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It's not easy to find an accurate high-definition world map with countries, but we've got you covered. Explore our carefully curated atlas.
Earthquakes are the deadliest and most damaging natural disasters in the world. But why do they happen, and what caused the planet to shake violently?
A seismic wave is an energy wave that travels through the Earth's layers.
Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses, consisting of a core of genetic material surrounded by an envelope of proteins spikes, which gives it the appearance of a crown.
A study revealed that one-third of the world's sandy beaches could disappear by 2050, and almost half of them could be extinct by the end of the century.
Knowing what you may and may not recycle isn't easy.
  • Sharks are one of the world's mightiest predators and a force to be reckoned with in the ocean. Here's why most humans have galeophobia.
  • Red oceans might sound interesting, but red tides are not necessarily a good indicator of healthy waters. Here's what you need to know about the devastating phenomenon.