25 Impressive Salt Formations from the Dead Sea

 
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    June 19, 2012 at 6:00 am


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    Because it is 1/3 salt, the Dead Sea can produce some impressive salt formations. Although it is not the saltiest lake in the world, it is the lowest land point in the whole world. Swimming to the bottom of the 1,000-foot-deep lake is unheard of: The salt adds buoyancy, making most people float on the top like corks. Also, and we haven’t actually verified this, it probably tastes like the backwash from a salted margarita. To show the amazing power and beauty of this landmark, we found 25 impressive salt formations from the Dead Sea:

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