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This lake in the Cascades lives up to its name, disappearing down a hole every spring.
Added by ewayte
Haukadalur Geothermal Field
This valley of hot springs and boiling mud pots is home to the record-holding "Geysir," which originated the English word.
Added by Anne Reddington
A natural wonder in south Denmark.
Added by hcw2rp
The most powerful waterfall in all of Europe.
Added by tdang
Jigokudani (Hell Valley)
A steaming, boiling hellscape sources Hokkaido's thermal baths.
Added by Merlucdai
Neringos savivaldybė, Lithuania
The Dead Dunes
A narrow strip of land is home to the tallest migrating dunes in Europe.
Added by UJ
F-3 P-2, India
Skeleton Lake of Roopkund, India
A lake with hundreds of ancient skeletons surrounding it. The surprise is what killed them…
Added by Dylan
8 Alien Landscapes Where You Can Visit Mars on Earth
The closest to Mars you can get without leaving the planet.
September 27, 2016
Coastal dunes, site of buried Egyptian movie set and former utopian colony.
Added by anhie
Glass Window Bridge
This isthmus in the Bahamas narrowly separates the roiling Atlantic from the cool Caribbean.
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St Mary, Jersey
This natural crater along the coast of Jersey may take its name from the devil statues who have watched over it.
Added by TheWickerWoman
Here Are 17 Hidden Spots Inside America's National Parks and Forests
Celebrate 100 years of national parks by exploring these secret places.
August 25, 2016
On the Oregon coast there is a natural hole that seems to be draining the sea.
Added by DCrane
The World's Most Lightning-Prone Place Has the World's First Lightning Forecasts
The cause of the Catatumbo Lightning is no longer a mystery.
July 27, 2016
A flooded Mexican cave that hides a river beneath the water.
Added by KirstenCunningham
Al Maadeyah, Egypt
The Lost City of Heracleion
An ancient city exhumed from the depths of the ocean.
Added by Dylan
Each year melting snow turns these Austrian hiking trails into scuba zones.
Added by Kergin
Submerged trees jut ghost-like out of an idyllic turquoise mountain lake.
Added by Tawsam
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