waterfalls

The IguazĂș 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.


Video: These Sydney Waterfalls Are Running Upwards

Winds were so strong on the southern coast of Sydney earlier this week – 120km/h – that waterfalls were running upwards. The water is just being blown up from the bottom. The situation’s crazy, especially for those commuters in their ferries.


MC Escher's Impossible Waterfall Is Not Impossible

Watching a real life version of Escher’s Impossible Waterfall melts my brain. The more I look at, the more confused I get! Thankfully, the secret on how the whole illusion works is out. There’s clear DIY instructions on how to make your own impossible waterfall on Instructables and that video above shows what’s really going on.


How That Impossible Escher Waterfall May Have Been Built

Remember this? Still pretty crazy! But maybe a little less so after taking a look at David Goldman’s theory of how exactly this contraption was put together:


Energy-Generating Waterfall Doubles As Bungee Platform

During the night, this tower is an energy-generating waterfall. During the day, it creates power using large solar panels while allowing bungee jumpers to leap from level 90.5.


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