On March 1, 2013, Jeff Bush, 37, was asleep in his bedroom when a sinkhole opened up beneath his home in Seffner, Florida. The hole, which was about 6 meters (20 feet) across and deep, swallowed him and most of his bedroom in a matter of seconds. Jeff's brother Jeremy and his partner Rachel were in another room when they heard a loud bang and Jeff's scream. Rushing to the … [Read more...] about A Sinkhole Swallowed A Man’s Bedroom In 2013. No Trace Of Him Has Been Found
The Xiaozhai Tiankeng: Exploring the World’s Deepest Sinkhole
The Xiaozhai Tiankeng, also known as the Heavenly Pit, is an awe-inspiring natural wonder located in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China. This geological formation is considered the world's deepest sinkhole, reaching an astonishing depth of 662 meters (2,172 feet) and a diameter of 626 meters (2,054 feet). The Xiaozhai Tiankeng is a testament to the power of nature … [Read more...] about The Xiaozhai Tiankeng: Exploring the World’s Deepest Sinkhole
Massive Sinkhole Appears in Konya, Turkey: A Reminder of the Power of Nature
A massive sinkhole with a diameter of 37 meters has appeared in the city of Konya, Turkey. The sinkhole was discovered by local residents who were stunned by its size and sudden appearance. The sinkhole is believed to have been caused by natural geological processes, but its sudden appearance has raised concerns among local residents about the safety of the area. The … [Read more...] about Massive Sinkhole Appears in Konya, Turkey: A Reminder of the Power of Nature
Firefighters Rescued a Trapped Horse From A Sinkhole Near Mirfield
Sinkholes can be a hazard to both humans and animals. Even a horse can become helplessly stuck in a sinkhole, which can be fatal in some situations. However, one horse is safe, due to the efforts of a rescue squad that dug him out just in time. A 27-year-old horse named Prince was let out of his stable at Calder Farm Equestrian and was enjoying a walk through the field, … [Read more...] about Firefighters Rescued a Trapped Horse From A Sinkhole Near Mirfield
Thor’s Well Is An Oceanic Sinkhole That Appears To Have No Bottom.
Known as the "drainpipe of the Pacific," Thor's Well likely formed after a sea cave collapsed. One of the most mysterious natural wonders of the oceans is Thor's Well, which resembles a bottomless abyss and seems to be robbing the sea of its water. In reality, Thor's Well is the collapsed ceiling of a sea cave that was carved out by water and left in ruins. Thor's Well, … [Read more...] about Thor’s Well Is An Oceanic Sinkhole That Appears To Have No Bottom.