Sunday, June 16, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Caverne Patate

The longest known cave in the Republic of Mauritius is Caverne Patate in the remote Rodrigues island. This cave is 1 140 m long...

Gorham’s Cave

The impressive Rock of Gibraltar hides many secrets but some of the most intriguing are linked to Gorham's Cave. This could be the last...

Rokeb di Firmihin – forest of Dragon’s blood trees

One of the most unusual forest in the world is located on Rokeb di Firmihin, central part of Socotra Island. This is almost pure...

Top 10 largest trees in the world

List of 10 largest trees in the world The list below is a unique collection of the 10 largest trees in the world by the...

Swartwater Tree

The Swartwater Tree is one of the largest known baobabs (Adansonia digitata) in South Africa. This tree is somewhat smaller than the two largest...

Arbol del Tule (Árbol del Tule)

One of main tourist attractions in the Mexican state of Oaxaca is an amazing tree - Arbol del Tule (Tule Tree). This Montezuma cypress...

General Grant Tree

Those who have seen this tree say that no images, numbers or descriptions can create the real life impression. General Grant Tree by all...

Boole Tree

One of the largest trees on Earth is Boole Tree in California. This giant sequoia is 81.9 m tall and its trunk has a...

Pakari Brikshya

Not too far from the sacred Lumbini is found a giant and sacred tree - Pakari Brikshya. Circumference of its trunk may reach 20...

Caño Cristales (Cano Cristales)

On the ancient Serrania de la Macarena tableland in Colombia is found one of the most spectacular rivers in the world - Cano Cristales....