Secrets of the world’s strangest wonders: Genies, ‘fairy circles,’ and ‘gates to hell.’
There are some very weird places on the planet that have terrified and fascinated humans throughout history. We examine the mythology and science that surround them. Amazing sights, sounds, and secrets abound in the earth.
While some are breathtaking examples of Mother Nature’s power, others are simply bizarre.
People have questioned what caused them for generations, leading to tales of UFOs, genies, and gates to hell.
In other cases, the secrets surrounding these strange marvels remain unresolved.
Others, on the other hand, can be explained by phenomena that have attracted some of the world’s most brilliant scientists.
Here, we look at a few of the oddest places on the planet, as well as everything leading scientists have to say about them.
This sinkhole in Yemen, which measures 100 feet across and 357 feet deep and is officially known as the Well of Barhout, has long been thought to be the home of devils and genies, or perhaps the entryway to the underworld.
Despite sending a man to the moon and exploring the ocean depths, cavers just reached the bottom of the hole this month, battling darkness, low oxygen levels, and poisonous odors.
There were no genies to be found, only snakes and dead animals.
There are dozens of curiously identical crooked trees in a calm woodland in western Poland.
For years, numerous ideas have been proposed as to why they have grown in this manner. Some speculate that the trunks were twisted due to snowfall or a strange horizontal gravitational attraction, possibly produced by a UFO landing.
The solution is straightforward, but heartbreaking. Foresters are thought to have planted them and then fashioned them as they grew for shipbuilding.
Unfortunately, World War Two completely destroyed the area, razing the surrounding town to the ground, and those who hold the answers did not survive to tell them.
Thousands of strange circles litter the desert floor in Namibia.
Scientists have been trying to figure out what caused them for decades, and they thought they had it figured out.
They thought termites were cleaning the foliage above ground so that infrequent rainfall wouldn’t be sucked up by the plants. Every colony has its own fairy circle.
Other experts then pointed out that a similar phenomenon occurs in Australia in locations where termites do not exist. After all, it may be fairies.
In the midst of Turkmenistan, which is large and desolate. The news is summarized by Brinkwire.