Geologists have unraveled the mystery of the Himalayas and the Indian Plate
120-55 million years ago, India was the fastest tectonic plate in the history of the Earth, moving at a speed of 20 cm per year towards Eurasia. As a result…

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Moravský Kras
Moravsky Kras, or Karst, as it is also called, is a cave system in the Czech Republic with a total length of about 25 km, one of the largest in…

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Zhiguli State Biosphere Reserve
In the Samara region, on the Samara Luka (in the bend of the Volga river), between the Kuibyshev and Saratov reservoirs, the state natural Zhiguli reserve is located. The Zhiguli…

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Zhiguli State Biosphere Reserve

In the Samara region, on the Samara Luka (in the bend of the Volga river), between the Kuibyshev and Saratov reservoirs, the state natural Zhiguli reserve is located.
The Zhiguli State Nature Reserve, with an area of ​​2500 hectares, was organized in 1927. In 1932, the Seredysh and Shalyga Islands were annexed. In 1935 – the first renaming: the reserve became “Kuibyshevsky”. Its area began to be 10,000 hectares. Zhiguli Reserve The attitude to natural resources in the USSR was different than today. Continue reading

Sharm el-Sheikh – a paradise of Egypt

Going on a trip to Egypt, be sure to visit the very beautiful and picturesque city of Sharm el-Sheikh. And why is he so good for a tourist? Sharm el-Sheikh is a magnificent corner of Egypt, which in the 70s met the traveler with deserted beaches, burning deserts and inviting coral reefs, rising from crystal clear water. Continue reading

Krasnokutsky arboretum
Krasnokutsky arboretum is one of the oldest arboretums in Ukraine, whose history goes back over 200 years. Presumably founded in 1793. Located in a picturesque area of ​​the Kharkiv region…

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Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park in the northwestern part of Wyoming was founded in 1872. This is the first national park in the world, famous for its geothermal landscape and geysers, including…

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"Desert white sands"
The desert of white sands is probably the most unusual desert in the world. Unusual as its color and material. White expanses look like snow dunes, but in reality it…

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South Ural State Nature Reserve
The conservation area, located in the center of the Southern Urals, has not been taken into account by scientists and ecologists for a long time. The South Ural Reserve officially…

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