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The most notable feature of the lake is its pink color. Although the source of the pink colour has not been definitively proven in the case of Lake Hillier, the pink color of other salt lakes (e.g., Pink Lake) in the region arises from a dye created by the organisms Dunaliella salina and Halobacteria
The library is open to all Yale University students and faculty, and to visiting researchers whose work requires use of its special collections.
Chichilianne may look computer-generated, but this is a real commune in the Isere department in southeastern France. It’s situated in the Rhone-Alpes region approximately 44 km from Grenoble, the department capital, and popular attractions include: Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette (30 km) and Vizille (33 km).
It is unique among large, high-latitude lakes, in that its sediments have not been scoured by overriding continental ice sheets. U.S. and Russian studies of core sediment in the 1990s provide a detailed record of climatic variation over the past 250,000 years. Longer and deeper sediment cores are expected in the near future. Lake Baikal is the only confined freshwater lake in which direct and indirect evidence of gas hydrates exists.
Reine is a fishing village and the administrative centre of the municipality of Moskenes in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the island of Moskenesoya in the Lofoten archipelago, above the Arctic Circle, about 300 kilometres (190 mi) southwest of the town of Tromso. Reine has been a commercial centre since 1743. Today tourism is important, and despite its remote location, many thousands of people visit annually. The village is situated on a promontory just off the European route E10 highway, which passes through the village
The Baatara gorge waterfall is located in Tannourine, Lebanon, and drops 255 metres (837 ft) into the Baatara Pothole, a cave of Jurassic limestone.