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...
Kettle lakes are one of the most amazing and bizarre features of a glaciated landscape. Imagine what it looked like when the land was frozen. More amazing still is how geographers worked it out.
Some interesting facts about one of the world's most famous rivers
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...
The world’s longest river is the Nile. At 6650 kilometres long, it’s no doubt the longest river in the world. All through the earliest civilisation of man, the Nile River has been entirely the source of...
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...
A hub featuring some great and interesting facts about the Victoria Falls in Zambia
China is a vast and complex country. This hub looks at the major river systems in order to better understand the country and its geography.
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...
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...
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