant sinkhole swallows sleeping woman after opening under her bedroom in China (video)

A sleeping woman was swallowed by sinkhole in central China after her bedroom collapsed during heavy rain. The video, filmed in Shizhuling, Hunan Province on June 25, shows how the house partially collapsed when the...

Giant sinkhole expands and engulfs van and tree in China (video)

Look at this video captured in the city of Nantong, China, after heavy rains in the region. The giant sinkhole expands, and suddenly engulfs van and tree. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Gigantic sinkhole swallows man alive after cesspool collapse in Huntington, Long Island

A man is dead after a cesspool collapsed in the Long Island town of Huntington on May 24, 2017, spawning a gigantic sinkhole that swallowed him alive. Crews were still filling in the massive sinkhole...

Enormous sinkhole threatens Pinole retirement home community (video)

An enormous sinkhole has opened up on a street in Pinole and is threatening a large retirement community. The sinkhole which has swallowed the access road behind the building has grown to about 50 feet...

And suddenly a horse sank into the ground

This horse was resting on a pasture, when suddenly the ground collpased below him. Firefighters, a veterinarian, neighbors, and the owner assisted with the rescue of a horse named Copper in Kittitas County, Washington State,...

Giant sinkhole swallows a bus and a car in Chennai, India (video)

A giant sinkhole opened up right in the middle of a crowded road in Chennai, swallowing up a car and a passenger bus on April 9, 2017. The road collapse is most probably linked to...

400 meters of road collapse as flooding apocalypse destroys 80% of the city of Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina

One of the most important cities of Patagonia in terms of population, Comodoro Rivadavia, is being literally destroyed by flooding and strong winds since beginning of April 2017. The worst rainfall in 40 years -...

From Canada to Siberia, permafrost thaw produces ‘hell’s mouth’ craters, sinking lands, and 7,000 methane pockets ready to blow

In places like northern Canada and Siberia, a memory of ice ages long past is locked away in the very soil. And when permafrost melts it changes the land around it: Giant craters form, methane...

Man swallowed by sinkhole at bus station (video)

This man sank into the ground, when a deep sinkhole suddenly opened up under his feet at a bus station . Just another normal day in the Russian city of Yaroslavl :-) Police and passers-by helped...

Enormous sinkhole creates 50 meters large crater in Russia

A major sinkhole created a giant crater in seconds in the ground of Nurimanovsky District, Russia. Officials attribute this 50 meters long and 7 meters deep cavity to heavy rains and spring floods and cavern...

Enormous sinkhole swallows house in Khutsong, South Africa – People flee homes

Several giant sinkholes are frightening residents of Khutsong, South Africa. The gaping holes are growing up. One has already swallowed a house... Several homes have been evacuated. Other residents have fled their homes after at least 16 other sinkholes...

Giant sinkhole terrifies residents of Zaruma, Ecuador as it is growing larger and larger

Residents and officials of Zaruma, Ecuador are facing a serious geological problem as giant sinkholes are opening across the city. The new sinkhole, a 15 meters wide and 13 meters deep crater, is still growing...

The Earth is being torn apart! Giant sinkholes and massive cracks generate anxiety among residents around the world

The Earth is being torn apart! Fissures, cracks and sinkholes violently appear and scar the landscape. And all the following examples just leave a strong impression of how fragile and changeable our Earth really is......

Eight-year-old boy rescued after falling in deep sinkhole in Victorville, California

An eight-year-old boy had to be rescued Sunday afternoon January 15, 2017 after he fell into a sinkhole. A 3 foot circular open was found with unstable soil around all edges. The boy was found...

Giant Earth crack opens up in Northern Cape, South Africa

A giant earth crack has been spotted in Northern Cape along the R31 between Daniëlskuil and Kuruman in South Africa. The road has been closed down. According to residents, the fissure is getting worse and expanding every...

California storms: Iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree collapse, insane water levels, huge avalanches, giant sinkholes and record snow

Snow and rain storms are currently hitting drought-sicken northern California. Upon other dramatic events, the iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree was toppled, floods created insane water levels in rivers, huge avalanches destroyed homes, giant sinkholes and...

Cluster of 49 huge sinkholes discovered in China

A cluster of enormous sinkholes has been discovered in northwest China. The cluster includes 31 regular-sized, 17 large and 1 super-sized pit caves with the largest measuring up to 500 meters in diameter and 100 meters...

Teen falls into 20 ft deep sinkhole in Lake Elsinore, California

This 13-year-old teen was nearly swallowed up by a 20-foot-deep sinkhole in her front yard in Lake Elsinore, California. But she was able to crawl from the opening that caved in right under her on...

Massive sinkhole swallows 5 cars in Algeria – 11 people injured

A large sinkhole opened up on a highway near Ben Aknoun, a suburb of the city of Algiers, Algeria on November 18, 2016. Five cars fell into the 4 meters (13 feet) long, 6 meters...

Absolutely enormous sinkhole swallows back garden in Ripon, UK – 7 houses evacuated

A huge sinkhole - about 50ft by 30ft wide - swallowed up the back gardens of two houses on Ripon's Magdalen's Road on November 9, 2016. Fire crews evacuated 7 homes at about 22:30, leaving residents...

Huge sinkhole swallows up road in Fukuoka, Japan (pictures and videos)

A loud boom was heard and then the road disappeared. A street collapsed outside main railway station in south-western city of Fukuoka shortly after 5am, causing chaos and evacuations on November 8, 2016. This first video...

Large sinkhole swallows car and passengers in the Adelaide foothills, Australia

A driver and her passenger were "a little shaken" when the ground gave way and a large sinkhole swallowed their car in the Adelaide foothills. The driver was attempting a U-turn on Sunnyside Road at...

Massive sinkhole contaminates Florida aquifer with radioactive water since weeks

A massive sinkhole on top of a Mosaic gypsum stack near Mulberry allowed millions of gallons of contaminated water to flow into the Florida Aquifer. A cascading waterfall falls into the huge chasm in the...

Geyser sinkhole swallows drill truck in San Antonio, Texas

A massive water main break created a geyser sinkhole that swallowed a drill truck on August 8, 2016. The water spewed more than 50 feet in the air just east of McCullough next to the...

Giant sinkholes swallow cars and people around the world

In the last few days, giant holes have started opening up around the world swallowing up people and cars. Here a compilation of huge sinkholes from the US, in the Philippines, Australia and China. Scary! Large...

Ground collapses in wheat field in Russia creating enormous crater in the Earth

A 15 meters wide by 25 meters hole suddenly appeared in the karstic ground of Samara, Russia. When the ground exactly collapsed is unknown, but it was discovered by a farmer while cleaning a field on July...

200 meters of road collapse in giant sinkhole in Colombia

On July 16th, about 200 meters (600ft) of a street literally collapsed in a giant hole in Colombia. This almost unbelievable natural disaster hasn't swallowed up any vehicules but will close the road for a...

Three people swallowed by sinkholes in Pennsylvania and Detroit

In the last few days, a man and two women were swallowed by different sinkholes in the US. The incidents occurred in Wilkes-Barre and Allentown, Pennsylvania as well as a gaping sinkhole in Detroit. Woman almost swallowed by...

Rivers and lakes mysteriously disappearing increase around the world

Within the last 3 months or so, newspapers have started reporting increasingly about rivers and lakes that mysteriously and suddenly disappear around the world. Here a compilation of the most baffling incidents. Let's start this compilation with...

Lake disappears overnight drained by a deep sinkhole in Russia

A 200 meters in diameter and 3 meters in depth forest lake - Lake Peschёra - disappeared overnight underground as a deep sinkhole drained the entire reservoir with all the fish in it. The incident...

Bayou Corne faces extinction due to the giant Louisiana sinkhole that keeps on growing

The small town of Bayou Corne faces extinction. This was caused by the collapse of an underground salt dome operated by Texas Brine. The evacuation was ordered due to escape of Methane gas as a result...