Tatar underwater research detachment of the Russian geographical society was established on Friday a record for Soi Ki-Guinness, lost in the lake Labynkyr in Oymyakon region of Yakutia.
The record was set on 1 February 2013 at 14.00. The squad made a dive into the lake at the coldest point of the globe in the coldest time of the year.
Record set 10 representatives of the Russian geographical society: Chairman of the scientific Committee of the Federation of underwater sports of Russia, the owner of record of the Republic in the dive to a depth of 165 m, the owner of the World Cup in sport diving, Dmitry Schiller, diving specialist underwater research team of the RGS, the course-Director for technical and recreational diving Victor Azarenka, Vice-President of Federation of underwater sports of Russia, the course Director for recreational and technical diving Michael Schoolchildren, pity cave diver, diving instructor Andrey Filippov, ice Explorer and photographer, technical diving instructor Alexander Gubin the Chairman of the Commission on underwater Speleology Federation of underwater sports of Russia, winner of several geographical discoveries in the field of underwater Speleology Andrey Gorbunov, candidate of sociological Continue reading
Since 1802 amazing lake Hillier (Hillier) located on the Middle island (Middle) archipelago Richert (Richerch) in Western Australia, is the most amazing place on this continent. Found it British scientist hydrographer Matthew Flinders, when raised to the upper point of the island.
Surrounded by a thick forest of eucalyptus and sandy beaches, pink lake Hiller is impressive in its unearthly, even space. Special riddle gives it that scientists still have not determined the nature of this unusual color of water. There is speculation that the reason lies in the presence of specific microorganisms Dunaliella, Halophilic Halobacteria or, however, none of the tests carried out here since the 1950’s, this hasn’t been verified. Still the pink lake Hillier remains for our advanced and high-tech world full of secrets a mystery.
In the first decade of the twentieth century on the island Hiller, whose coastline is no less than 600 kilometers and a depth less than one meter, the production was organized in the production of salt, but six years later it was closed and never rebuilt.
In fairness it should be noted that lake Hillier is not the only pink lake on our planet, however, it is the least studied at the moment. Other pink lake you will find Senegal (lake Retba), Australia near the city of kids will never get bored Continue reading
Lake Garda is the largest lake of Italy, the area of its water surface is 370 sq. km the Lake is shared between three regions – Veneto (province of Verona) Lombardy (province of Brescia) and Trentino – Alto Adige (province of Trento). The lake is easily accessible thanks to its proximity to the airport of Verona. The lake has a significant softening effect on the climate of nearby neighborhoods, it is surrounded by moraine hills with vineyards, citrus and olive groves. Here there is unique Submediterranean climate, it is truly a Paradise for holiday.
Not far from the medieval village of Valeggio Sul Mincio nature lovers can appreciate the beauty of the regional Park of the Mincio and beautiful Park-garden sigurtà with its pink alley, a boxwood maze and water gardens. Also of interest is the Park of nature Bussolengo, which includes rare and endangered species of animals. The Park employees care about the content, treatment and rehabilitation of animals in order to help them return to the natural habitat Park, is the perfect place for excursions, in addition near it is the famous mountain massif of Monte Baldo.
During the summer the lake is ideal for swimming and Windsurfing, diving and sailing. Continue reading