Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Yogoluk Sinkhole

One of largest sinkholes in the world is Yogoluk Sinkhole (Gua Yogolok) in Papua province, northern side of Wamena valley. This area is rich with...

Mainina Ponor

The Irasiquero River leaves the largest freshwater lake of Timor-Leste - Irasiquero Lake - and flows towards the nearby sea. This would be geographic...

Ghara Soo Falls

Some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the vicinities of Mashhad are Ghara Soo Falls located to the west from Kalat town. Black water The place...

Cranny Falls

One of the most beautiful waterfalls in Northern Ireland - Cranny Falls - is accessible by a fine nature walk from Carnlough town. Whole...

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...

Sutherland Falls

The most impressive falls in New Zealand are Sutherland Falls. Technically there are higher falls (836 m tall Browne Falls) or more powerful ones...

Browne Falls

It is considered that the highest falls in New Zealand are Browne Falls in the beautiful Doubtful Sound. Doubtful Sound, like any other fiord of...

Wairere Falls

It is considered that Wairere Falls are the tallest in Northern Island. Waterfall has formed on Wairere stream, which falls over an interesting geological feature...

Talava Arches and Caves

The coastline of Niue is adorned with unique geological landmarks - chasms - which closer to the sea turn into beautiful caves and finally...

McDonald Islands

Unusual changes transformed McDonald Islands in the time period from 2000 to 2001. Volcanic eruptions and (possibly) rise of the land increased the area...