The Amoco Cadiz Oil Spill Disaster
On March 16, 1978, the oil tanker Amoco Cadiz ran aground on Portsall Rocks and was the worst oil spill disaster of its time.
Bigfoot and Other Tales of Forest Folklore
Turns out, many countries have their own version of Bigfoot.
What Is a Halophyte?
Plants growing in high salinity areas are called halophytes.
What Are The Differences Between A Volcanic Caldera And A Volcanic Crater?
Both a caldera and a crater are volcanic features with certain differences.
Where Was The Tethys Ocean Located?
The Tethys Ocean was located between the ancient continents of Gondwana and Laurasia between 250 and 65 million years ago.
Does It Rain Diamonds On Neptune And Uranus?
Scientists have theorised that diamonds fall on Neptune and Uranus.
What is Climatology?
Climatology is the scientific study of climate, defined as weather patterns that have been averaged over a given period of time to obtain a consistent...
What is Fast Fashion?
Fast Fashion is a trend in the fashion industry where there is rapid turnover of clothes in a short period of time.
Continents Of The World By Forest Cover
Europe has the highest forest cover among the continents of the world.
The Different Types Of Shrubland Biomes Across The World
Shrubland biomes are distributed across the world like the Chaparral in California and the Fynbos in South Africa.
What Causes the Earthy Smell When Rain Falls?
Petrichor is the term used to describe the earthy scent produced during a rainfall on dry soil.
Did You Know That Some Primates Build Nests?
Several species of primates are known to build nests for shelter.
What Is a Mesa?
A mesa is an elevated section of land with flat top and can be found in various countries around the world.
What Factors Triggered the Extinction of the World's Largest Earwig?
Habitat loss and predation by invasive species are considered the primary causes of the extinction of the Saint Helena earwig.
Where is Borneo?
Borneo is a large island located in Southeast Asia.
What Is The Midnight Sun Phenomena?
The midnight sun is a natural phenomena where the sun remains visible at local midnight.
What Are The Differences Between A River And A Creek?
Creeks usually are water bodies with narrower channels than rivers.
What is In Vitro Meat?
In vitro meat is also sometimes called cultured meat.
What Are The Different Types Of Rainbows?
Depending on the method of formation and physical properties, there are several types of rainbows.