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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 04 Jul, 2018
Hello everyone!   I pleased to invite you to the official site of Central Asian Karstic-Speleological commission ("Kaspeko")   There, we regularly publish reports about our expeditions, articles and reports on speleotopics, lecture course for instructors, photos etc. ...

New publications on hypogene speleogenesis

Klimchouk on 26 Mar, 2012
Dear Colleagues, This is to draw your attention to several recent publications added to KarstBase, relevant to hypogenic karst/speleogenesis: Corrosion of limestone tablets in sulfidic ground-water: measurements and speleogenetic implications Galdenzi,

The deepest terrestrial animal

Klimchouk on 23 Feb, 2012
A recent publication of Spanish researchers describes the biology of Krubera Cave, including the deepest terrestrial animal ever found: Jordana, Rafael; Baquero, Enrique; Reboleira, Sofía and Sendra, Alberto. ...

Caves - landscapes without light

akop on 05 Feb, 2012
Exhibition dedicated to caves is taking place in the Vienna Natural History Museum   The exhibition at the Natural History Museum presents the surprising variety of caves and cave formations such as stalactites and various crystals. ...

Did you know?

That chalk is 1. used as a proper noun chalk describes a rock unit of cretaceous age, that consists predominately of relatively soft, white, porous limestone with beds of marl and bands or nodules of flint. the term is used without its initial capital to describe any rock with similar appearance and properties. generally chalk has a relatively high primary permeability and so rarely develops caves of explorable size, though conduit-water flow does occur. some harder chalks in northern france and south-eastern england hold explorable active and relict caves, which extend for many hundreds of meters [9]. 2. soft poorly indurated limestone, generally light in color; commonly composed of the tests of floating microorganisms in a matrix of very finely crystalline calcite [10].?

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Mushroom Speleothems: Stromatolites That Formed in the Absence of Phototrophs, Bontognali, Tomaso R.R.; D’Angeli Ilenia M.; Tisato, Nicola; Vasconcelos, Crisogono; Bernasconi, Stefano M.; Gonzales, Esteban R. G.; De Waele, Jo
Calculating flux to predict future cave radon concentrations, Rowberry, Matt; Marti, Xavi; Frontera, Carlos; Van De Wiel, Marco; Briestensky, Milos
Microbial mediation of complex subterranean mineral structures, Tirato, Nicola; Torriano, Stefano F.F;, Monteux, Sylvain; Sauro, Francesco; De Waele, Jo; Lavagna, Maria Luisa; D’Angeli, Ilenia Maria; Chailloux, Daniel; Renda, Michel; Eglinton, Timothy I.; Bontognali, Tomaso Renzo Rezio
Evidence of a plate-wide tectonic pressure pulse provided by extensometric monitoring in the Balkan Mountains (Bulgaria), Briestensky, Milos; Rowberry, Matt; Stemberk, Josef; Stefanov, Petar; Vozar, Jozef; Sebela, Stanka; Petro, Lubomir; Bella, Pavel; Gaal, Ludovit; Ormukov, Cholponbek;
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Gouffre et Cavernes du Haut-Comminges (in English), 1949, Trombe Felix

A.C. Swinnerton's Contribution to the Theory of Cavern Formation, 1949, Warwick G. T.

Cave Dwellers and Dens of Late Pleistocene Animals in the Manifold Valley, Staffordshire, 1950, Bramwell D.

Further Notes on Ogof Ffynnon Ddu, 1950, Glennie E. A.

A Fissure Cave in Grits [Yorkshire], 1950, Leedal G. P.

Archaeological Excavations at Ogof-yr-Esgyrn [South Wales], 1950, Mason E. J.

The Mossdale Problem [Yorkshire], 1950, Myers J. O.

Zur Kenntnis der Hhlenfauna der Gesusealpen., 1951, Franz, H.
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Zur Kenntnis der Hhlenfauna der Gesusealpen, 1951, Franz, H.

The Technique of Cave Diving, 1952, Balcombe F. G.

A Comparison between the Karst of the Mediterranean Region and of North Western Europe, 1952, Corbel J.

The Non-existence of the Great Peak Fault [Derbyshire], 1952, Ford T. D.

Vertical Development in Caves, 1952, Glennie E. A.

Banding Experiments with Cave Dwelling Bats in Devonshire, 1952, Hooper W. M. , Hooper J. H. D.

Significant Air Streams in Ogof Ffynnon Ddu, South Wales, 1952, Little W. H.

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