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Lake Baikal, located in the southern part of eastern Siberia in Russia, is an incredible natural wonder of the world that one can only hope to visit at least once in their lifetime. It's not just the oldest freshwater lake on Earth, at 20 to 25 million years old, it's also one of the largest and deepest, holding an astounding one-fifth of the world's freshwater.

Lake Baikal, located in the southern part of eastern Siberia in Russia, is an incredible natural wonder of the world that one can only hope to visit at least once in their lifetime. It's not just the oldest freshwater lake on Earth, at 20 to 25 million years old, it's also one of the largest and deepest, holding an astounding one-fifth of the world's freshwater.

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The Pearl of Siberia, Lake Baikal, 1992, Nat Geo >>> Something like 40% of the world's fresh water all in this one lake, I think it is.

The Pearl of Siberia, Lake Baikal, 1992, Nat Geo >>> Something like 40% of the world's fresh water all in this one lake, I think it is.

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Frozen Lake Baikal that created a very interesting line work on its ice, it has cracks that does not connect or overshadow but forms a full circle. This line work will be explored in my embroidery sample

Frozen Lake Baikal that created a very interesting line work on its ice, it has cracks that does not connect or overshadow but forms a full circle. This line work will be explored in my embroidery sample

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