The Dead Sea known in Hebrew as Yam Ha-Melah (the Sea of Salt) is the lowest point on earth, surrounded by the stunning landscape of the Negev Desert. The shores of the Dead Sea are the lowest point on the surface of the earth, and the saline water of the lake give lead to the name 'Dead Sea' because no fish can survive in the salty waters.
The other result of the salty water of the Dead Sea are their renowned health and healing properties and the unique feature that one can float naturally in them.
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