Mysterious New York Waterfall Defies the Laws of Nature

Eternal Flame Falls in Chestnut Ridge Park, Orchard Park, NY. (Wikipedia)

Fire and water don’t mix. Everyone knows that. But there is a mysterious and magical place in western New York State where the laws of nature don’t apply and visitors can see a small flame burning brightly in a waterfall. Eternal Flame Falls, in Shale Creek Preserve, continues to baffle geologists with its continuous flame.