Malta’s Landmark ‘Azure Window’ Rock Formation Collapses

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Azure Window, Malta. Photo source: ©© Tobias Scheck


An iconic Maltese natural rock arch, the “Azure Window” jutting off Malta’s Gozo Island, collapsed into the sea Wednesday during a powerful storm…

Read Full Article, NPR (03-08-2017)

First clip of Azure Window underwater emerges; Times of Malta (03-12-2017)

Iconic natural arch collapses on Moroccan beach, AFP (09-24-2016)

Study reveals huge acceleration in erosion of England’s white cliffs; Guardian UK (11-07-2016)

Normandy Cliff Collapses Onto Beach At St Join Bruneval; Youtube (07-23-2013)


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