The Most amazing lakes in the world
  Divine, fascinating, gorgeous and awesome, incredibly pure and transparent ... Words not enough to describe the spectacular beauty of lakes – one of the water wonders of Mother Nature…

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Most Dangerous lake
  Beautiful, mesmerizing and alluring water surface can often be very dangerous. So, if you are going on another vacation on the shores of the reservoir, remember that many of…

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The Amazing lakes of our planet

 

The inimitable and wonderful nature of our planet. So she loves us and goes out of her way to please us. As, for example, your “eyes water” – lakes. Consider their diversity.

The inimitable and wonderful nature of our planet. So she loves us and goes out of her way to please us. As, for example, your “eyes water” – lakes. Consider their diversity.

The Republic of Tatarstan is famous for its “Blue lakes”. This is a Great Blue, Flowing, a Small Blue lake. They are not related. Water believe their magic through the transparency and lens effect: depth seems much smaller than it is really. And the forest, which is set around a lake surface creates a mysterious and charming atmosphere.

Lake Baikal praised Russia for its giant dimensions: width from 25 to 80 km, the length of 2100 km, the maximum depth, in this case, is 1642 m, and fresh water. It is also called “Freshwater reservoir”. This pond is populated with animals that live nowhere else. And plant species number about 2500.

In South Ossetia lies the lake of Arco. And it is famous as the lake-a Ghost. He received his middle name through a phenomenal way of disappearing from the surface of the earth as if it never existed here at all. This phenomenon occurs every 3-5 years regardless of the season. This can happen even in winter. Here even the animals are not found. From the point of view of scientists Continue reading

Toba lake

 

The world’s largest volcanic lake is located on the island of Sumatra. in Indonesia. This is Toba, the largest lake in Indonesia. In the center of the island of Sumatra is the Great Sumatran fault: here one can feel the slightest changes of the Indo-Australian and Eurasian plates which makes the whole area one of the most seismically active on earth. Near this dangerous fault and is Toba.

The lake is a consequence of the most powerful in the last 25 million years of volcanic eruptions. It was about 73 500 (±3500) years ago and, according to experts, was in force in 8 points.

The Toba Caldera is located in the North Central part of Sumatra. From the equator it is separated about 200 km It was formed from the collapsed during the eruption of three volcanoes calderas, pulled a part of the land. It subsequently filled with water. In the middle of the lake Toba is Samosir island is the result of extrusion of lava from the center of the Caldera, and now gradually resurgent lava dome, possibly the largest on Earth. However, earlier it was a Peninsula. And the island of Samosir became after 1906, the Dutch paved the channel depth Continue reading

Death Valley – the last point

 

“Death valley” is a word in daily use among many peoples of the world. About the sinister places, in which dies and unexplained things are happening, people tend to speak in a low voice. There is such a point and in Russia. One of the most famous “valleys of death” is in Transbaikalia

There are strange rumors about this secret place, located in the upper reaches of the river Vilyui. The name also speaks for itself – Eluu Cherkekh. In translation from the Yakut means “Valley of death”. For many years, local hunters bypass this blank area.

Sometimes in the sky you hear a roar, flashing dazzling white crosses, and on earth there are “metal monsters”. There is also retold the story of shepherds and hunters, who found a piece of iron “it is absolutely like nothing on earth”.

Space zone

It is possible that all these puzzles have a terrestrial origin. Most likely, we are talking about the dropping of spent rocket stages. And since satellites (spy satellites, scientific stations and space ships) from year to year are displayed along well-defined trails, on the Earth’s surface formed a “zone” where almost piled in heaps of twisted aluminum tanks of launch Continue reading