Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Early human finds

Outstanding finds of early humans and other species of humans around the world Below is a unique list of the most important and interesting sites...

Daikoku Sulfur Cauldron

Earlier people thought that lakes of liquid sulfur are found only in outer space, not on Earth. But some are known also on Earth...

Lake Bonney – lake in Antarctica with laughing gas

McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are rich with very unusual landmarks - almost everything in this extreme environment is unique. Lake Bonney - one...

Giant Forest, California

Western side of Sierra Nevada mountains in California has some of the most unusual ecosystems in the world: forest of giant sequoias - world'...

Hyperion

There are known taller coast redwoods but the tallest announced tree of the world currently is Hyperion which in 2015 was 115.66 m tall. Tallest...

Raven’s Tower – tallest Sitka spruce

The tallest known Sitka spruce in the world is Raven Spruce which is 96.7 m (96.68 m) tall. Exact location of this enormous tree is...

Doerner Fir

It is possible that the tallest tree of the world up to the end of the 19th century was coast Douglas fir - in...

World’s tallest trees

Wondermondo has listed the world's tallest trees by champions of species. List begins with the tallest trees and includes all the known species above the...

Top 10 tallest trees in the world

10 tallest trees in the world Wondermondo has listed the tallest trees in the world by the tallest existing specimens. We start with No.10 and end...

90 m tall yellow meranti tree, Maliau Basin

We don't know the tallest trees in the tropics yet. But in 2016 in the pristine forest of Maliau Basin in Sabah, Malaysia was...