Sunday, September 22, 2019

Wonders of Antarctica

Most interesting wonders in Antarctica.

Grand Bois, Amsterdam Island

When the remote Amsterdam Island was discovered, the lowland parts of it were covered with a unique Sub-Antarctic forest - a thicket of Phylica...

Warren icefall

Next to the gargantuan Airdevronsix icefall is located one more giant icefall - the 920 m wide and 400 m tall Warren icefall. Just like...

Landmarks of Crozet Islands

Most interesting landmarks of Crozet Islands Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Crozet Islands. Landmarks These remote islands are inhabited by...

Landmarks of Saint Paul and Amsterdam Islands

Saint Paul and Amsterdam Islands are remote islands located on the same latitude as Melbourne in Australia. The islands are a part of French...

McDonald Islands

Unusual changes transformed McDonald Islands in the time period from 2000 to 2001. Volcanic eruptions and (possibly) rise of the land increased the area...

Landmarks of Auckland Islands

Most interesting landmarks of Auckland Islands Auckland Islands are characterised by dramatic scenery - high cliffs, rough sea, rough weather. Lush, unique vegetation of these...

Landmarks of Tristan da Cunha

Most interesting landmarks of Tristan da Cunha Tristan da Cunha is a part of British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha...

Landmarks of Bouvet Island

Most interesting landmarks of Bouvet Island The most interesting thing about Bouvet Island is that it is extremely seldom visited and there is not too...

Landmarks of Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Most interesting landmarks of Heard Island and McDonald Islands Unique species of animals On these isolated islands are found several endemic species of plants and animals. Heard...

Ridge A – best place for astronomy research on Earth

If somebody would like to get the most exciting results of astronomical research without leaving the Earth, Ridge A is the exact place to...