Category - Geography

Geography is the science that studies place, and the connections between people and their environment. It attempts to understand where things are found, why they are there, and how they develop over time.

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How to Survive a Tsunami

Introduction When someone hears the word tsunami, the first thing that comes to their mind is a towering wall of water cruising over the ocean’s surface at an incredible rate. Tsunamis are a series of powerful ocean...

Volcanoes – Hazards and Impacts

Most of us have an impression that volcanoes are conical mountains with a crater at the top. While that is not wrong, it only reflects one of the many types of volcanoes we have on Earth. Nobody really knows how many...

Tsunamis – Causes and Impacts

Most of us are familiar with tsunamis, especially those of us who live in earthquake-prone coastal areas. As we know, most earthquakes occur along the Ring of Fire – countries along the edges of the Pacific Ocean. Since...

Geography of Northern Europe

Northern Europe – an area that boasts both modern, sophisticated cities and a wide array of historical heritage left behind by the Norse. When we think about Northern Europe, we often think about the Northern Lights...

Earthquakes – Hazards and Impacts

Throughout human history, earthquakes have taken the lives of millions. For some of us, earthquakes are regular occurrences, whereas, for others, they may have never experienced an earthquake in their lives. It all...

Erosion – Types and Factors

Erosion is the removal and transportation of the earth’s surface material such as broken soil, rocks, and debris by water, wind, and ice. Natural elements like water, glacier, and wind wear out the earth’s...

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Geography of Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia – the third most populous geographical region in Asia after South Asia and East Asia. This region is culturally and ethnically diverse, with different ethnic groups speaking hundreds of different...

Geography of East Asia

East Asia – the region with perhaps one of the richest histories and cultures of the world. It is often the place where non-Asians usually think of when “Asia” is mentioned, much to the ire of Asians. So...

Floods – Types and Causes

In the last few decades, there has been an increase in the number of floods across the In the last few decades, there has been an increase in floods across the globe. This is mainly due to climate change, but many other...

World’s Highest Mountains

Mountains are beautiful views to stare at. They are some of the best places to spend time and create beautiful memories. When you’re in the mountains, you get to try different exciting activities, feel closer to...