Thursday, August 8, 2019

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Roter Kamm crater

The Roter Kamm crater (from German - "red ridge" crater) in the desolate sands of Namib Desert was created by a meteorite some 5...

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...

Trou de Fer canyon and waterfalls

Trou de Fer is one of most magnificent canyons in the world. This canyon is adorned with countless waterfalls, including the 725 m tall...

Wabar craters (al-Hadida meteors)

Even the most desolate place on Earth - "Empty Quarter" of Arabia - has its secrets and wonders. This desert was bombarded with a...

Honokohau Falls

Honokohau Falls most likely are tallest falls in Maui. This fantastic waterfall has been filmed for "Jurassic park" in order to create a feeling...

Macha crater field

The impressive Macha impact craters belong to the best examples of recent bombardment with iron meteorites. These surprisingly fresh looking craters were formed approximately...

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...

Wolfe Creek crater

Wolfe Creek crater is one of the most impressive impact craters on Earth, sometimes compared to the most impressive one - Meteor crater (Barringer...

Veevers crater

One of best preserved impact craters on Earth is Veevers Crater. This crater in remote part of Western Australia was noticed by specialists only...

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...