Waterfalls Featured in Movies or on Television

When waterfalls appear in movies or on television, we either recognize it or we try to identify and locate it. In this article, we share these cameos.

Waterfall Photography Beginners Tips and Tricks

Waterfall Photography presents a unique set of challenges that conspire to mess up photos. In this article, we share tips for beginners…

How Do You Measure A Waterfall’s Height?

One of the most often-reported parameters about a waterfall is its height. How often do you see brochures or websites reporting that Angel Falls is the tallest waterfall in the world at 898m (3,292ft), or some waterfall is X times taller than Niagara Falls, or Yosemite Falls is one of North America’s tallest at 2,425ft, etc. etc.? Indeed, what is it about a waterfall’s height that grabs our attention so much?

Niagara Falls – More Than Just A Pretty Waterfall

Whether or not you’ve seen Niagara Falls, chances are your life has been affected in some way shape or form because of it. Indeed, the granddaddy of the waterfalls in North America has played a pretty critical role in the electricity industry…

Waterfall Timing: When Should You Visit Waterfalls?

Have you ever been frustrated about going through the trouble of getting to waterfall only to find out there’s no water flowing? Or traveling for thousands of miles to a skyscaping waterfall only to have the views blocked by low-hanging clouds?

What Makes A Waterfall A Waterfall?

So what makes a waterfall a waterfall? In other words, how do you define a waterfall? Well, after thinking about this question, it seems that there isn’t a good “catch-all” definition …

How Are Waterfalls Formed?

So how do waterfalls get formed? Answering this question is really a lesson in geology (the study of rocks or the earth) and the water cycle. But before we get into those topics, let’s..

Waterfalls FAQ

Welcome to the World of Waterfalls FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)! Here, we present the most commonly asked questions about the topic of waterfalls as well as provide answers to them. Scroll down this page to see…

Travel – The Best Education You Can Get

As Julie and I slow down on our international waterfall endeavors, we looked back at our experiences and realized that we are far different people now than we were when we started this website…

Waterfall Classification: What Types of Waterfalls Exist In Nature?

Nature presents us with a tremendous variety of waterfalls.  Indeed, no two waterfalls are exactly the same, and even the same waterfall may look different or assume different forms depending…

Why Are Waterfalls Important?

I’ve had skeptics and gung ho pro-capitalists confront me about what waterfalls are good for. Unfortunately for Nature, the benefits (especially health-related ones) aren’t immediately apparent…

Why Do We Care About Waterfalls?

Using waterfalls as the destination of various trips and excursions has changed our lives. While the stress and drama of life in a big city and increasingly competitive world persist, it’s nice to know…

A Utopian Vision Of The World

Ever wondered what a prosperous world might look like? Do you have a hard time defining or even visualizing it? Perhaps you already have an idea of just what that might be, but have you tested it against other people…

The Future Of Waterfalls

So it’s apparent that nature on planet earth is getting trashed by our own way of life and associated creature comforts. But since waterfalls are an aspect of nature, what does this mean for waterfall lovers like myself…