A lake (in Scotland and Ireland they can be called a loch) is an area (prototypically filled with water, also of variable size), localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land apart from any river o...
MOTHER NATURE’S ARTWORK: A pier along Lake Erie , Ohio
MOTHER NATURE’S ARTWORK: A pier along Lake Erie in Ohio has been transformed into a winter fairy tale. A photographer captured tall ice sculptures on Monday.
This man is walking across the world's deepest frozen lake! 😱
This man is walking across the world's deepest frozen lake! 😱
The Ice-Skating Babushka Of Baikal
When this 76-year-old Russian pensioner needs to herd her cows, she skates across the frozen waters of Lake Baikal to find them. (via Настоящее Время)
Why Is The Great Salt Lake Two Different Colors?
The Great Salt Lake has two uniquely colored sides. (via Seeker)
Living Afloat On Man-Made Islands
Peru's Lake Titicaca is home to over 70 man-made islands, all built using dried reeds and natural resources.
'Monster' jumping carp threat to Great Lakes
Big fish - big problems - why Chicago is going on the defensive against Asian carp threatening Lake Michigan. S...
Artist Leaves Dress In The Dead Sea For 2 Years And It Turns Into Glittering Salt Crystal Masterpiece
For her latest project, Israeli artist Sigalit Landau decided to submerge a black gown in the Dead Sea. The gown entered the salt-rich waters in 2014 and was
Lake Mead Hits All-Time Low Amid Ongoing Drought
Crucial Nevada reservoir at lowest point since Hoover Dam was built in 1936; water managers plan to let it drop further..
US Official: Russian Missiles Aimed At Syria Crash in Iran
Four Russian cruise missiles launched from warships in the Caspian Sea crashed in Iran, falling short of their targets in Syria, a U.S official confirmed to VOA. The official said there has been no in...
Norwegian Fjord Instagram snaps taken from the seat of a kayak
Tomasz Furmanek, who lives in Bergen, Norway, uses a GoPro and a small Sony compact camera on the front of his kayak to take the spectacular first-person pictures.
Carmen at Masada
In the heart of the Judean Desert, at the foot of Masada, one of the most familiar and beloved operas of all times is coming to life - Carmen, by French composer Georges Bizet.
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How Fjords Are Helping Curb Global Warming
Fjords from Alaska to Norway soak up potentially damaging carbon from the atmosphere, making the steep-sided inlets an overlooked natural ally in offsetting man-made climate change, a study showed on ...
Massive Sinkholes Opening Around The World, Dead Sea Is Disappearing
The Dead Sea is losing vast amounts of water each year, and, this year, sinkholes have been emerging on the banks at an alarming rate – scientists are just not sure what is going on.
Caspian Sea
The Caspian Sea (Russian: Каспи́йское мо́ре, Kaspiyskoye more; [kɐˈspʲijskəɪ ˈmorʲɪ], Azerbaijani: Xəzər dənizi, Kazakh: Каспий теңізі Kaspiy teñizi, Persian: دریای خزر Daryā-i Xazar, دری...
Lake Superior
Lake Superior (French: Lac Supérieur) is the largest of the Great Lakes of North America. The lake is shared by Canada's Ontario and the United State's Minnesota to the north and west, and Wiscons...
Lake Victoria
Lake Victoria (Nam Lolwe in Luo; "Nalubaale" in Luganda; Nyanza in Kinyarwanda and some Bantu language) is one of the African Great Lakes. The lake was named after Queen Victoria by the explorer John ...
Lake Huron
Lake Huron (French: Lac Huron) is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. Hydrologically, it comprises the easterly portion of Lake Michigan–Huron, having the same surface elevation as its ...
Lake Michigan
Lake Michigan is one of the five Great Lakes of North America and the only one located entirely within the United States. The other four Great Lakes are shared by the U.S. and Canada. It is the secon...
Lake Tanganyika
Lake Tanganyika is an African Great Lake. It is estimated to be the second largest freshwater lake in the world by volume, and the second deepest, in both cases, after only Lake Baikal in Siberia; it...
Lake Baikal
Lake Baikal (Russian: о́зеро Байка́л, Ozero Baykal; [ˈozʲɪrə bɐjˈkal]; Buryat: Байгал нуур, Mongolian: Байгал нуур, Baygal nuur, meaning "nature lake";) is a rift lake in the south of the...
Lake ecosystem
A lake ecosystem includes biotic (living) plants, animals and micro-organisms, as well as abiotic (nonliving) physical and chemical interactions.Lake ecosystems are a prime example of lentic ecosystem...
Lake aeration
Water aeration is the process of increasing the oxygen saturation of the water.
Water aeration is often required in water bodies that suffer from anoxic conditions, usually caused by adjacent huma...
Salt lake
A salt lake or saline lake is a landlocked body of water that has a concentration of salts (typically sodium chloride) and other dissolved minerals significantly higher than most lakes (often defined ...