Saturday, April 20, 2019

Wonders of Antarctica

Most interesting wonders in Antarctica.

Blood Falls, Antarctica

In Antarctica there is unusual, orange colored icefall - Blood Falls. This is small opening into unusual ecosystem, which has developed for more than...

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...

Dome A – coldest place on Earth

The eventual coldest place on Earth is located on one of the highest places of Antarctica - on Dome A (Dome Argus). Thus far...

Landmarks of Bounty Islands

Most interesting landmarks of Bounty Islands Bounty Islands are a group of small granite islands 660 km south east from the South Island, New Zealand. Rich...

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...

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...

Grytviken Church (Whalers Church)

South Georgia might be one of the most beautiful places in the world, but the climate and life in this sub-antarctic island is harsh....

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 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...