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In New Zealand, this neon green sulphur lake is straight out of a comic book

The Devil’s Bath in Wai-O-Tapu, as people fondly call it may look like pure evil at first glance. It looks like the radioactive skeleton-melting lake straight out of a comic book. Except that it’s anything but: the lake actually gets its bizarre gleaming green hue from the floating sulphur deposits in it — it is after all located within the Wai-O-Tapu volcanic area within the Rotorua city of New Zealand’s North Island — which still means you don’t want to take a dip in it.

Via Atlas Obscura

Devil's Bath in New Zealand
Devil's Bath in New Zealand

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Low Lai Chow travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. Find out more about her at lowlaichow.com.

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