Pets and Nature

Giant Hole In The Desert Has Been Burning For Ages, And Here's Why

Hernán Tamargo

Published on 06-11-2020 by Hernán Tamargo


Ever heard of the Darvaza gas crater? Also known as "The Gate of hell", this giant hole filled with burning flames is located in the middle of the Turkmen desert and it's of the strangest natural phenomena in the world. Scientists have struggled to find out the reason behind it's inextinguishable flames, but they have recently unveiled the mystery.