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The 14 most amazing waterfalls in the world

By: Bryan Nelson on April 26, 2011, 1 p.m.
Angel Falls

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Angel Falls

Angel Falls is the highest waterfall in the world, plunging an incredible 3,212 feet over the edge of the Auyantepui mountain in Venezuela. In fact, the fall is so tall that much of the falling water evaporates or dissipates as a fine mist before it reaches the ground.