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What Are Underwater Rivers and How Were They Discovered

Underwater Rivers: Researching the Essence of the Phenomenon Today, science faces the gigantic problem of studying the entire global system of mixing of water masses in the ocean. To solve it, it is necessary to have a lot of information about the movement of water in various areas at different depths. But today there are still huge squares of the...

What Is the Secret of the Brocken Ghost: Is It Physics Only?

The Brocken Ghost Phenomenon: A Little Bit of Mystics The mysterious phenomenon called the Brocken Ghost was first described by villagers near Brocken Mountain in Germany. Its height is 1742 meters above sea level. For a long time, there were legends about this mountain, as about the place of gathering of witches and shelter of evil forces. The local population...

Fog: its essence and reasons

Fog is a mixture of condensate products. A lot of small drops of water hovering directly above the earth’s surface make fog to appear. Some facts about Fog Negative side: Compared to other meteorological phenomena, such as a tornado, thunderstorm, snowfall, fogs, in fact, are not considered a fearsome power of nature. Nevertheless, it strongly influences the human’s life and...

Islands That Will Be Uninhabitable Soon

Islands-atolls could become uninhabitable within decades. A group of American scientists declared such an information. Because of the climate change and lack of fresh water, most of the atolls from the Maldives to Hawaii will be abandoned by the middle of the century. In the new study, published in Science Advances, the scientists predict that as sea levels rise, thousands...

Places Mostly Subjected to Natural Disasters

Natural disasters are very unpredictable phenomena. However, some places on Earth are subjected to the influence of the concrete element much more than others. Analysing the weather data and natural climate features, we will tell you what regions suffer mostly from water disasters, burns, earthquakes and hurricanes. Water disasters – floods, tsunami Water brings both life and death. Floods threaten...

Marine Problems: Pollution in the World Ocean

In spite of the large area of the World Ocean, the concentration of pollution is very high and dangerous there. Nowadays, the problem of the water pollution increases every year. The international experts of WWF counted the amount of waste. It became clear that every year the World Ocean gets as mush pollutions as it contained 50 years ago. Water...

Amazon Jungles Trigger Rain

Amazon woods have own strange climate zone and are important for the climate regulation. Most of the people used to check weather forecasts by the simple way: websites and weather applications. However, it does not work with the Amazon area, because the weather, especially rain depends not on the winds or type of climate there, but on trees. The thing...

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