Saturday, May 25, 2019

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Hypersaline lakes beneath the Devon Ice Cap

Two very unusual lakes were discovered under the thick ice of Devon Island in the Canadian Arctic in 2018. These lakes, most likely, are...

Leang Pute Sinkhole

Beautiful natural landmark is Leang Pute sinkhole in the Southern Sulawesi. Leang in Makassarese language is "cave", "pute" - a species of a white dove...

Hato Caves

Some of the most popular tourist attractions on Curaçao are Hato Caves. This comparatively small cave and its vicinities are rich with interesting things...

Kakamora Caves – mystery of the dwarf people

Makira Island (earlier - San Cristobal) is sparsely populated, jungle-covered island - possibly the wildest large Solomon Island. Most people here live in coastal...

Adjoura Falls (Ajora Falls)

In its middle reaches the mighty Omo River flows through a spectacular, up to 600 m deep canyon. The tributaries here have formed countless...

Hunter Spring

There are two 1st magnitude springs in King's Bay - Hunter Spring and King's Spring (Tarpon Hole). Hunter spring is somewhat less impressive but nevertheless,...

Abismo Guy Collet

In one of the most legendary, remote and beautiful places of Brazil is located the deepest known cave in South America - Abismo Guy...

Irshalgad needle hole

Natural arch formed in the basalt of Irshalgad Hill, in the lower, middle part of the summit. Summit of hill in medieval times was...

Cenote Angelita or… “The Nightmare”

The lake in Cenote Angelica is not entirely unique but nevertheless no other place in the world has brought such impressive sights and images....

Milodon Cave (Cueva del Milodón)

Very interesting finds of extinct animals have been made in the Milodon Cave (Cueva del Milodón). This impressive cave at the foot of Patagonian...