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Discover the mystic Caño Cristales: ‘The River Of Five Colors’ in the Macarena Mountains of Colombia

Discover the mystic Caño Cristales: 'The River Of Five Colors' in the Macarena Mountains of Colombia. You don't even imagine the colors you will meet over there! The world is full of amazing rivers and lakes....

Discover the Strange and Dark History of the Island of Dolls Confined in the Xochimilco Canals near Mexico City (Video)

Deep in the Xochimilco canals, not far from the historic city center of Mexico City, there’s a small island with a strange and dark history. This weird place is called the Island of Dolls. Watch...

Legends and Myths: Discovered Underwater Cities Around the World

There are many legendary cities around the world. Discover a compilation of 9 ancient mythological kingdoms hidden in oceans across the globe! 1. The ancient sunken city of Alexandria, Egypt. Alexandria, the royal quarters of Cleopatra, was discovered...

Mysterious Glowing Lights: The Paulding Light or the Dog Meadow Light in Upper Michigan

What is the eerie Paulding Light phenomenon? Also known as "The Dog Meadow Lights", this glowing orb has been a mystery in Upper Michigan for over 40 years and remains unexplained to these days. This weird light phenomenon...

The mysterious singing plants at Damanhur play eerie music

Have you ever heard about plants making music? Have you ever heard the incredible sounds of plants? No? Are you waiting for an invitation? Well listen to these incredible concerts and hear the wonderful sounds...

Strange Natural Phenomenon And Surfer’s Paradise: The Almost Never-Ending ‘Pororoca’ Wave In Brazil

The Never-Ending 'Pororoca' Wave in Brazil is probably the longest wave on Earth! The Pororoca is also the largest and most dangerous tidal bore in the world. Twice a year, between the months of February and...

Unexplained Earth Phenomenon: The Pink Lake Hillier, Western Australia

Lake hillier is one of those amazing earth phenomena that will blow you mind! Its water isn't blue or green but PINK! Yes, the pink lake Hillier in Western Australia! Lake Hillier is one of the...

Unexplained Earth Phenomenon: The Moving Rocks in Death Valley National Park, USA

No joke! Up to 350 kg heavy rock blocks slide in a dry lake in the west of Death Valley National Park in the United States without the help of any human beings or...

The World’s Largest Tire Graveyard in Kuwait Is So Large It Can Be Seen From Space

We need tires for our transportation means. But what happens when they are used? Discover the world's largest tire graveyard in Kuwait. In Kuwait City's Sulaibiya area every year gigantic holes are dug out in the...

Strange Earth Phenomenon: Discover the Mysterious “Seven Coloured Earths” at Chamarel on Mauritius

Colored Earth? You said colored earth? The Seven Colored Earths is an amazing geological phenomenon on Mauritius! Can you imagine this? Not even in your dreams! This mysterious place is reportedly the only location in the...

Strange Earth Phenomenon: This Odd Underwater Waterfall in Mauritius is an Optical Illusion

Our planet is full of amazing treasures! The latest surprise is this incredible optical illusion of an underwater waterfall diving towards the Indian Ocean floor, south-west of Mauritius. In addition to being one of the most...

Stonehenge Mystery Solved? Stonehenge Was Ancient Graveyard Say British Scientists – March 9 2013

British researchers have proposed a new theory for the origins of Stonehenge: It may have started as a giant burial ground for elite families (king family) around 3,000 B.C. New studies of cremated human...

Mysterious Sacred Sounds: The Incredible Chirping Kukulkan Pyramid in Chichen-Itza, Mexico

Research suggests that Mesoamerican pyramids like the Maya temple Kukulkan in Mexico were designed to produce sophisticated acoustic effects, including the chirp of sacred birds. Learn more about the mysterious sacred sounds at the Kukulkan...

Mysterious ‘Brazilian Atlantis’: A 100 MILLION years Hidden Continent Beneath the Atlantic Ocean

Scientists have discovered rocks that could be part of a mysterious hidden continent. Geologists dubbed it the 'Brazilian Atlantis'. In other words, the Japanese and Brazilian scientists say they may have discovered part of the earth's...

The Amazing Moeraki Boulders in New Zealand

The coast of Otago on the South Island of New Zealand is known for a strange and baffling nature phenomenon. These giant stone concretions, called Moeraki Boulders, are...

Spectacular Nature: Discover the Mystic Iguazú National Park Waterfalls in Argentina

Argentina's Iguazú national park is visited by more than a million people every year, most staying for just a day before moving on. But you should stay a bit longer to discover its and...

Lake Natron in Tanzania transforms animals into statues creating eerie natural sculptures

Look at these photographs of calcified animals! It is surely the most horrific depiction of the "bird of peace" since Picasso's Guernica. Lake Natron is situated in Tanzania and is everything but hospitable: its water temperatures can reach...

Geological Oddity: The Mysterious Musical Stones of Ringing Rocks Park in Pennsylvania

What is the sound of a rock? What's the rock sound? Can you imagine playing music with rocks? Have you ever heard stones ringing? Well listen to this ROCK CONCERT! Incredible, no? Yes I find pretty amazing...

WOW! This Is AMAZING: The Falkirk Wheel Is The Only Rotative Boat Lift In The World

This is the kind of technological and engineering treasures we would like to see more! The following video (by Chris Laing) is a incredible timelapse of the Falkirk Wheel, which is the only rotating boat...

Adventure Trip: Swim With Leopard Sharks at La Jolla in California

Are you scared of sharks? Well some are not and even drive hundreds of miles to La Jolla, California to swim with these large and frightening fishes. The leopard sharks of La Jolla are a...

Mysterious Symmetry of Religion: Twin Pyramids and Parallel Temples Across the Pacific Ocean

Symmetry is everywhere! It is even found in temples constructed by unrelated communities across the Pacific. Amazing. Left: Baksei Temple built during the Khmer Empire (9 – 13 AD). Right: The Temple of the Masks in...

Musical Oddity: Discover The Great Stalacpipe Organ Deep Within The Luray Caverns in Virginia

The Great Stalacpipe Organ is claimed the largest instrument in the world. It is the first and only lithophone based on stalactites and is situated deep within the Luray caverns in Virginia. Rocks that ring have...

“Area 51” is a Real Place Says CIA in New Declassified Documents

The CIA confirmed for the first time the existence of the mysterious "Area 51". However no evidence of aliens appear in the new released documents - but some text has been blackened. For decades, the...

Discover the magic of Antarctica: Amazing pictures of Antarctic icebergs drifting in the Southern Ocean

These are some pictures I shot during a scientific research expedition in Antarctica back in 2006. The goal of this mission was to get the first samples from Pine Island Bay area, a remote area almost impossible...

What are these mysterious underwater circles appearing off Adriatic Croatian island?

What are these mysterious circles discovered underwater in the vicinity of Dugi Otok Island, Croatia? Each measures 50 meters diameter and is separated by 300 meters from the next one. These mysterious and unknown circles are...

Mysterious Places On Earth: Discover “The Door to Hell” In The Karakum Desert of Turkmenistan

There are many versions of the devil, and many interpretations of what it means for him to walk the Earth. This is his terrifying gate: The Door To Hell!

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...

Magical and Eerie Pictures: Long Exposure Photographs of Fireflies in the Forests of Nagoya City Japan

These are neither orbs nor fairies flying between trees! No, these are eerie long exposure photographs of fireflies in a forest near Nagoya City, Japan. By keeping the camera’s shutter open at a low aperture Cyan captures every bioluminescent flash...

Early Native Americans: America’s Oldest Cave and Rock Art Discovered in Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau

Archaeologists,Jan Simek, Alan Cressler, Nicholas Herrmann and Sarah Sherwood from the Department of Anthropology at the University of Tennessee and Mississippi State University, have discovered America's oldest cave and rock art that has remained...

Mystic Arizona: Discover the Mysterious Supersition Mountains Where Legends and Ghosts Come Alive

Near Apache Junction, Arizona there is a place called the Supersition Mountains where legends and superstitions come alive to tell their ghostly tales. Robert Quinn In the 1800's, a german goldhunter named Jacob Waitz discovered a huge goldmine within...

Amazing Place on Earth: Discover Silfra in Iceland Where You Can Dive Between Europe and America Tectonic Plates

This extreme diver swims in the plate gap between Europe and America. So cool! In the following pictures, the diver Alexander Mustard, from Southampton, USA, swims between the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates in Silfra Canyon,...

Apocalyptic scenery on the east coast of England, February 6 2013

An apocalyptic spectacle on February 6 2013 in Seaham, England's east coast, with stormy winds (up to 120 KMh), a pitch black sky and a few sun rays as unique ingredients. These water mountains...

The Tree Circus: See the World’s Famous and Amazing Trees Here

Amazing trees exist all over the world. Most of them have become tourist attractions because of their location, age, size, weird appearance, historical events or because of strange uses by humans. Here a selection of my...

Geological Oddity: What are the Mysterious Volgograd Balls?

What are the mysterious Volgograd Balls? The strange spherical objects found in Mokraya Olkhovka are surrounded by legend and myth. Are they a volcanic irregularity? The result of an odd erosion? Or alien eggs? First, it...

Nature Oddity: Eerie Pink Sand Transforms Beautiful Beaches Into Wonderlands Around The World

This sand looks weird... Yeah, its color is pink... Was it dyed for tourism purposes or is it another amazing natural phenomenon? Pink-sand beaches form in only a few regions around the world, where tropical coral...

Strange Earth Phenomenon: Discover the Magic of the Boiling Mud Pool in the Rotorua Region of New Zealand

What is so fascinating about mud? Well I would answer nothing. It is just a grey and stinky mix of water and dust. However, in the geothermally active Rotorua region of New Zealand, this mud...

The Mysterious Sailing Stones of the Racetrack Playa in Death Valley

Have geologists finally figured out how Death Valley's 'sailing stones' move across the desert all by themselves? A NASA geologist believes he has finally found the answer.

Discover the Most Dangerous Road in the World at Hua Shan, one of China’s Five Sacred Mountains

Hua Shan is a 2160 meter high mountain in central China. Prior to the construction of cable cars, the only way to climb it was through a narrow wooden path. Nowadays, only few adventurers dare...

Unbelievable: Epecuen, An Argentinian Town Sunken 25 Years Ago And That Came Back To The Surface

The amazing town of Epecuen had been sunken 25 years ago! And now, it has came back to surface! Epecuen, a former lake country spa town known for its therapeutic powers for centuries and situated just...

Mystery Places On Earth: Göbekli Tepe, Turkey: A 12,000-Year-Old Unexplained Ancient Sanctuary

Göbekli Tepe ("potbelly hill" in Turkish), a Neolithic hilltop sanctuary, represents the oldest known human-made religious structure in the world. It is...