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The Crazy Horse Memorial

The Crazy Horse Memorial is located in the Black Hills in South Dakota. The mountain is 27th highest mountain in South Dakota with a height of 6,532 feet. This memorial is still under construction. After completion, it will depict Crazy Horse, a Native American war leader from Oglala...

The Crazy Horse Memorial

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Niagara Falls Waterfalls

Niagara Falls has been a destination for world explorers. They were formed more than 12,000 years ago. They are made up of 3 waterfalls: the American Falls, the Bridal Veil Falls and the Horseshoe Falls. Horseshoe Falls are the biggest and Bridal Veil Falls are the smallest. They are located on...

Niagara Falls Waterfalls

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Space Needle Observation Tower

The Seattle Space Needle is an observation tower and was built in 1962. It is one of the iconic landmarks located in the city of Seattle, Washington. It was created in honour of the World’s fair 1962. The Space Needle’s top, an aircraft warning beacon, reaches 605 feet and the Observation...

Space Needle Observation Tower

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Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge opened on May 24, 1883. It is one of the most famous landmarks of New York and connected Manhattan with Brooklyn for the first time. At that time, Brooklyn was not a part of New York. The total length of this bridge is 5,989 feet, width 85 feet and height above mean water is...

Brooklyn Bridge

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Top 5 Loneliest Places on Earth

Earth is getting smaller day by day and it is getting harder to find a place with no one around. There is almost no place left where human footsteps have not reached. Thankfully there are still places where getting lost...

Top 5 Loneliest Places on Earth

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Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge opened to the public in 1937. A railroad executive laid out plans for a bridge that would span the Golden Gate Strait. Today, the bridge is one of the most internationally recognized symbols of...

Golden Gate Bridge

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The Great Sphinx of Giza

In general, a Sphinx can be defined as a mythological creature that has the body of a lion and the head of a person. In Ancient Egypt, people built sphinx statues...

The Great Sphinx of Giza

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All about Panama Canal

The Panama Canal is an artificial waterway that connects the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean. It is 48 miles long. Originally, this territory was Columbian where the canal is located but now it is Panamian. Vasco...

All about Panama Canal

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The Empire State Building

Empire State building is one of the 7 modern wonders of the world. It is a 103 storey building with a height of 1,250 feet. This height excludes 204 feet long antenna. The construction of Empire State...

The Empire State Building

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All about Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore is also known as the President’s mountain. It is located in the Black Hills of Keystone, South Dakota. President Calvin Coolidge officially dedicated the mountain on August 10, 1927 with a ceremonial drilling. This incredible sculpture has faces of four famous presidents: -

All about Mount Rushmore

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Different Stages of Volcanic Eruption

A volcano can be defined as an opening in Earth’s surface through which magma and different gases rise and then eventually result in an eruption....

Different Stages of Volcanic Eruption

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Types of Lava

Lava can be defined as molten rock erupting from volcanic vents. A large amount of lava stays within the earth known as magma in geological terms. During a volcanic eruption, magma is forced out of the mouth of volcanic vent in the form of molten lava. There are various types of

Types of Lava

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Mountains and Volcanoes

Mountains and Volcanoes are somewhat similar but the major thing that makes them different is their formation. A mountain is formed due to various...

Mountains and Volcanoes

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Impact of Climate in the Midwest

Midwest includes 12 states of North Central United States. This region is home to more than 60 million people.  Midwest is covered by forests,...

Impact of Climate in the Midwest

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States included in the Midwest

Midwest is a region that includes 12 states in the north central United States: - Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Kansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio and Wisconsin. This...

States included in the Midwest

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Different Types of Mountains

A mountain can be defined as a type of landform that is distinguished by a higher elevation. Mountains are taller, higher and steeper than hills. Climate conditions vary on mountains because of their high elevation. There are different...

Different Types of Mountains

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Beam Bridges

A bridge can be defined as a structure which is built to span any physical object like river, road etc. and provide a passage. Common types of bridges are Beam bridges, Suspension Bridges, Cantilever Bridges, Truss Bridges, Arch...

Beam Bridges

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All about lithosphere

The word ‘Lithosphere’ is formed by combining Greek words ‘lithos’ which means rock and ‘sphaira’ which means sphere. Lithosphere can be defined as the solid outer section of our planet, Earth. It includes

All about lithosphere

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Top 10 Strongest Earthquakes In the World

Earthquakes are one of the most destructive natural disasters. They can cause indiscernible amount of damage in a very short span of time. The deadliest earthquakes are not always the strongest one of the record. It depends on...

Top 10 Strongest Earthquakes In the World

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The Strongest Bridge: Akashi Kaikyo

While talking about bridges, how we can forget Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. It is known as the strongest and longest suspension bridge in the world with a length of 12,831 feet. This bridge is also called ‘Pearl Bridge’. Akashi Kaikyo...

The Strongest Bridge: Akashi Kaikyo

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Types of Seasons

There are four types of seasons on earth: - spring, autumn, winter and summer. These seasons are characterized by differences in temperature and the length of daylight. These seasons are found only in the temperate zones....

Types of Seasons

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Gravity Fun Facts

If objects with mass are attracted to each other then the force between them is known as Gravitational force. It keeps all the planets; including earth in our

Gravity Fun Facts

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Classification of Ecosystems

An ecosystem can be defined as a diverse set of species and their habitat and interaction between them. Ecosystems are the basic functional unit in ecology. In other words, a community of living organisms and non-living organic...

Classification of Ecosystems

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The Asteroid Belt

The asteroid belt is located between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter. In this specific region, you will find the vast majority of asteroids....

The Asteroid Belt

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