Officially known as the Batagaika Ravine, a large scar in the landscape 1 kilometer long (0.62 miles) that can be found in the Sakha Republic of Siberia, in the eastern depths of Russia.
Since 1960 this enormous crack has expanded enormously as a result of the thaw. Because of its shape and depth, the locals call it: "the door to the underworld".
This 2020 has reached 900 meters wide, especially due to record temperatures in the area that have reached up to 38 degrees on the celcius scale. Added to this are large forest fires and expulsions due to the melting of methane gas in the atmosphere.
According to POTBatagaika has revealed a number of ancient animals, including a Pleistocene horse, prehistoric steppe bison, cave lions, and wolves.
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