Today is the international Black sea day. A few Crimeans know that the sea in which they so love to swim, listening to the sound of waves, breathe the sea breeze, in many ways unique. We offer you a selection of interesting facts about the Black sea.
1 – Mountains around the Black sea are constantly rising, and the sea itself increases. And if the mountains grow only a few inches per century, sea occurs on land with a speed of 20-25 cm over 100 years. Some ancient cities had already disappeared at the bottom of the sea.
2 – Among planktonic algae found in the Black sea, there is a very unusual view nochesvetka. She has the ability to Postretirement, and because of it in August, the Black sea is sometimes lit.
3 – the Only mass shark inhabiting the Black sea prickly shark Katran. He is afraid of people and rarely comes to shore. The only danger to humans represent the dorsal fins of crambe with large poisonous spikes. Continue reading
Red sea — most beautiful sea in the world . This title rightly belongs to him. Is the sea really fascinates by the diversity of colors and shapes.
The red sea is a tectonic depression and is an inland sea of the Indian ocean, it is the youngest and considered by many the most beautiful, interesting variety of flora and fauna.
Despite the fact that the Red sea is the most salty seas are part of oceans, it amazes even experienced divers the beauty and diversity of different creatures living in it. The red sea is the most salty because it, unlike all the other seas of the world, no freshwater flows into the river. Of course, it is much inferior to the salt content of the Dead sea, but it is known not to survive in fact a single living organism. The salinity of the beautiful red sea reaches 60 grams of salt per liter of water. In the Black sea – only 18 grams of salt per liter of water.
Besides, describing the Red sea, which is assigned to one of the 7 wonders of the underwater world, it must be remembered that it is also the warmest sea on Earth. All because its not only warm rays of the sun but also the earth surface, mantle, and in the Red sea, unlike other seas, from the depths, from the bottom podnimayutsya cold, but rather warm layers of water. In winter the water is heated to 21 – 23 degrees Celsius, and in summer even up to +30. Largely because of the high temperature of sea water and its continuous evaporation of this sea is the most saline in the world after the Dead. Continue reading