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8 natural wonders, which are actually created by man

In the world there are a lot of very unusual places and breathtaking creations of nature. But sometimes, when the «improvement» mother nature takes people, it leads to very unexpected results and there are very strange, incredible miracles of nature. See for yourself!

1. Drzava or «the Gates of hell» — it is a gas crater in Turkmenistan, which never ceases to burn for 40 years. It «great» creation — is the work of Soviet engineers, who in 70-ies of the last century looking for oil.

During the drilling portion of the soil under which was a large gas field had failed. Fearing toxic fumes, Soviet engineers didn’t think up anything cleverer, than to burn gas in order to get rid of it. Here it also burns four decades, continuing to terrify and remind you how destructive humans are.

2. Fly Geyser or fly geyser. Actually is a permanent thermal spring, which, again, appeared due to human intervention. In 1916 there were performed drilling works and 60 years of groundwater with the inclusion of mineral wells broke through to the surface, creating this amazing creation.

3. Water Rio Tinto in the Spanish region of Andalusia, the color of blood. The pH of this water is $ 2, making it virtually Continue reading

Blue lake

The geographical location of Kyiv is truly unique not only due to its green landscape, but particularly noteworthy is the presence of numerous rivers, ponds and lakes. Some of them are so close it is not difficult to reach them by public transport, and some of them be seen from the Windows of his apartment.

Blue lake Kiev is certainly one of the many attractions of the city. They deserve attention not only of Kiev but also many tourists.

They differ from each other in their size, but all are equally beautiful for its scenery, Golden beaches and each is unique. Continue reading

Northeast China

Northeast China is rich in minerals and the amazing beauty of the local land. For centuries these lands were inhabited by hardy tribes, among them: kitana, the Jurchen (Manchu) and the Mongols.

Three North-Eastern province of Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang — industrialized Chinese regions. Here there are many volcanic lakes, the jagged boundary lines and mountains.

The Imperial Palace in Liaoning province in Shenyang (Mukden) confirms the glorious past of the Manchu Qing dynasty. Many monuments of Russian architecture stores the port city of Dalian (distant), which overtakes the entire province in economic development.

The power capital of the puppet Manchukuo (1933-1945.) — Changchun (Xinjiang), now it is the main city of Jilin province — the center of the automotive industry, and the fame of Heilongjiang province brought Ice festival in Harbin.

The area of the provinces of Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang, which are located from Shanhaiguan is the point where the ends of the Great wall of China near the Yellow sea to the Siberian border in the North is 800-000 km2, which is larger than the area of Portugal and Spain. There is a population of over Continue reading

Seas, oceans and large lakes in the warm season
Features of the annual cycle in surface air temperature in different parts of the Earth according to OA of the hydrometcentre of the Russian Federation Seas, oceans and large lakes…

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Unique lakes of the Nizhniy Novgorod region
In the Nizhny Novgorod region there are at least three hundred natural lakes, and that's not counting the hundreds of oxbow river and numerous artificial water bodies (ponds, reservoirs, flooded…

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Lake Balaton
Balaton, or as it is called in Hungary. «Hungarian sea” — the largest lake in Central Europe. Located on the Pannonian plain in the valley, stretched along the South-Eastern foot…

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