The Dead Sea, bordering Jordan and Israel, is known for its mineral-rich waters, but as residents continue to use water from the River Jordan — which is where the Dead Sea draws its water from — it is in danger of disappearing in the next 50 years.
Monarch butterflies are the wings down champions of migrating insects, completing the longest two-way migration. The North American Monarch populations fly south each fall, and return north in the spring.
Laguna de los Tres in El Chalten, Patagonia, Argentina. After of flat hiking you have a very steep walk ahead before seeing this beautiful lake. More than worth the effort. In the background you can see the amazing Fitz Roy.
FACT ABOUT THE HOLY LAND: The Dead Sea, also called the Salt Sea, is a salt lake bordered by Jordan to the east, and Palestine and Israel to the west. Its surface and shores are 429 meters below sea level, Earth's lowest elevation on land.