Geography

If you want to take the train across Russia, you'll need to set aside seven days for a direct route that doesn't stop, crossing through all

Geography

The Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean is the deepest place on the surface of Earth, with a small depression called the Challenger Deep

Geography

Kentucky's cave system, Mammoth Cave, is nearly 400 miles in length — and that's just what's been explored! Scientists

Geography

You may have thought Jerusalem or Athens was the oldest city in the world, but that honor goes to Damascus, Syria. Continuously inhabited sinc

Geography

Despite its name, Mount Augustus is not a mountain, but one very large rock. Located in the Australian Outback, the rock stands more than 2,300 fee

Geography

Egypt's Pyramids of Giza may be considered one of the wonders of the world, but Sudan has nearly twice the number of pyramids. Sudan touts 

Geography

Looking at a map, it may seem Russia can swallow China whole. However, both countries border 14 countries.

Russia (including the reg

Geography

The Archipelago of the Philippines is made up of 7,641 islands — several hundred more than the 7,107 islands scientists previously believed t

Geography

Russia has 11 times zones (of just 24 total in the world!). So when a Russian on one side of the country is awaking at 7 a.m., another on

Geography

As North America and South America are move more westward, the Pacific Ocean is shrinking. Every year, Asia and North America get closer

Geography

Iceland, divided by the North American and European tectonic plates, is growing by nearly 5 centimeters per year as the plates grow wider

Geography

Mount Everest may be the tallest mountain above sea level, but when it comes to the tallest mountain on earth, that honor goes to Mauna Kea.

Geography

1. Most Ancient Egyptian pyramids were built as tombs for pharaohs (rul

Geography

1. Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite is the national motto

The country’s national motto Liberte, Egalite, Franernite ("Liberty, E

Geography

1. Italy is one of Western Europe's youngest countries

Did you know how old Italy is as a country? Italy has only been a country si

Geography

Germany is known for a lot of things.

Free-tuition universities, high-quality education, and cultural diversity are