The Burning Crater Of Turkmenistan

The Burning Crater Of Turkmenistan

May 26, 2020Manuela Mitevova

There are a lot of places in the world that can only be described as otherworldly, and the Darvaza Crater in Turkmenistan is one of them. The giant burning pit in the middle of the desert hides a fascinating story of how it came to be there, and the role that humans played in the process. Turns out digging in the wrong place can get you into a lot of trouble!

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