What Is A Xerophyte?

What Is A Xerophyte?

A plant species that is well-adapted to survive in an environment with little liquid water is called a xerophyte.

What Is A Tarn?

What Is A Tarn?

A mountain lake formed in a cirque of a glacier is known as a tarn.

What Is A Microhabitat?

What Is A Microhabitat?

The small-scale habitat requirements of a specific animal or plant is called a microhabitat.

What Is An Island Arc?

What Is An Island Arc?

An island arc is a type of archipelago comprising of a chain of islands usually near the convergent boundary of two tectonic plates.

The 1996 Mount Everest Disaster

The 1996 Mount Everest Disaster

During 1996, eight climbers died when they were caught in a blizzard while attempting to descend from the summit of Mount Everest.