Rivers & Waterways
Rivers are one of nature's blessing that are key to the survival and prosperity of Civilizations. Since ancient times, man has evolved besides river banks and turned barren lands into historic cultural centers. Even...
Waterfalls are on of the most beautiful natural wonders of this planet Earth. They are formed as a result of almost vertical interruption in the flow of rivers. Waterfalls are part of rivers or large streams that meet...
Rivers are an important resource for any country or a continent. They not only provide water for irrigation but also store water for the making of hydroelectricity. They are also big source of food in the form of fresh...
List of top 10 facts about the Nile River.
A Philippine river connecting Laguna de bay to Manila bay. Ever wondered about the story this river has to tell? Here's one interesting legend.
Credit: AlmazUK The flood of the river Mississippi river in April 1993 became known as the ‘Great flood’ and was one of the worst floods in the history of the USA, covering an area of 80,000km2 across 9...
The Congo River gives life to the countries of West Central Africa and adds to the economy of its surrounding regions.
Some interesting facts about one of the world's most famous rivers
The flooding here in America is just beginning and yet the implications could be devastating. Migration inland will soon begin as large populations are affected. The World outside America has already been dealing with...
Credit: AlmazUK In 1998 Bangladesh suffered some of its worse floods in a 40 year period, the severity of the flood lead to in excess of 1000 deaths and 30 million Bangladeshis being displaced, the flood was caused...
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