Places to see incredible natural phenomena

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    http://www.usatoday.com/story/trave...-to-see-incredible-natural-phenomena/2500355/

    Sometimes nature creates displays so incredible—heavy stones that seem to drag themselves across a dry lakebed, fish that literally rain down from storm clouds and stunning colored lights that dance silently in the crisp night skies of the polar regions—that we can hardly believe our eyes, let alone come up with a plausible explanation for them. Perhaps that's why, for thousands of years, humans have created stories and myths to help explain even the simplest of Earth's natural phenomena. For instance, ancient Greeks had Zeus in charge of lightning and the Egyptians attributed the sun's transit across the sky to the efforts of their god Ra.

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    Great reference. A few of those places are not hard to visit!
     

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