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National Speleological Society (NSS)     View
The NSS was founded "for the purpose of advancing the study, conservation, exploration, and knowledge of caves." Learn about caves and caving; cave conservation; cave safety guidelines; cave art and music; and NSS cave preserves.

The Cave of Lascaux     View
This beautiful site details the prehistoric cave paintings at Lascaux, France. Take a virtual tour, read extensive information about the discovery of the caves in 1940, learn why the cave was closed to the public to prevent deterioration, see how a r ...

Cave Diving     View
While primarily about scuba diving in underwater caverns or caves, this site also has information about all types of "overhead environment diving include wreck penetration, ice diving and some types of commercial diving, such as pipeline inspection." ...

The Cave of Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc     View
Facts and pictures about this important archaeological discovery of palaeolithic cave paintings at Vallon-Pont-d'Arc in France. Also available in French and Spanish.

Secrets of the Crocodile Caves     View
This site is a companion to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) NOVA program about the animals (such as lemurs, fossas, and Nile crocodiles) living in and around the caves within the Ankarana reserve on the northern tip of Madagascar. Features a slid ...

Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature     View
Those interested in the Dead Sea Scrolls may study them virtually here. This site provides information about the Orion Center in Jerusalem, its programs, and its publications. There are also online and print resources including The Beginner's Guide t ...

Knots on the Web     View
This well-organized page is a directory of knot tying, mathematical knot theory, and knot art Web sites. Tying links include knots for sailing, fishing, scouting, climbing, caving rope rescue, and making hammocks; information about rope and cordage; ...

Descent Into the Ice     View
This site is a companion to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) NOVA program that "follows a team of daring 'glacionauts' as they descend into a labyrinth of unexplored and hazardous glacier caves on France's Mt. Blanc" to search for trappe ...

Carlsbad Caverns National Park     View
This park of eighty caves in the Guadalupe Mountains of southeastern New Mexico, features the "Big Room," a cave with a ceiling up to 250 feet high, that is one of the largest cave chambers in the world. Twelve public domain photographs ill ...


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