While puffins are not yet on the endangered species list, their numbers are rapidly falling. Conservationists are working to find solutions.
Learn more about the different types of ecosystems and how they are classified.
Tsunamis are mainly caused by earthquakes but one of the less common causes is also volcanoes, which can either be on land or underwater. When they erupt, large amounts of water are displaced and a tsunami is formed.
Mountains are beautiful creation of nature. Most of the highest mountains are situated in the famous and mighty Himalayan range. Along side Himalayas, is the Karakoram range and other ranges having many peaks rising up...
What is an ecosystem? Read on to learn about different types of ecosystems: terrestrial, aquatic, natural, and artificial, with examples and detailed illustrations.
How energy is transferred in an ecosystem. The transfer of energy in an ecosystem is complex. In ecology energy transfer is a very important concept in an ecosystem
million of years ago, the first cells or protocells were creating complex entities that would pave the way for our dinosaurs and mammoths. the atmosphere had reached its current nitrogen/oxygen balance, cool enough to...
The biggest tsunami ever was caused by an enormous 8.3 magnitude earthquake in Alaska on July 9, 1958. A landslide of rock fell into a lake and caused a wave bigger than the Empire State Building. Read more...
Movements of the Earth, revolution, and rotation. The earth has two motions, the rotation and the revolution. The earth revolves around the sun and also rotates on its own axis.
Working on a project? Looking for a beautiful and distinctive baby name? This alphabetical list of flower names will make it easy to search for names you know (to check spelling) or to find new ones.