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The World's Highest Waterfall Is So Majestic

Video: This drone footage of Angel Falls in Venezuela is breathtaking. Angel Falls is the world’s highest uninterrupted waterfall at 979m tall, and it is totally stunning to see the water makes its way down the side of the mountain and disappear into the mystery below.

Video: The Serenity Of Nature In The Mountains Of Japan

Shugendo is an old religion in Japan that started in the 7th century that focuses on a spiritual experience or awakening of sorts with nature. There’s more to it then that, of course. But this film by Mathieu Le Lay explores that world and follows Yamabushi monk Kosho Tateishi during his prayer rituals.

Watch A Man Ice Climb A Frozen Niagara Falls For The First Time Ever

People have gone down the Niagara Falls, which is already nuts, but Red Bull says that ice climber Will Gadd is the first person crazy enough to go up the falls. As in he climbed a damn waterfall. The Niagara Falls was frozen over but Gadd gets impossibly close to the falls and somehow makes it to the top.

Washington DC's Very Own High Line Will Clean Its Dirty River Water

The Anacostia River that runs through Washington DC has historically been known as, well, not the cleanest river in the United States. A new elevated park straddling the river plans to filter the dirty water with a waterfall feature (apparently projected with Frederick Douglass’s face). It’s the winning design announced today for the city’s upcoming elevated park.

The Iguazú Falls Overflow In Flood Of Biblical Proportions

Following massive rainfalls in Argentina and Brazil, the famous Iguazú Falls are now overflowing, carrying 46,300 cubic metres per second — 33 times the usual water flow rate. The images and video are unbelievable. I hope you have your arks ready, my friends.

This Quadcopter Video Of Niagara Is Way Better Than A Tightrope

This gorgeous video shot from a remote-control helicopter hovering over Niagara Falls lets you (nearly) feel the cool, refreshing spray. YouTuber questpact rigged a GoPro Hero3 to his DJI Phantom quadcopter to get this shot, his entry in DJI’s Phantom Video Contest.

Putting Glowsticks Inside Waterfalls Is Mesmerisingly Beautiful

When you first see it, it looks like a perfect rainbow conforming to the contours of the river, trapped inside a waterfall. But then your brain realises that that’s not possible. How are there colours in the water? How is there a rainbow at night? It’s the trick of long exposure photography. And I can’t stop looking at it.

The Weird And Wonderful Phenomenon Of The Lava Waterfall In Yosemite Park

Every year, there’s a temporal waterfall seemingly flowing with lava down the east side of El Capitan, the massive granite formation in Yosemite Park, California. Only people at the right place and time are able to see it.

Elves Must Live Where The Aurora And The Moonbow Meet

If you go to Skógafoss — a waterfall in the south of Iceland — when the full moon is shining bright during the aurora season, perhaps you would catch this magical scene. And meet an elvish princess who looks like Björk.

These Beautiful Waterfalls Are Made Entirely Of Ice

Sisse Brimberg and Cotton Coulson — two veteran National Geographic photographers who have been married for 28 years — have captured this beautifully surreal image of waterfalls fully made of ice. I guess that those ice caps are really melting.

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