The Most Mountainous States
With a mean elevation of 6,800 feet, Colorado is the highest state in the United States.
The Largest Stars Known To Man
UY Scuti in the Scutum Constellation is the largest star known to exist at the present time, and one of the brightest.
The Highest Mountains In The Appalachians
At 6,684 feet in elevation, North Carolina's Mount Mitchell tops off the list of highest Appalachian Mountains.
Countries Sharing The Amazon Rainforest
The highly biodiverse Amazon Rainforest is shared by nine South American nations with Brazil enjoying the largest share.
What is the Largest Island in Canada?
Baffin Island of Canada is the fifth largest island in the world with an area of 507,451 square kilometers.
Environmental Impact Of Animal Agriculture
As per data provided by Cowspiracy, 130 times more livestock waste than human waste is produced in the US
Most Widespread Invasive Plants In The United States
While some may be considered benign, most invasive plants bring with them negative outcomes for their adopted habitats.
The Tallest Mountains In The Alps
Mont Blanc, the tallest Alpine mountain with a height of 4,808 meters, is well known for its spectacular beauty.
The Tallest Peaks In The Karakoram Range
Mount K2, the second tallest peak in the world after Mount Everest, is the tallest peak of the Karakoram Range.
Seven African Vulture Species On The Brink Of Extinction
Seven of the eleven vulture species in Africa are on the verge of going extinct.
The Fastest Birds In The World
The Peregrine Falcon, a bird of prey, is the fastest bird in the world and can reach a maximum speed of 389 km per hour while diving.
Warmest Years On Record Since 1880
As per meteorological records, the year 2015 is the warmest year since 1880, followed by the years 2014, 2010, and 2013.
What are Monotremes?
Monotremes are mammals that lay eggs.
Highest E-Waste Generating Nations In The World
Norway is the leading e-waste producer in the world, followed by Switzerland and Iceland.
Countries With The Greatest Number Of Wild Tigers
As per the most recent census, India has 2,226 wild tigers, the highest in the world.
OECD Recycling Statistics
With 65% of the municipal waste in Germany being recycled or composted, the country serves as an inspiration to others.
The Fastest Mammals In The World
The Cheetah surpasses all other mammals in speed, running at an incredible maximum speed of 109.4–120.7 kilometers per hour.
Top Motor Vehicle Producing Countries
China is the leading motor vehicle producer in the world, followed by the US and Japan.
Alarming Rates Of Elephant Poaching In Africa
With over 50% of elephant deaths caused by poaching, each of these African regions have a declining elephant population.