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5 natural events that science can't explain

By: Jessica Knoblauch on March 15, 2010, 11:12 a.m.
Eluding explanation

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A sense of mystery

We've come a long way since the days of believing that lightning bolts were the work of angry gods, but some natural events continue to mystify us — including black holes, supernovas, the Marfa lights, the Bermuda Triangle and the Taos Hum. Despite scientists' best efforts, there are many myths and legends surrounding unexplained natural events. Here are five events that continue to elude explanation. (Text: Jessica Knoblauch)