Friday, December 14, 2018

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Lukunsky Grove

The northernmost forested area in the world is Lukunsky grove although often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world....

Ary-Mas

Often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world. This is not exactly true - Lukunsky grove is located some...

Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree)

One of the largest baobabs in South Africa is Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree). Sunland Baobab is the best known due to a peculiarity –...

Sagole Tree (Sagole Baobab)

The Champion tree of South Africa is Sagole Baobab. This really means something – in South Africa there are some of the stoutest trees...

Glencoe Baobab

Up to the recent time Glencoe Baobab was the stoutest known tree in the world - it had a circumference of 46.6 m. Going...

Triarius

Next to the highest known eucalypt - Centurion in August 2008 there was discovered another tree giant - Triarius. Triarius is an enormous eucalypt -...

Cathedral of Santa Maria and San Donato

One of the oldest churches in the Venetian lagooon is the Santa Maria and San Donato Cathedral, Murano. It seems to be little changed...

Animal colonies

Outstanding animal colonies around the world The list below includes some of the most amazing animal colonies and gatherings in the world: Europe Látrabjarg - Iceland. Largest...