Mount Roraima, two billion years in making, is surrounded by tall cliffs on ALL sides! This mountain’s location – in South America – forms a triple border with Brazil, Venezuela and Guyana. It forms the highest peak of Guyana’s Highland Range.
A huge whirlpool traps a boat in a harbour near Oarai City, Ibaraki Prefecture, north eastern Japan. The vortex, which lasted several hours, formed as water drained away after the tsunami and channels on the sea bed created the spinning water
The Great Blue Hole is the most popular dive destination in Belize. This massive hole under the water is near the Lighthouse Reef and creates a perfect circle of deep blue water. The water is 407 feet deep. It's breathtaking. YES BELIZE !
The deep blue Crystal Cave of Svmnafellsjvkull (CORR) in Skaftafell, Iceland was created by the glacier from Vrffajvkull Volcano's icecap meeting the coastline. The deep blue color is due to centuries of compression removing air from the ice.
Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt flat at square kilometers. It is located in the Potosí and Oruro departments in southwest Bolivia, near the crest of the Andes and is at an elevation of meters above mean sea level.
A unique geological phenomenon known as Danxia landform. Observed in several places in China. This example is located in Zhangye, Province of Gansu. The color is the result of an accumulation for millions of years of red sandstone and other rocks.
Using pencils, charcoal, and pastels artist John Pusateri creates near photo-realistic drawings of beautifully colored owls. Pusateri currently teaches in the Department of Architecture at Unitec New Zealand and currently has a number of works ava.
Les membracides forment une famille d’insectes bien étranges de l’ordre des hémiptères. Chaque espèce exhibe fièrement son proéminent « casque » dans un but encore mystérieux pour l’Homme. En 2011, une équipe de français de l’Institut de Biologie du Développement de Marseille-Luminy a prouvé que ce « casque » était en réalité constitué d’anciennes ailes qui se sont atrofiées de génération en génération et ce depuis 250 millions d’années.