14 EU Member States With The Highest Renewable Energy Rates
Sweden has already surpassed its 2020 target of 49%, reaching 53.8% of energy from renewable sources in 2016.
The Most Threatened Parrots Of The World
Eighteen species of parrots are critically endangered and might become extinct soon.
What Is The Smallest Island in the World?
Bishop Rock is considered to be the world's smallest island.
The 10 Species Of Wild Cats Of South America
South America is home to a great diversity of flora and fauna including 10 wild cat species.
What is Urban Sprawl?
The definition of urban sprawl is the enroachment of developed areas into less developed rural areas.
What is a Quasar?
The Quasar was first discovered in 1930 by Karl Jansky.
Biggest Black Holes
The Monster is the biggest black hole in the galaxy.
Where is the Source of the Niger River?
The source of the Niger River is in the Guinea Highlands, in the southeastern region of Guinea.
What Percentage of the Earth's Water Is Drinkable?
In its current state, less than 1% of the Earth's water is usable.
Where Is The Maghreb Region In Africa?
The Maghreb region is located in northern Africa.
How Do Peanuts Grow?
As peanuts are legumes, and not real nuts, they grow below ground.
What Is A Polar Vortex?
The Earth has two polar vortices; one near the north pole and one near the south pole.
The Highest Ocean Islands in North America
Greenland has the highest point of all ocean islands in North America.
The Tallest Peaks in New Zealand
The 12,218 ft tall Aoraki / Mount Cook is New Zealand's tallest peak.
Important Facts About the Tibesti Mountains
The Tibesti Mountains are located in the central part of the Sahara Desert.
The 7 Species Of Crocodilians On The Brink Of Extinction
Although crocodilians have managed to survive millions of years of evolutionary change, human activities currently threaten many species of this...
Important Facts About the Virunga Mountains in East Africa
The Virunga Mountains are one of the last remaining habitats of endangered mountain gorillas.
Sand Dollar Facts: Animals of the Oceans
Sand dollars belong to the order Clypeasteroida and are close relatives to starfish, sea urchins, and sea cucumbers.
Maroon Bells of the Elk Mountains
The Elk Mountains' Maroon Peak and North Maroon Peak are collectively known as the Maroon Bells.