Body of water
A body of water or waterbody (often spelled water body) is any significant accumulation of water, generally on a planet's surface. The term most often refers to oceans, seas, and lakes, but it include...
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MOTHER NATURE’S ARTWORK: A pier along Lake Erie , Ohio
MOTHER NATURE’S ARTWORK: A pier along Lake Erie in Ohio has been transformed into a winter fairy tale. A photographer captured tall ice sculptures on Monday.
This man is walking across the world's deepest frozen lake! 😱
This man is walking across the world's deepest frozen lake! 😱
The Ice-Skating Babushka Of Baikal
When this 76-year-old Russian pensioner needs to herd her cows, she skates across the frozen waters of Lake Baikal to find them. (via Настоящее Время)
Flood? Who cares?
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Why Is The Great Salt Lake Two Different Colors?
The Great Salt Lake has two uniquely colored sides. (via Seeker)
Living Afloat On Man-Made Islands
Peru's Lake Titicaca is home to over 70 man-made islands, all built using dried reeds and natural resources.
Another major hurricane appears to be brewing in the Atlantic Ocean
August 30, 2017: Another major hurricane appears to be brewing in the Atlantic Ocean.It is predicted to become a Category 5 Major Hurricane. Right now the GFS and the GEM have it going into the east c...
Gebze-Orhangazi-Izmir motorway: Osman Gazi Bridge construction timelapse
The Osman Gazi suspension bridge is the jewel in the crown of the Gebze-Orhangazi-Ismir motorway. With a main span of 1,550m, it's the fourth-longest suspens...
Dramatic hotel collapse into river caught on tape
Heavy rainfall in Peru causes structure to fall into flooded river
US ships fire warning shots at Iranian vessels
Tensions rise in the Strait of Hormuz
South China Sea tensions: what's going on?
Tensions are rising among South China Sea nations. Here's what you need to know about the dispute.
Canada investigates mysterious 'pinging' sound at bottom of sea in Arctic
Canada's military is investigating a mysterious "
Aquifer
An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock or unconsolidated materials (gravel, sand, or silt) from which groundwater can be extracted using a water well. The study of water fl...
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Headlands and bays
Headlands and bays are two related features of the coastal environment.
Headlands and bays are often found on the same coastline. A bay is surrounded by land on three sides, whereas a headland is...
Channel
Channel, channels, and similar terms may refer to:
Flood
A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is usually dry. The European Union (EU) Floods Directive defines a flood as a covering by water of land not normally covered by water. In the...
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Hydronym
A hydronym (from Greek: ὕδωρ, hydor, "water" and ὄνομα, onoma, "name") is a proper name of a body of water. Hydronymy is the study of hydronyms and of how bodies of water receive their names and h...
Hydrothermal vent
A hydrothermal vent is a fissure in a planet's surface from which geothermally heated water issues. Hydrothermal vents are commonly found near volcanically active places, areas where tectonic plates a...
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Inlet
An inlet is an indentation of a shoreline, usually long and narrow, such as a small bay or arm, that often leads to an enclosed body of water, such as a sound, bay, lagoon, or marsh. In sea coasts, an...
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Lagoon
A lagoon is a shallow body of water separated from a larger body of water by barrier islands or reefs. Lagoons are commonly divided into coastal lagoons and atoll lagoons. They have also been identif...
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Lake
A lake (in Scotland and Ireland they can be called a loch) is an area (prototypically filled with water, also of variable size), localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land apart from any river o...
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Ocean
An ocean (from Ancient Greek Ὠκεανός,  Okeanós, the sea of classical antiquity) is a body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere. On Earth, an ocean is one of the ...
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