9 of the world's most extreme lakes

Check out the biggest, deepest, saltiest and all-around strangest bodies of water Earth has to offer.

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Swimming with superlatives

From Antarctica to Israel to Siberia, these bodies of water claim titles ranging from the hottest to the deepest, and everything in between.

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