What is Summit Accordance?
The summit accordance in the western part of the US lies at approximately 1,969 feet above the present timberline.
What Are The Differences Between Comets And Asteroids?
Comets and meteors are both extra-terrestrial objects found in the Solar System.
Shark Attacks By Country
Most reported shark attacks have occurred in the United States, South Africa, or Australia.
What is the World's Largest Pumpkin?
A German pumpkin holds the record of the world's largest.
What is Intercropping?
Intercropping is a farming method that involves planting or growing more than one crop at the same time and on the same piece of land.
Where is Mount Agung?
Mount Agung is a volcano found in Bali, in Indonesia.
What Is the 'Original' Banana?
Today's banana is significantly different than bananas grown one thousand years ago.
When Is a Volcano Considered Active, Dormant, or Extinct?
There are different criteria for classifying a volcano as active, dormant or extinct.
The Tallest Volcanoes in the World
Nevado Ojos del Salado, a stratovolcano in the Andes, is the highest active volcano in the world.
How Did the Dodo Bird Go Extinct?
The dodos were hunted to extinction by humans.
Types of Lizards
Although there are over 6,000 lizard species, they are categorized into five groups.
The Burney Falls of California
Burney Falls is a well known waterfall in Shasta County, California.
Where is the Mississippi Embayment?
The Mississippi embayment was formed by the breaking of a continuous mountain range.
What Makes Uranus The Coldest Planet In The Solar System?
Uranus, not Neptune, is the coldest planet in the Solar System.
The World's Largest Producers of Niobium
Brazil is the world's top producer of niobium by a large margin.
What is a Tropical Climate?
A tropical climate is a climate characteristic of the tropics.
What is a Humid Continental Climate?
A humid continental climate experiences a large disparity between temperatures.
10 of the World's Smartest Animals
Some of the animals on this list may surprise you.
What is a Mediterranean Climate?
A Mediterranean climate has mild, wet winters and warm to hot, dry summers.