The forest often seems to be something spooky and mysterious. No wonder the world’s folklore is full of stories about how the forest turned and threw poor children and young girls, as there were active robbers, predators and a variety of evil spirits. Today we tell about the forest that can instill fear because of the anomalies, legends, historical facts and dangerous inhabitants.
Curve Les found in some places of the planet, including he is on the Curonian spit on the Baltic sea coast. There are pine trees look as if they bent and twisted the giant, because of what the forest was called Dancing.
Abnormal crooked can be seen in the vicinity of the village of Nowe Czarnowo in Western Poland. About 400 curved trees, turned to the North, was imprisoned by the Germans during the occupation in 1930. According to the researchers, of bent wood, the Germans were going to make furniture, ship hulls and fittings for plows, but how they achieved the amazing bending of stems is unknown.
Forest of suicides
A rendezvous with a UFO
About forest legends: like it’s missing a shepherd with two hundred sheep, a woman lost her memory, and once a five year old girl vanished and appeared five years later, not matured.
Sift noted that, according to locals, a UFO is more common in this area. Further, the research continued military engineer Emil Barney. He took a picture which later is considered some of the most clear and authentic picture of a UFO in Europe. Anomalies of the forest has also described the scientist Adrian Patrut in the book “Phenomena of the forest Hoya-Baciu”.
The forest of screaming ghosts
Forest of the damned
Stories about bad forest were present in local folklore since the late nineteenth century. Believed to have gone here more than ten people, but documented only five cases: they all occurred in the period from 1945 to 1950. Among the missing: a 74-year-old hunter and fisherman, who knew the terrain, the 18-year-old student, 8-year-old boy, an elderly veteran, and 53-year-old pochodnych. The last body was able to detect seven months later, the rest were not found, despite a lengthy search.
According to legends, these places are cursed, angry at the colonists by the Indians. In the forest there are graves. They say that the spirits of the buried natives to roam the woods and a thirst for revenge.
Since the Chernobyl disaster nearly 30 years have passed, but, according to experts, the forest remains radioactive. Last spring, scientists from the U.S. and France published the results of a study of the ecosystems of the Red forest and pointed out the anomaly: dead trees do not decompose, they seem to be preserved in the time of the accident. Scientists conducted an experiment: he collected several bags of leaves are not affected by the radiation, and put them in different parts of the forest. Hunch was confirmed: in places with high radiation leaves were rotting during 40% slower than in normal forest areas. This is because bacteria and fungi that cause decay, less-active radiation.
According to scientists, the Red forest potentially dangerous fire accumulated vegetation — if it lights up, then the radiation will spread wider.