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It’s A Hole New World

You probably received viral e-mails of the Guatemala sinkhole and the probable impression it sent is absolute awe. It is indeed way to real to be true. I can’t believe it myself and so curiosity has to be given nosh, thanks to our digital library also known as the internet.

A sinkhole is a natural depression caused by removal of soil or bedrock, often both, by water as per Wikipedia.com. It creates both ugly scenes and astounding natural tourist spots.

Googling these earth holes, I found this interesting entry wherein different earth holes are featured. Marvel on the photos below that can also be found on the blog link:

 

The Great Blue Hole in Belize

A sinkhole in Guatamela