People have marveled at nature's beauty since they came into existence. Not knowing what was happening, these people of old came up with some truly magnificent stories, trying to give a sense to the world around them.
Today we are blessed with more knowledge about the world, but nevertheless this doesn't diminish the magic taking place before our very eyes. If anything, it only makes nature more interesting. Here are 10 such natural occurrences, explained by our most prized of storytellers: scientists.