Renewable Water Supplies Per Capita In The World
Canada has 7% of the world's renewable fresh water supply and 81.7 cubic meters per capita.
Biggest Contributors To Global Warming In The World By Country
Nation-by-nation contributions to global CO2 emissions.
Why is Tornado Alley So Prone to Tornadoes?
Tornado Alley is a name for the area of the United States (and Canada) where tornadoes are most likely to occur. Why is this, and what exactly is a...
Disappearing Tuvalu: First Modern Nation to Drown?
With sea levels rising due to climate change, low lying areas are at the most risk. Only 6ft above sea level, the pacific island of Tuvalu will likely...
Black Gold, Old Rivalry: Argentina, Britain & The Falkland Islands
For isolated islands in the South Atlantic, the Falkland Islands are a sought after commodity. Known as the Malvinas to Argentina, an economic battle...
Cities Most Likely to Be Hit by An Earthquake
Earthquakes aren't predictable in terms of when they strike, but some areas are more likely to be hit. These are the major cities most prone to damage...
What Causes Volcanoes to Erupt?
A volcano is a geological feature of the earth where an opening allows magma to escape from the mantle of the planet.
The Most Extreme Cities In the World - the World's Wettest, Driest, Coldest, Hottest Cities
Cities aren't always located in the most comfortable locations. These are the wettest, driest, coldest, hottest, highest, most isolated, least...
Tsunamis: When Tectonics and Water Combine
Tsunamis are large powerful waves of water that are caused by tectonic activity. When earthquakes hit or volcanoes erupt near water, the results can...
What Causes Earthquakes?
Earthquakes are caused by tectonic plates rubbing against each other.