Emperor Penguin Facts: Animals of Antarctica
The heaviest and tallest of all penguin species, the emperor penguin gets its name from its size and upward-pointed beak
Coyote Facts: Animals of North America
This canine is among the most common carnivores native to the North American continent.
Buffalo Facts: Animals of North America
Also known as the Bison, this large bovine species has many distinctive traits separating it from its Eurasian cousins.
The Gray Wolf: Animals of North America
A remarkably adaptable species, the biggest threats to the gray wolf often come as a result of human activities.
Caribou Facts: Animals of North America
Referred to as a reindeer in Eurasia, the caribou have long been an important source of meat and clothing in the Arctic.
Polar Bear Facts: Animals of North America
The largest carnivore on the North American continent, these bears have nonetheless become vulnerable by climate change.
Bald Eagle Facts: Animals of North America
Once on the brink of extinction, this iconic bird now enjoys a thriving population and extended habitat range.
Black Bear Facts: Animals of North America
This bear is a relatively populous, medium-sized bear species that is native to most of North America
Muskrat Facts - North American Animals
Not a true rat, this water-loving rodent has healthy populations, both in its native North America and abroad.
Lowest Percentages of Alternative Energy By Country
Alternative energy today is considered hip, progressive, and necessary as we strive for a green and clean future. However, such energy sources are...
Countries With The Lowest Forested Area In The World
Forests provide wildlife habitats and natural resources, and help purify air, water, and soil. Sadly, some countries’ forests are virtually...
Solar Energy Production By State
California, Arizona, and other key states are playing a major role in the transformation of American energy towards renewable resources.
Fossil Fuel Dependency By Country
With the impending threats of climate change, peak oil, and a global petroleum crisis on the horizon, many countries may need to rethink their energy...
Countries With Natural Disasters
Natural disasters affected the lives of millions of people in 2014 alone. Likely due in part to their large total areas, China and the United States...
Largest Wildfires In The World
Typically more devastating for animals and forests, some wildfires have also taken swaths of human lives. These have been the worst in terms of human...
The Most Arable Countries Worldwide
Climate, urbanization levels, and settlement policies all factor into the high percentages of arable land found in countries such as South Africa and...
Most Violent Volcanic Eruptions
Volcano eruptions in Guatemala alone have claimed 11,000 lives in the 20th century, but even this doesn't compare to the death toll of the century's...
The Most Devastating Tornados By Fatalities
From Flint, Michigan to Tupelo, Mississippi, America's most devastating tornadoes have each caused the deaths of hundreds of citizens across multiple...
The Greenest Cities in North America
The US and Canada are world leaders in environment and sustainability, and these cities are the powerhouses of the green movement.