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Gulf of California

The Gulf of California is located between the Mexican mainland and the Baja California Peninsula. The length of the gulf is about 750 miles and its average width is 95 miles. It is also known as the Sea of Cortez. The entire gulf covers an area of 62,000 square miles. It supports an...

Gulf of California

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park is a part of the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. It is the world’s first international peace park which was formed to celebrate peace and friendship between the United States...

Glacier National Park

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The Alps

The Alps are the highest and the most extensive mountain range system in Europe. It is also the youngest and most densely populated mountain range on the continent being about 65 million years ago. It was formed when the African crustal plate shifted into Europe. This mountain range...

The Alps

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Loktak Lake

Loktak Lake is the world’s only floating freshwater lake. It is located about 53 kilometers from Imphal, India. It is also the largest freshwater lake in northeast India. This

Loktak Lake

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Mauna Loa

Mauna Loa is the world’s largest active volcano. It measures 13,697 feet above sea level and around 3,100 feet below sea level which makes it the biggest volcano on earth. It is a shield volcano covering more...

Mauna Loa

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Mekong River

The Mekong River is the 12th longest river in the world with a length of approximately 2,700 miles. It flows from the Tibetan Plateau which has an altitude of more than 16,000 feet to the Mekong Delta into the South China Sea. The source of this river is Qinghai Province and it...

Mekong River

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North Sea

The North Sea is a part of the Atlantic Ocean. It is located in northern Europe exactly between Norway and 

North Sea

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All about Dettifoss

Dettifoss Waterfall is one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe. It is located in the Jokulsargljufur Canyon which is situated on the Jokulsa a Fjollum river and also the largest in Iceland. It is also the largest

All about Dettifoss

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Matterhorn

The Matterhorn is one of the most recognized peaks that make up the Alps. It straddles two countries, Switzerland and

Matterhorn

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Volga River

The Volga River is the longest river in the Europe with a length of 3,692 kilometers and also the largest in terms of discharge and size of watershed. It is located entirely in

Volga River

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Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is a mysterious looking salt lake which is also known as the Salt Sea. It is one of the most salty lakes with a salt concentration...

Dead Sea

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Gullfoss

Gullfoss is a tiered waterfall located on the Canyon of Hvita River in the southwest corner of Iceland. The total cumulative height of this...

Gullfoss

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Mount Elbrus

Mount Elbrus is an inactive volcano located in the Western Caucasus mountain range. It is the highest mountain in

Mount Elbrus

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Lake Baikal

Lake Baikal is the largest freshwater lake in the world on the basis of its volume. It is located in Southern Siberia, exactly between the Buryat Republic on the southeast and Irkutsk Oblast on the northwest. The lake is...

Lake Baikal

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Death Valley

Death Valley is one of the most breathtaking expanses of nature in the United States. It is situated in eastern California. It is also one of the most extreme environments on

Death Valley

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Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is one of the world’s most dangerous volcanoes. It is located in southern Italy, on the Gulf of Naples. It is the only volcano on...

Mount Vesuvius

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Congo River

The Congo River is known as the most powerful river in Africa with a length of approximately 2,922 miles. It is the main transportation source in Central Africa. It is the deepest river on

Congo River

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Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in the Alps and in Europe, its summit reaching 15,777 feet. The name has been derived from French and it means ‘White Mountain’. It has...

Mont Blanc

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Mount Lhotse

Mount Lhotse is the fourth highest mountain in the world at an elevation of 27,940 feet. It is located about 3 kilometers south of Mount Everest. The summits...

Mount Lhotse

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Yangtze River

The Yangtze River is the longest in Asia and the third longest in the world with a length of 3,915 miles. It flows from the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in China to the...

Yangtze River

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Mount Fuji – Japan

Mount Fuji is one of the most famous mountains in the world and also the highest in Japan with a height of 3,766 meters. It is also the world’s most climbed mountain...

Mount Fuji – Japan

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Mount Olympus

Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece. It is located in the Olympus Range on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia. It measures 7,956 feet above sea level. This mountain is a part of the Olympus massif near the...

Mount Olympus

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Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier is an active volcano located in the southeast of Seattle, Washington. It last erupted in 1894. It is a part of the Cascade Range and also...

Mount Rainier

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Mauna Kea

Mauna Kea is a dormant volcano in the south-central part of the island of Hawaii. It is also the tallest mountain in the Hawaiian chain with an elevation of 4,205 meters above sea level. The peak of this volcano is the...

Mauna Kea

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Challenger Deep

The Challenger Deep is the deepest place in the world’s oceans. It is located at the southern end of the Mariana Trench. Mariana Trench is a crescent-shaped trench in the Western

Challenger Deep

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