The Shatt Al-Arab River
The 120-mile-long Shatt al-Arab is shared by the Sunni nation of Iraq and Shia-dominated Iran.
What And Where Is The Rio de la Plata?
The Rio de la Plata estuary, between the South American countries of Argentina and Uruguay, houses enormous populations of humans alongside diverse...
The Missouri River
The Missouri River runs 2,341 miles through the US states of MT, ND, SD, NE, IA, KS, & MO. Much of its course has been altered by artificial dams and...
The Murray River
In the "Land Down Under", the Murray River flows for 1,558 miles in the states of New South Wales, Victoria, and South Australia.
The Lena River
The Lena travels 2,736 miles from the Baikal Mountains to the Laptev Sea of the Arctic Ocean. Its drainage basin is one of the largest in the world.
Where Does Mount Aconcagua Rise?
Cold and desolate, Aconcagua rises to an elevation of 22,838 feet in the Andes Mountain Range in Argentina.
What Was The Caledonian Forest?
This massive old growth forest used to cover much of Scotland. Today, it is unfortunately largely fragmented, and threatened with outright...
Where Does Denali (Mount McKinley) Rise?
The highest mountain in North America rises to an elevation of 20,322 feet in the Alaska Range in the United States.
The Darling River
The Darling River flows for 915 miles in the Australian state of New South Wales.
The Peace River
The Peace River flows for 1,195 miles in the Canadian Provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.
The Slave River
The Slave River in Canada flows for 270 miles, starting in Alberta and then running into the Northwest Territories' Great Slave Lake.
Where Is The Great Barrier Reef?
This UNESCO World Heritage Site in Australia's Coral Sea can be seen from outer space.
What Is The Southern Ocean?
South of 60 Degrees South Latitude, the Southern Ocean surrounds Antarctica. James Cook first sailed these cold waters in the 1770s.
Where Is The Atlantic Ocean?
The Atlantic Ocean covers almost one-third of the water's surface water area, and around one-fifth of its total area.
Where Is The Indian Ocean?
The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the earth's oceans, covering more than 27 million square miles.
Where Does Kangchenjunga Rise?
Situated at 28,169 feet in the Himalayas along the Nepalese-Indian border is Kangchenjunga.
Where is The Arctic Ocean?
Sometimes referred to as the Arctic Mediterranean Sea, or alternatively as the Northern Ocean.
Where Does Mount Kenya Rise?
The second tallest mountain on the African continent rises to an elevation of 17,057 feet in the nation of Kenya.
The Irtysh River
The Irtysh runs for a total of 2,640 miles in the countries of Kazakhstan, Russia, and China.