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Niagara Falls - 10 Shocking Facts

Updated: Nov 10, 2023

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Niagara Falls - 10 Shocking Facts


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IN 50,000 YEARS, NIAGARA WON'T EXIST


because it retreats by 30 cm per year due to erosion.

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EACH OF THE 3 WATER CASCADES HAS A NAME


On the US side:

- "American Falls"

- "Bridal Veil Falls"


On the Canadian side:


- "Horseshoe Falls"

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NIAGARA IS 12 THOUSAND YEARS OLD


and was created after the disappearance of the last glaciation on the

Canadian-American Great Lakes.

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WE ONLY WATCH HALF OF NIAGARA


while the other part of the water goes to the world's first hydroelectric power plant designed by Nikola Tesla himself.

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FIRST TO DISCOVER NIAGARA


for the modern world European was Louis Hennepin in 1678.

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NIAGARA IS FREEZING


in winter, creating an ice bridge on which it was still possible to walk until 1912.

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THE WATERFALL RETREATED 11 KM


from the height of the city of Queenston towards Lake Ontario due to erosion.

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OVER 2 MILLION LITERS


water pours over Niagara Falls per second.

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A ROPE WALKER WALKED ON A ROPE OVER NIAGARA


550 meters from the US side to the Canadian side, in wind and fog at an altitude of 46 meters in only 25 minutes.

(He was convincing the US and Canadian authorities for 2 years to do that)


"HORSESHOE" THE MOST SPECTACULAR


waterfall is never fully visible because it is partially covered by a cloud of rising water drops.

NIAGARA FALLS

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