What is Barite?

What is Barite?

​The very name for this mineral comes from the Greek word for its its unusually heavy weight.​

What is Diamond?

What is Diamond?

Diamonds are incredibly durable and impossible to scratch through conventional means, but what are its practical uses in society?

Solar Energy Production By State

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

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

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

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...