Interesting facts about the Canadian Rockies

The Canadian Rockies or Canadian Rocky Mountains is segment of the Rocky Mountains. The range comprise both the Alberta Rockies and the B.C. Rockies in the Canadian segment of the North American Rocky Mountains. The range is situated between the Interior Plains of Alberta and northeastern British Columbia on the east to the Rocky Mountain … Read more

Interesting facts about the Atacama Desert

The Atacama Desert is a desert in South America. According to estimates, it occupies about 105,000 square kilometers (41,000 sqare miles). The Atacama Desert stretches the northern third of Chile and straddles the southern border of Peru. It covers a 1,600 kilometers (990 miles) strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of the Andes Mountains. Most … Read more

Interesting facts about the Bering Sea

The Bering Sea is a marginal sea of the Northern Pacific Ocean. It forms, along with the Bering Strait, the divide between the continents of Asia and North America. To the north the Bering Sea connects with the Arctic Ocean through the Bering Strait, at the narrowest point of which the two continents are about … Read more

Interesting facts about the Teton Range

The Teton Range is a mountain range of the Rocky Mountains in North America. It is situated in the western United States, extending southward for 64 km (40 miles) across northwestern Wyoming, from the southern boundary of Yellowstone National Park to Teton Pass, just west of Jackson. Some foothills reach into southeastern Idaho. Grand Teton, … Read more

Interesting facts about the Arabian Desert

The Arabian Desert is a vast desert in Western Asia. It occupies almost the entire Arabian Peninsula, blanketing the area in sandy terrain and seasonal winds. The Arabian Desert is the 4th largest desert in the world, the 2nd largest hot or sand desert in the world (only second to the Sahara Desert), and the largest desert in Asia. … Read more