BBC: Siberian lake loved by Instagrammers is toxic, power plant says

BBC: Siberian lake loved by Instagrammers is toxic, power plant says. “The lake, nicknamed the ‘Novosibirsk Maldives’ because of how tropical it looks, has provided the perfect backdrop to people’s Instagram posts. But the reason for its colour is less appealing – calcium salts and other metal oxides from the plant.” Yikes.