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6 Fantastic Places That Are Hard To Believe Really Exist

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Devil’s Postpile

The geological formation known as the Devil’s Postpile is the largest known example of a columnar basalt.

This type of formation happens when basaltic lava forms a lake, cools slowly, and cracks along stress points.

The formation is six stories high and displays highly unusual symmetry.

Almost as strange is the giant pile of identical looking pieces at the bottom, which could easily be named Devil’s Lego.

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