In a tiny corner of western Poland a forest of about 400 pine trees grow with a 90 degree bend at the base of their trunks - all bent northward. Surrounded by a larger forest of straight growing pine trees this collection of curved trees, or "Crooked Forest," is a mystery.
Lightning strike over water
1,500 year old tree!
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"The grove of 'candelabra' redwoods, known as the Enchanted Forest, is one of the primary reasons San Francisco's Save the Redwoods League purchased the spectacular 957-acre piece of coastline known as Shady Dell, where the gnarled old trees live."
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The sky before Katrina struck
Look out, Key West. Here comes Isaac!
"Mammatus clouds are most often associated with the anvil cloud and severe thunderstorms. "
inside the eye of hurricane georges, seen from a NOAA WP-3D research aircraft on 19 september 1998
A look back at Hurricane Isaac
Tree on a Tree.