10 Of the most hypnotic and amazing natural phenomena in the world
The world is graced with natural phenomena; some spectacular and some intimidating to the point of being simply awesome and amazing. While some can be spectacular, others could be daunting and downright dangerous. Here the ten most amazing natural phenomena in the world.
1 The Catatumbo Lightning
The Catatumbo Lightening in Venezuela should be seen to be believed, a continuous high intensity lightening zone which occurs over Lake Maracaibo. The entrance to the Catatumbo River in Venezuela emits out large flashes of lightning which originate from storm clouds towering high up in the sky. The scene could well resemble some magic portal and continues for almost 160 nights in the year at a staggering rate of 280 times every hour.