Drava, the nature of a river
The Drava is one of the great rivers of lowlands of central Europe. It lies on the border between Hungary and Croatia and is virtually untouched, preserved an incredible diversity of plant and animal life. Discover its fascinating history.
Sahara, Bahr Bela ma, waterless sea, these are the names given to the largest desert in the tropical world, with its giant waves and treacherous shoals. But nevertheless, the Sahara which hides treasure the lifeblood: under the dunes and stone deserts immeasurable water reserve, a gigantic system of ancient underground aquifers that feed the oasis and expands artesian wells, allowing growth abundant in some parts of the arid Sahara.
Sahara, Waterless Sea
The area of the forests of Bohemia is located in the center of Europe, remains a place strongly transformed by the footprint of the Iron Curtain during the Cold War, with natural landscape on the one hand and the old culture landscape on the other. In the Bohemian Forest there are still villages that include a part of the forest, a practice that was common throughout Europe since the Middle Ages and came to cover up to 70% of the territory. Life was based on the forest was an important means of life for people. The channels were built in the seventeenth century to transport wood still exist today.
The Forests of Bohemia
How can we use the ability of lizards walk on the ceiling to improve our adhesives, or the resistance of spider webs ... interesting new developments in information technology, chemistry and physics now allows us to better understand designs the nature. Scientists are trying to make the best of nature, extracting the principles and application of the winning designs of evolution in a new human context.
Movement, Nature to Technology
The distant Mongolia is one of the most beautiful landscapes on earth, located in the heart of Asia: extiendiéndose from the impenetrable forests of Siberia in the north to the Great Wall in the South. Here we find all kinds of animals, from sheep and mountain goats, horses and wild camels, or gazelles and wolves.