Saturday, February 29, 2020

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Waterfalls

Outstanding waterfalls around the world This list includes a selection of high, powerful, unusual and very beautiful waterfalls from around the world. Europe Dettifoss - Iceland, Norðurland...

Morning Glory clouds of Carpentaria Gulf

To the south from the Carpentaria Gulf there is seen extremely unusual weather phenomenon - Morning Glory clouds of Carpentaria Gulf. It happens (and rather...

Dinosaur Cove

Australia has mines of gold, opal, diamonds and other valuables. But not that many know that Australia has also a true mine of dinosaurs...

Jogimara Cave, Sita Bengra Cave

Although India is a country of miracles and surprises, Jogimara Cave and Sita Bengra Cave is miracle even by Indian standards. Together with the...

Centurion – the tallest eucalyptus tree

The tallest eucalyptus tree - Centurion - was found from an airplane, by using LiDAR equipment. Thanks to this tree Eucalyptus regnans now is...

Sittanavasal Cave (Chithannavasal Cave) and Eladipattam

Some of the best cave paintings of medieval India are located in Sittanavasal Cave in Tamil Nadu. This rock-cut Jain monastery contains artwork comparable...

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...

Springs

Outstanding springs around the world Europe Syri i Kaltër - Albania, Vlorë. The most powerful spring in the country, it is a dark blue natural pool...

Voltzberg

The little known upper reaches of Coppename River are covered with virgin tropical forest. In several locations above the rainforest rise dark grey giants...

Kaieteur Falls

There is little doubt that Kaieteur is one of the most impressive waterfalls on Earth. This fall has got all that an impressive fall...