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The world’s most powerful tidal current: the Saltstraumen Maelstrom

More educative entertainment from Tom Scott:

Near Bodø in Norway, there’s the strongest tidal current in the world: Saltstraumen Maelstrom, a constantly-changing rush of whirlpools, boils and vortices. It might not be quite the whirlpools of myth and legend, but it’s still an impressive sight to see.

On a related watery note, take a look at The most dangerous stretch of water in the world: The Strid at Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire.

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