Other natural formations around the world.|
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|The three Storegga Slides count among the largest recorded landslides. They occurred under water on the edge of Norway's continental shelf (Storegga is Norwegian for "the Great Edge") in the Norwegian Sea, where an area the size of Iceland slid, causing a megatsunami in the North Atlantic Ocean.|
The first slide occurred approximately 30,000-35,000 years before present. The sec...
|Ponta do Seixas, the Americas' Eastern Extreme Point. O Extremo Oriental das Américas. João Pessoa, PB - Brasil.||11/28/2005||386|
|Parque Nacional de Sete Cidades (the Seven Cities National Park), in the Brazilian state of Piauí, is famous by its seven cities spulpted by nature. Between Piracuruca and Piripiri, Piaui, Brazil.||11/27/2005||351|
|Olduvai Gorge more precisely Oldupai Gorge (the correct Maasai name) in Tanzania is the site where early transitional human fossils (Homo habilis) were first discovered in 1960 by Louis and Mary Leakey in ancient lake sediment |
The site contains evidence of at least three species of hominids such as Homo rudolfensis. and Australopithecus boisei. The few rudolfensis fossils date to a...
|Charles Darwin National Park|
protects part of the Port Darwin wetland, one of Australia's most significant wetlands.
Thirty six of the Northern Territory's 51 mangrove species occur in its convoluted system of inlets, islands and bays.
|Voron'ya (Krubera) cave is the deepest cave in the world at 2080 plus metres deep; a team of Ukrainian speleologists reached that depth after 19 days on 20th October 2004.|
This cave is situated in the Orte-Balagan valley of the Arabica Massif in the Western Caucasus Mountains.
|Oklo was natural nuclear reactor about 1.8 billion years ago in Gabon, West Africa.|
Thirteen nuclear reactors were discovered along a 200-metre uranium mine bed.
Through a quirk of nature, concentration of U-235 were high enough to permit nuclear fissions to occur.
Scientists think these natural reactors could have functioned intermittently for a million years. The average...
|Looks like a painting.||11/20/2005||697|
|The fascinating shapes look like blood vessels in kidneys. Look also at the surrounding.||11/16/2005||657|
|This is a dune called shifting sands in Tanzania. The wind blows it across the plains about 50 ft a year and keeps it the same shape. There is a smaller one a bit to the north.||11/16/2005||595|
|Peculiar drawing near Bluff, in Utah.||11/14/2005||539|
|A submarine river made this deep canyon in the lagoon of new Calédonia. This is a famous place for sharks, that's why the little island near the canyon is named like this "Shark island". It is also known as "Jaques Island", probably from a déformation of the initial name. ||11/13/2005||556|
|You can see the landslide who destroyed the city of Longarone, in Italy, the water in the artificial lake pass over the Vajont's Dam and destroy all the valley.||11/11/2005||716|
|Sands of Africa.||11/10/2005||1,855|
|A tamporary flooded canyon in the U.A.E./Oman||11/09/2005||640|
|A swimming pool in the middle of nowhere?||11/01/2005||436|
|The so-called Lunar Landscape in Granadilla de Abona is one of the most spectacular places on the island.|
It is situated high within the Corona Forestal natural park, which circles the Teide National Park and is a perfect example of the effects of erosion on volcanic landscapes, that give rise to the strangest formations.
It is reached via Vilaflor, although it is ...
|Touristics places in Santos/SP - Brazil: Monte Serrat (mount) - 147 meters high (sea level), Capela N.S.Monte Serrat (chapel) built in XVI Century and a former Casino. There's a trolley car to take you up.||10/18/2005||663|
|Great Stone-pit - location - Slovakia - Zvolen - Sekier||10/17/2005||531|
|The village of Hontianske Nemce is situated in the picturesque valley of river tiavnica. It is located in the District of Banská Bystrica, only about 10 km from the town of Krupina.||10/17/2005||490|
|A beautifull oasis in the middle of sahara desert...||10/15/2005||2,318|
|The coastal population of Carmen de Uria was destroyed in the year of 1999 by the most terrible happened natural disaster in South America||10/13/2005||1,020|
|This is Marin county California||10/11/2005||483|
|The French Grand Canyon! Very famous landmark in the Provence.||10/07/2005||1,230|
|Really weird looking 'worms' in Canada. Are the Tremors real?!?||10/04/2005||755|