It’s Good To Know: The deepest lake in the world

At a little over a mile deep, Russia ’s 25-million-year-old Lake Baikal is the deepest and oldest lake in the world. It is also the largest freshwater lake in the world by volume, holding 20 percent of the planet’s unfrozen fresh water.

Source: Unesco


One Response

  1. It’s not a lake, it’s a baby ocean!

    I love Siberia; I think in a few centuries (if the promise of global warming comes true!) the world centre is going to move there…

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