Strange natural phenomena | Blood Falls in Antarctica

They call them Blood Falls, bloody waterfalls, and some are very impressive, as only a few know how that it is a natural phenomenon. Coming from the glacier of Taylor Glacier, in that part of Antarctica they are claimed by Australia.

Blood Falls, East Antarctica
Blood Falls, East Antarctica

What is the strange (bizarre?) in all this. Phenomenon is caused by saline water rich in iron, which gushes out sporadically, by a lake that lies beneath the glacier, ending in another lake (Lake Bonney).

Blood Falls from above
Blood Falls from above
Blood Falls
Blood Falls

The waterfall was discovered in 1911 by the Australian Antarctic Griffith Taylor, from which the name of the glacier, which at the time attributed the strange color, the presence of red algae.

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