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Heart Rock Crestline, Calif

Posted by on Jan 7, 2014 in Weird | Comments Off on Heart Rock Crestline, Calif

Heart Rock, in the Valley of Enchantment is one of Crestline’s natural wonders. Heart Rock Waterfall is also known as Seeley Creek falls. It is a pretty amazing little spot.

Seeley Creek falls is known not so much for its tiny 20ft waterfall but its nearly perfect heart-shaped depression right next to it. It’s one of those features you marvel at because of how such a man-made shape could exist amidst the chaos and seemingly randomness of Mother Nature.
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Stunning Rhone Glacier

Posted by on Nov 29, 2013 in Weird | Comments Off on Stunning Rhone Glacier

If you want to enjoy plenty of beautiful scenery on your next holiday, the obvious choice of destination in Europe is Switzerland. The Rhone Glacier is a glacier in the Swiss Alps and the source of the Rhone River. This stunning glacier provides water to Lake Geneva. Because the Glacier is located close to the Furka Pass road it is easily accessible.Because it is so easily accessible, the glacier has been observed since the 19th Century. During the last 120 years the glacier 1300meters leaving stone behind it.
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Mystical Woodland – Wistman’s Wood

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Weird | Comments Off on Mystical Woodland – Wistman’s Wood

Wistman’s Wood is one of only three remote high-altitude oakwoods on Dartmoor, Devon, England. Wistman’s Wood is more than just a group of trees. Because of its altitude and climate, the trees and rocks are coated in a layer of moss, and in certain places the moss may form large clumps on the trunks and branches from which ferns and lichens grow, giving the place a mystical quality, almost as if you had been transported to an alien world.
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16 Of Worlds Unusual Rock Formations

Posted by on Jun 29, 2013 in Nature, Weird | 1 comment

A rock structure can be created in any rock type or combination. Geologists have created a number of terms to describe different rock structures in the landscape that can be formed by natural processes.
Rocks are classified by their origin or how they are formed. There are three types of rocks: sedimentary (formed by sedimentation), igneous (formed out of the magma) and metamorphic (formed from other rocks).

Wave Rock – Hyden

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Explore the Beautiful Niah Caves

Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Weird | Comments Off on Explore the Beautiful Niah Caves

Niah Caves is located within the district of Miri in Sarawak, Malaysia. Part of Niah National Park, the main cave, Niah Great Cave, is located in Gunung Subis and is made up of several voluminous, high-ceilinged chambers.

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The caves are located in the jungle wilds across the Sungai Niah River. After a short trip across the river by boat, a long boardwalk path winding several kilometers through a beautiful rainforest leads to the caves. Iridescent multi-colored butterflies, flying lizards, wild orchids and strange fungi are some of the sights that captivate us on the way.

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Jacob’s Well, Wimberley, Texas

Posted by on May 16, 2013 in Weird | 25 comments

Jacob’s Well is a significant karstic spring, the largest perennial spring in the Texas Hill Country. It flows from the most extensive underwater cave in Texas, opening in the bed of Cypress Creek, a few miles north of Wimberley, Texas.The twelve foot (four meter) diameter mouth of the cave serves as a popular swimming and water recreation spot for the local land owners whose properties adjoin Cypress Creek. From the opening in the creek bed, Jacob’s Well descends vertically for about thirty feet (ten meters), continuing from there at an angle as a series of chambers separated by narrow, often deeply silted and unstable necks, ultimately reaching a depth of at least one hundred and twenty feet (forty meters).
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