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22 Rare Natural Phenomena You Probably Didn’t Know Occur On Earth

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5 natural phenomena you probably didn‘t know occurred on earth, part 1.

There is so much happening in this world that we don't know about. The wonders of God's green earth is something we have always underestimated. Not only when it comes to destruction, but also when it comes to creating mesmerizing moments of natural beauty.

Having said that, here are 22 of t...

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1. The ‘Finnish Lapland‘ where the trees look like snow covered

This happens due to freezing temperatures and snowfall in Lapland, which is the northern-most region of Finland.

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2. The ‘Lenticular Clouds‘ that cap off the beauty of nature.

These have been mistaken for UFOs at times. The cloud formation in the troposphere occurs perpendicular to the wind direction. Gliders use it to get good lifts and create altitude and distance records

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3. The 'Skypunch' phenomena that dents the clouds in the most perfect way.

As the name suggests, a large hole is created in cirrocumulous or altocumulous clouds due to temperature of the water body below being too low.

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4. 'Aurora Borealis', which is like an aura of beauty up above.

These are caused when electrically charged particles from solar wind accelerate along the magnetic field lines into the upper atmosphere. Then these particles collide with gas atoms, creating the effect. The zone for 'Aurora' creation is 10 to 20 degrees from magnetic poles.

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5. The 'Frozen Waves' in Antarctica that make you pause in time.

When the ice is compressed and the air bubbles are squeezed out, these waves are created. This blue ice is created because the light at the red end of the spectrum is absorbed.

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