Mysterious beach patterns Scientists cant explain

These beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps, and the reason for they’re mysterious name is because scientists still aren’t completely sure how they’re formed.

#1 Jurassic Coast, Dorset

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Image credits:  Dr Stanislav Shmelev

#2

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Image credits: leenaj

#3

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Image credits: RHughes5

#4 Palomarin Beach, Point Reyes, USA

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Image credits: David Abercrombie

#5

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Image credits: David Abercrombie

Very strange to say the least

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