Lapland Reserve
The Lapland nature reserve is located in the west of the Kola Peninsula, on the shores of Lake Imandra. Here, in the mountain ranges of Monchetundra and Chunatundra, one of…

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The most beautiful caves in the world
Planet Earth is filled with places that are beyond description. There is not enough beauty and wealth of the language to convey the feelings that they cause when you see…

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Marble Falls and the "green heart" of Italy
In Umbria, in the so-called “green heart” of Italy, not far from the city of Terni and at the confluence of two rivers, the Nera and Velino, is one of…

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Slovak Karst

Slovak Karst is a picturesque mountain range in Eastern Slovakia, which is famous for its unique forms of karst topography, beautiful canyons and clear mountain rivers. The natural territory began to be protected in 1973, and in 2002, a national park was created here that has the status of a biosphere reserve. Since the mid-1990s, karst caves are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
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Paracas

Paracas is the only marine reserve in Peru. Most of it is occupied by water spaces. Created in 1975, Paracas is famous for its unique fauna and above all significant colonies of sea lions. Numerous species of birds live here, including condors and black ostriches on the verge of extinction. In addition to the protection of animals, the reserve has another task – the preservation of the remnants of the ancient parakas culture, which existed in this area in the first millennium BC. Nowadays, a unique underground necropolis with forty mummies, which are now stored in the Ica Museum, was discovered here. Continue reading

Jiuzhaigou Valley

Jiuzhaigou Valley is an unusually beautiful place on the eastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau. Nature has done authentic miracles from water and limestone, algae and bacteria, has decorated its creation with mosses, lichens and many hundreds of plants in captivating abundance and splendor. As a rule, under the valley of Jiuzhaigou, two reserves are meant at once – Jiuzhaigou itself and Hualong reserve. In turn, Jiuzhaigou consists of three more smaller valleys. Continue reading

The most beautiful national parks in the world
There are such unusual and picturesque places on our planet that you are amazed viewing them in photos. It seems that some artist depicted unrealistic, made-up paradises. There is so…

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Plant records
The smallest plant is considered to be a floating duck from Australian water bodies - its length is 0.6 mm and width is 0.33 mm, the weight of an individual…

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Not friendly Antarctica
The most inhospitable place on earth is Antarctica. Here the lowest temperatures are recorded and cold and strong winds constantly blow. In 1983, the temperature was registered at minus 89…

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Lapland Reserve
The Lapland nature reserve is located in the west of the Kola Peninsula, on the shores of Lake Imandra. Here, in the mountain ranges of Monchetundra and Chunatundra, one of…

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