In the front of Taylor Glacier, located in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, ice is a waterfall that is stained a deep red eerily similar to the color of blood every once flowing seawater.
This five-story, blood-red waterfall pours very slowly out of the Taylor Glacier in Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valleys. When geologists first discovered the frozen waterfall in
Unusual Things Happening in The World - Bleeding Glacier In Antarctica iron oxide cause the outflowing water that resembles blood. Also known as ” blood falls ”
In a mystery that has baffled scientists for more than a century, U. researchers have now discovered how blood-red water travels from an ancient lake trapped beneath Antarctica’s Taylor Glacier out towards a waterfall fittingly known as Blood Falls.
Bleeding waterfall in Antarctica - WTF fun facts
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Blood Falls is an outflow of an iron oxide-tainted plume of saltwater, flowing from the tongue of Taylor Glacier onto the ice-covered surface of West Lake Bonney in the Taylor Valley of the McMurdo Dry Valleys in Victoria Land, East Antarctica.
From the Department of Awesome Natural Wonders comes this impressive geological formation - an enormous rock perfectly balanced atop a smooth mound. Located deep inside the forests of Finland, the balancing rock is called Kummakivi
natural wonder Kummakivi, a geological formation found in the dense forests of Finland. There is still no scientific explanation for how the rock, whose given name translates as "strange rock" in Finnish, has wound up in such a perplexing position.
One finnish folk tale theory is that giants threw those rocks, in fact ice age moved those rocks and dropped all around Finland. This one happened to be balanced with another rock, there's no mystery about it.
"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is