Friday, December 14, 2007

Some Record Holders

1. Angel Falls ? The World's highest waterfall. You can only visit this place by air.
2. The Largest cut diamond ? Cullinan

3. The Largest uncut diamond ? Golden Jubilee Diamond

4. The Largest Lake in the world ? Caspian Sea ? as viewed using Google Earth.

5. The Deepest lake in the world ? Lake Baikal in Russia, Also, the Largest freshwater lake by volume of water.

Deepest point 1327m

6. The Largest Sheet of water ? Victoria Falls, Africa

7. The largest cave system in the world ? Mammoth Caves

8. Oldest Tree (Known) ? Bristle cone tree ? estimated 10,000 years.

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