How much do you think you know about the Earth? Many people will feel that they have lived on Earth for so long, and they have accumulated a lot of knowledge about the Earth, but in fact, there are more amazing events in nature.
1 Blue Lava is the cooler name for a chemical reaction that creates electric-blue flames from the Kawah Ijen crater on the island, Java.
2 Dirty thunderstorms (volcanic lightning) are created by colliding particles of volcanic ash.
3 Salar de Uyuni is a salt flat in Bolivia and it reflects the sky when small amounts of water flood it!
4 Upside down icebergs look fascinating.
5 A thing called bioluminescence makes the waves glow blue and it’s absolutely fascinating.
6 Upper-atmospheric lightning is a lot bigger and scarier than the bolts of lightning we normally see.
7 When the sun is setting it turns this waterfall into gold.
8 A perfectly circular ice disk formed in a river in Westbrook, Maine and it looks incredible.
9 A flock of starlings is called a murmuration.
10 An underwater river in Cenote Angelita, Mexico
11 Supercells are just thunderstorms characterized by the presence of a mesocyclone in them which makes them rotate.
12 The Morning Glory cloud is a rare meteorological phenomenon that makes rolled clouds.
13 A tidal bore is a tidal phenomenon in which the leading edge of the incoming tide forms a wave (or waves) of water that travels against the direction of the river or bay’s current.
14 Wave Rock is a natural rock formation in Australia. It’s shaped like a wave and is 49 ft (15 meters) tall.
15 Asperitas is a cloud formation that may look ominous, but most of the time it dissipates without a storm forming.
16 Fairy circles are created by sand termites and typically happen in places that have a certain type of vegetation.
17 A light pillar is an atmospheric optical phenomenon in which a vertical beam of light appears to extend above and/or below a light source.
18 Frozen trees called Sentinels of the Arctic guard the north.
19 A desert bloom is a climatic phenomenon that makes a variety of flowers blossom during the spring in years when the rain is high.
20 There are beautiful ice caves underneath the Mendenhall glacier in Alaska.