11 Nov '11, 7pm

Amazon, Halong Bay, Iguazu Falls among new 7 natural wonders - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

The Amazon rainforest, Vietnam's Halong Bay and Argentina's Iguazu Falls were named among the world's new seven wonders of nature, according to organisers of a global poll. The other four crowned the world's natural wonders are South Korea's Jeju Island, Indonesia's Komodo, the Philippines' Puerto Princesa Underground River and South Africa's Table Mountain, said the New7Wonders foundation, citing provisional results. Final results will be announced early 2012, said the Swiss foundation, warning there may yet be changes between the provisional winners and the final list. Sites that have failed to make the cut include Tanzania's Mount Kilimanjaro, the Dead Sea and the US Grand Canyon. Residents of Jeju welcomed the announcement, with a 2,000-strong crowd bursting into cheers of "We made it", the Yonhap news agency reported. Jeju Govenor Woo Geun-Min said the listing would o...

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