Friday, January 18, 2019

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Geysers

Outstanding geysers around the world Below are listed selected geysers of the world. They are arranged by the part of the world and in an...

Waimanu Falls, Moloka’i

Tall waterfall with several drops and pools below the drops. The name Waimanu means "bird water". The scarce information about this waterfall is contradictory -...

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...

Kaali Crater

One of the most recent impact craters on Earth is Kaali Crater in Estonia. This large crater formed some 4 - 7.6 thousand years...

Roopkund – Skeleton Lake

There is mysterious lake in the magnificent Gharval Himalaya - Roopkund. For more than 1000 years around the lake lie several hundreds of dead...

Kaive Oak (Senci Oak)

The largest (thickest) tree in Latvia and Baltic States is Kaive Oak - a beautiful tree which has a circumference of 10.4 m. Quest for...

Cisolok Geysers and Hot Springs

The best known geysers of Indonesia are found among Cisolok Hot Springs. Here are located three - four geysers, spouting hot water up to...

Jellyfish Lake

Palau islands have several exceptional attractions but without a doubt the most outstanding one is Jellyfish Lake. This marine lake is filled with millions...

Jinbar Falls (Jin Bahir Falls)

One of the tallest waterfalls in Africa is the little known Jinbar Falls, which are more than 500 m high. Waterfall is located in one...

Voltzberg

The little known upper reaches of Coppename River are covered with virgin tropical forest. In several locations above the rainforest rise dark grey giants...