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Krubera Cave - The World's Deepest Cave

Here's a mind-blowing look at Krubera Cave, the world's deepest cave. This natural wonder "plunges 7,188 feet (2,191 m) into the depths of the Arabika Massif, a limestone formation dating back to the Age of Dinosaurs."

It is located in the Arabika Massif of the Gagrinsky Range of the Western Caucasus, in the Gagra district of Abkhazia, Georgia.  It became the deepest-known cave in the world in 2001 when the expedition of the Ukrainian Speleological Association reached a depth of 7,185 feet which well exceeded the depth of the previously deepest cave, Lamprechtsofen, in the Austrian Alps, by 80 m.

10 Interesting facts about Australia

1. Each and every part of Australia is within a distance of 1000km from ocean or a beach.

2. 30,028 square km of land is under cattle ranch. This area size is almost the same as that of the whole Belgium.

3. People of Queensland in Australia are called "Banana Benders", and "Sand Gropers" is the name given to the people from Western Australia.

4. There are nearly 20,000,000 people in Australia, of which approximately 80% live in cities next to the sea.

5. Australia has, probably, the lowest population density of any country in the world, ie, 2 people per square km. Japan has 327 people/2km.

6. The area of Australia that is covered by snow in winter is larger than the area of Switzerland.

7. 70% of the world's wool comes from Australia. We have over 126,000,000 sheep, which use fully half the continent for grazing.

8. The longest fence in the world is in Australia, and it runs for over 5,530 kms. It's designed to keep dingoes away from the sheep.

9. The wine cask, the ubiquitous plastic bag full of wine contained in a cardboard box, was invented in Australia in 1967.

10. The world's longest golf course, measuring more than 850 miles long is located in Australia.

Want to heat a Cup of Coffee?

If you screamed constantly for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would produce enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee. How that was figured out, we have no idea, and we don't know if it's true, but its pretty interesting fact.

Largest Barbie Doll collection by Bettina Dorfmann

Bettina Dorfmann, has collected 6,025 Barbie dolls, worth £100,000 setting the world record for the Largest Barbie doll collection. The obsessed Barbie fan keeps the dolls in a bedroom, her cellar and half the kitchen in her house. She plans to boast a collection of at least 10,000 dolls. She started collecting Barbies from 1993 and doesn't plan on ever ending her quest for new additions. Her first one was a rare Midge doll, brought out by Mattel in 1963 and marketed as Barbie's best friend. She has even set up a repair service with people sending her dolls from all across the world. Bettina Dorfmann says she will not stop collecting Barbies until she dies. | Site Maintained by Shyam Srinivas | Admin Login
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