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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 11 Jul, 2012
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. ...

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Web resources news:

A new web site on hypogenic caves of Murcia (Spain)

31 Dec, 1969 by Alexander Klimchouk

Andrés Ros reports the launch of a new web site dedicated to hypogenic caves of Murcia (Spain) The site (in Spanish) contains the inventory of hypogenic caves of the region, online monographs, bibliography, and more. ...

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Speleology of Georgia

31 Dec, 1969 by Lasha Asanidze

I would like to inform you, that Speleological Society of Georgia was created in the country of Georgia By following a link below you can read interesting information about speleology of Georgia. ...

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Website of the Center of Studies on Subterranean Biology

31 Dec, 1969 by Speleogenesis News Manager

Dr Rodrigo Lopes Ferreira of Brazil has announced the launch of the website of the Center of Studies on Subterranean Biology. ...

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CNEK

31 Dec, 1969 by Joel Rodet

May by the indication of the web site of the CNEK (Norman Centre for Karst Study - Centre Normand d'Etude du Karst) is wrong Can you control it, please. ...

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New UIS website

31 Dec, 1969 by George Veni

For many years, the UIS website has been very simple and with only basic information so it could be accessed by anyone Now that most computers have connection speeds that can read more complex websites, the UIS has completely upgraded its website. ...

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Speleology in Kazakhstan

31 Dec, 1969 by Alexander Shakalov

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. ...

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Karst Information Portal is live!

31 Dec, 1969 by Alexey Kopchinskiy

The Karst Information Portal (KIP) is now functional and prepared to accept both user registrations and collection content Please, visit http://www. ...

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