Saturday 21st October 2017,

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Spotted Lake, Osoyoos in British Columbia

Spotted Lake Osoyoos in British Columbia

Spotted Lake is located northwest of Osoyoos in British Columbia. Its a saline endothermic alkali lake and in the summer most of the water from the lake evaporates leaving behind all the minerals to show as large spots. Colors of the spots vary depending of the mineral composition(mostly made of [...]

August 20, 2012 Makis Mourelatos World 0

Chios island, Greece wildfires

Forest fire at Chios island, Greece

For the second day in a row this small Greek island is devastated by wildfires that have already burned over 50 thousand acres of land. People have abandoned their villages because of the wildfire running through them. Wildfires Night Video from Chios island [...]

August 20, 2012 Makis Mourelatos World 0

Chinese boat surrounded by japan coast guard vessels

Chinese boat surrounded by japan coast guard vessels

Japan coast guard vessels are surrounding Chinese boat detaining activists for landing on an island that is considered as a grey zone since bot Japan and China are claiming this island. Information! Island is known as the Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China. [...]

August 18, 2012 Makis Mourelatos World 0

Wingsuit jumper flies through a waterfall

Wingsuit stuntman over waterfall

Wingsuit stuntman over a waterfall Skydiving used to be the closest thing for a human to fly, well not any more! These last few years a new “sport” is on the rise called “Wingsuit”, name taken from the special suit that basejumpers wear in order to fly safer and with [...]

August 18, 2012 Makis Mourelatos World 0