Crooked forest

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What’s the Deal With Poland's “Crooked Forest”? — Daily Passport

Forests hold an air of mystery, enchantment, and even darkness. But some forests hold more than just unique natural beauty — they are home to mysteries and geological oddities that scientists are still pondering. One such place is Krzywy Las, the “Crooked Forest” of Poland, home to nearly 400 pine trees with trunks bent at bizarre angles. And even more strangely, every single one of them points north.

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The ongoing mystery behind Poland’s ‘Crooked Forest’

Located outside Nowe Czarnowo, Poland, is an eerie-looking collection of curved pine trees nicknamed The Crooked Forest or Krzywy Las. No one knows how the original 400 pine trees got their identically bent shape — all 90-degree drops at the base, like elephant trunks. But it's believed that a special technique was used in the […]