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Top 5 Longest Rivers in the World

Earth is the most habitable planet in our (known) universe and is made of many rivers all around the world. The longest rivers, basically created by thousands of streams and tributaries, sometimes run between different countries. Here are the 5 longest rivers …

10 Facts About Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a massive sculpture carved into the Black Hills region of South Dakota. Completed in 1941 under the direction of Gutzon Borglum and his son Lincoln, the sculpture is roughly 60-ft, depicting the faces of U.S. presidents George …

5 Facts About the Ocean

There’s one place that remains a mystery in many ways, where the darkness is complete when you venture far from the surface. The ocean is our final unexplored frontier. 72% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, yet 80 to 90% …

Trekking in Morocco

From the coastline of the Atlantic to the shore of the Mediterranean, the heights of the Atlas mountain stretch to the sands of the Sahara. Morocco is a place of impressive natural landscapes, attracting hikers from all over the planet. With such …

9 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT GREECE

Greece, one of the oldest countries in Europe is situated in Southeastern Europe with a population of about 11 million as of 2016 and home to thousands of Islands. Often called the base of Western civilization, it was quite influential in ancient …

7 Surprising Facts About the Egyptian Pyramids

The Egyptian pyramids are one of the greatest architectural achievements of the ancient world. As an incredible feat of engineering, Egyptologists are still discovering more about these structures with each passing year. The Giza pyramid complex has drawn visitors from around the …

Comparing the best areas to live in the UK

There are a variety of different factors that one must consider when deciding where to live in the UK, including not just job opportunity and availability, but also living quality, costs, and distance from facilities and social draw. Finding the most suitable …

Countries Where Euthanasia is Legal

Presently,  human euthanasia is legitimate in the Netherlands, Belgium, Colombia, Luxembourg, Canada, India, and South Korea. Assisted suicide is lawful in Switzerland, Germany, South Korea, and Japan.  In the US states of Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Hawaii, Vermont, Montana, Washington DC, and California, …

History of Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace has been the home of the British Royal Family since 1837. The Palace is one of the UK’s most iconic buildings, most visited tourist attractions and has one of the most famous balconies in the world. Who built Buckingham Palace? …

7 Interesting Facts About Guatemala

Guatemala, a republic in Central America, officially the Republic of Guatemala is a country in Central America bordered by Mexico (North) the Pacific Ocean (Southwest), Belize (Northeast), the Caribbean (East), Honduras (also East) and El Salvador (Southwest). It is the most populated …

Facts About Uluru / Ayers Rock

Estimated to be about 600 million years old, Ayers Rock is now officially called Uluru, its Aboriginal name. It was named Ayers Rock by William Gosse in 1873 after Sir Henry Ayers, who was the Chief Secretary of South Australia at the …

Interesting Facts About Mount Everest

Mount Everest, perhaps mother nature’s crown jewel, is the tallest mountain in the world (above sea level), standing at an impressive 29,092ft in the Eastern region of the Himalayas. The mountain was formed over 60 million years ago by colliding tectonic plates …