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The 14 most amazing waterfalls in the world

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

Photo: Neil D'Cruze/Flickr

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Located in Northeast Iceland, the massive Dettifoss is generally recognized as the largest and most powerful waterfall in Europe. It is protected within the Vatnajökull National Park and remains untapped as an energy source. Plans to build a hydroelectric plant at the site have proven to be an engineering risk.