Sunday, June 16, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Lake Tele

If there exists middle of nowhere, Lake Tele is there. At least for humans, because the environment here is extremely hostile to them. Many other...

Dry Creek wildflower meadows, Tulare County

Valley of Dry Creek in Tulare County is better known and protected due to rare biotope - sycamore alluvial woodland community. In total there...

Sima Humboldt and Sima Martel

Enigma of the Mountain of Evil Spirit On the top of the grim, forest covered mountain, in a cave, there is living Evil Spirit, hunting...

Yungay – the driest place in the world

One of the driest places on Earth is Atacama Desert but the driest place in this desert is found near Yungay - abandoned mining...

Carrizo Plain wildflower meadows

Great naturalist John Muir wrote in his memoirs: "Go where I would, east or west, north or south, I still plashed and rippled in...

Drago Milenario

The best known noble tree of Canary Islands is Drago Milenario - the largest and oldest existing Canary Islands dragon tree (Dracaena draco (L.)...

El Zacaton sinkhole

One of the most impressive natural landmarks in Mexico is El Zacatón sinkhole. It is the deepest known water filled sinkhole in the world,...

Ecosystems

Outstanding ecosystems around the world Wondermondo is proud to introduce to a list which is something unique by itself - a list of 66 unique...

Qinngua Valley

Although native trees grow in many locations of Southern Greenland, the only natural forest in this largest island of the world is located in...

Lake Bosumtwi

The youngest and best preserved medium sized impact crater on Earth is Bosumtwi crater in Ghana. This enormous, 10.5 km wide crater was created...