WISCONSIN, on November 16. In canadian-American shore of lake superior, the largest area of freshwater lake in the world, over the last 20 years have seen major changes. Professor of Ankur Desai from the University of Wisconsin and his colleagues came to an unexpected conclusion: the increase in the temperature of atmospheric air in the summer has led to the fact that the speed of the winds blowing over the lake, has increased, reports Infox .
According to scientists, for the same reason, the increased speed and currents. Naturally, such changes could not but affect the inhabitants of the water.
While in sight of limnologen (Ostrovidov) managed to get only the phytoplankton. The scientists conducted their research since 1985. Based on data collected using three hydrological buoys and satellite imagery, Professor Desai and his colleagues have figured out what is going on with the Top.
According to scientists, the temperature in the surface layers of the lake during the summer period increased at a rate of 1.2°C in one decade. And the water heats up 15% faster than the air over the lake. “The fact that the temperature regime of a lake depends largely on the amount Continue reading
Indonesia – a country that attracts tourists for its beautiful scenery, exotic culture and favorable conditions for recreation. Everyone finds here something interesting, but sometimes, to see a natural pearl from Indonesia, need to make some effort. So, admire the famous lake of Kelimutu volcano . not only can climbing up the mountain.
In the crater of this volcano contains a lake, attracting the attention of the unusual color of the water. All three lakes, but widely known only two of them – the lake of tears and the lake of death . located next to each other – it is their additional feature. The third lake is located at a considerable distance (1.5 km) from the first two.
In order to see these lakes. you need to go to the island of Flores, and climb Kelimutu. Of course, such a trip is not everyone’s strength (to the foot of the volcano can be reached by car), but the openings on the top of the mountain spectacle, worth the effort. In the crater of the volcano before the eyes of the tourists enjoy the lake with absolutely amazing colour of the water – brown, green, red. Periodically water can change its color, such color change is observed Continue reading
Yurt camp “Aydar” is situated 7 km from the Western coast of Aydarkul lake, near lost in the Sands of the village of Dongelek. It is an oasis in the heart of the Kyzylkum desert, 60 km from a small historic city – Nurata.
It is no exaggeration to say that today it is the largest and most comfortable Yurt camp in Uzbekistan.
Here stationary set 15 festive yurts (if necessary it is possible to install 6 more yurts), richly decorated with carpets and handmade by local craftsmen Cherdakly. Colored woven patterns and even chandeliers create an unusually festive atmosphere in camp housing.
Yurta – traditional house of the nomads of Central Asia – has more than createsecurity history. Its design was constantly improved and reached perfection. Yurt can be assembled and disassembled within hours by a family and is carried on two camels or horses. It is warm in winter and cool in summer. It is harmless, as it is made from simple natural materials – wood, poles and felt, rolled up sheep wool.
Yurt camp is also equipped with stationary toilets with sanitary equipment, shower, Yurt – cabins company, where lunch, dinner. The camp has electricity.
Evening You can spend around the bonfire listening to the local bard (singer of national songs), in an extremely Continue reading