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Along with Bigfoot and the Yeti, the Loch Ness Monster is one of the more mysterious creatures humans have been trying to find over the years. In this production from iMinds, listeners are treated to a concise and thorough look at the famous lake in Scotland and its most famous supposed resident, the Loch Ness Monster. Performed with a gentle and engaging voice by the veteran narrator Luca James Lee, this short exposé is perfect for your commute to work or while at the gym.

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Learn about the Loch Ness Monster with iMinds insightful audio knowledge series.Throughout the world, there are hundreds of lakes in which monsters are said to live. None of these lake monsters is more famous than the Loch Ness Monster, who is said to inhabit Loch Ness in Scotland.

“Loch” is the Scottish word for a lake or a large body of water. And Loch Ness, situated near Inverness in the Scottish Highlands, is the largest body of water in Great Britain. It is a freshwater loch, roughly 750 feet deep. It contains more freshwater than all the lakes in England and Wales combined. Although Loch Lomond, also in Scotland, is bigger with regards to total area of water, due to Loch Ness’ great depth, it is the biggest in terms of volume.

Loch Ness is approximately 23 miles long and 1.5 miles across at its widest point. Due to the peat content in the surrounding soil and strong undercurrents deep below the surface, visibility in the water is incredibly low.

Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind.

iMinds offers 12 main categories; become a Generalist by increasing your knowledge of Business, Politics, People, History, Pop Culture, Mystery, Crime, Culture, Religion, Concepts, Science and Sport. Clean and concise, crisp and engaging, discover what you never knew you were missing.

iMinds is the knowledge solution for the information age cutting through the white noise to give you quick, accurate knowledge .. Perfect your dinner party conversation, impress your boss - an excellent way to discover topics of interest for the future.

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"I'm learning all sorts of stuff about stuff I didn't even know I didn't know. And it sticks. In a nutshell: wonderful." (Jonathon Margolis, Financial Times)

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  • 01-12-20

Nessie in the Loch

This is a fun one, all about Nessie, her history, who saw her first, how the story spread, and all the sightings since, A true mystery, right up there with Big Foot. True of not, we can all use a little magic and intrigue.