Caspian sea

Physical Geography

The Largest Endorheic Lake in the World

The largest endorheic lake also happens to be the largest overall lake in the world.  First, what is an endorheic lake? An endorheic lake is a lake that doesn’t drain towards the ocean. The word endorheic stems from Ancient Greek: ἔνδον, éndon, “within” and ῥεῖν, rheîn, “to flow”. These lakes are also known […]