Sunday, June 16, 2019

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

The Marble Caves (Cavernas de Mármol)

The Marble Caves is geological formation of unusual beauty. These caves have formed in a pure marble and are bathed in the deep blue...

Guyana waterfalls – the list

Guyana waterfalls - the big table The table below lists some 70 impressive waterfalls of Guyana but it is very far from being complete. It...

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...

Catatumbo Lightning

Above the wetlands of the south-western part of Lake Maracaibo there can be observed an unforgettable sight - powerful and nearly continuous thunderstorm with...

Meteor crater (Barringer crater)

The tale of Meteor crater (Barringer crater) is tale about success - hard won success of scientific thought through great offering, effort and mistakes. This...

Bimmah sinkhole

Bimmah sinkhole is beautiful natural landmark - a place of refreshment at the long coastal road of Oman. Bimmah sinkhole was formed in limestone by...

Gemstone mines and other finds

Outstanding gemstones mines and other finds around the world Gemstones belong to category of rare natural materials - materials which can be found just in...

Dean’s Blue Hole

There exists a broad term "blue hole" describing any deep, water filled, vertical caves. The 202 - 203 m deep Dean's Blue Hole in...

Crveno Jezero – Red Lake

The largest and, as it seems, the most impressive karst formation in Dinaric Alps is Crveno Jezero - one of the largest sinkholes of...

Loburu Geysers and Hot Springs, Lake Bogoria

The best place to see geysers in Africa is Lake Bogoria. In several locations around this lake at one time can be seen more...