Thursday, February 21, 2019

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Wailua Falls

There are many very tall waterfalls in Hawaii - up to 900 m tall! But not always the beauty is in superlative numbers -...

Ol Doinyo Lengai

There is only one volcano in the world which is erupting carbonatite lava: Ol Doinyo Lengai in Tanzania. This is not just another dry...

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...

Moa’ula Falls (Moaula Falls)

The upper part of the beautiful Hipuapua Valley is adorned with two large, high waterfalls. The most visited and somewhat easier to access are...

Arcoiris Falls

There exists a prototype of Arthur Conan Doyle's "Lost world" - Caparu Meseta in Bolivia. The most beautiful location in this fantastic place is...

Wailele Falls, Moloka’i

Some of the highest seaside cliffs in the world are stretching along the northern coast of Moloka'i island. The highest ones are some 4.2...

Tabun Khara Obo

The best known impact crater in Mongolia is Tabun Khara Obo - well exposed, saucer-formed depression. Description Diameter of this crater (between rims) is between 1,230...

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...

Papalaua Falls

Northern part of Moloka'i island is characterized with extremely tall cliffs, deep valleys and lush green vegetation. Extremely tall waterfalls add extra beauty to...

Cenote Azufrosa and La Cristalina, Sistema Zacaton

This unusual system of geological features consists of Cenote Azufrosa - large sinkhole with double bottom and La Cristalina - cave with spring. These...