Geography of Africa
Africa is a continent comprising 62 political territories, representing the largest of the great southward projections from the main mass of Earth's surface. Within its regular outline, it comprises a...
Geography of Africa - Wikipedia
What If We Terraformed The Sahara Desert?
Why don’t we transform the Sahara desert into a lush rainforest?
5 Amazing Finds Beneath the Sands of the Sahara
The Sahara desert is by far the largest hot desert in the world. It outshines all other hot deserts by a considerable amount and has a rich and surprising history beneath its sandy depths. And signs o...
What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
DNA reveals history of buried slaves
Slaves buried in the Caribbean came from different African groups
Remarkable Photographs of Sahara
For me, the Sahara is definitely one of the most magical places in our planet. It's almost a continent of sand and a harsh life. Maybe a little example of how it would be to live in Mars.
Sahara
READ FIRST: I do not intend on breaking any copyright rules. I have credited Ennio Morricone for his composing of the music used in this video, The Desert,...
What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
Afro-Eurasia
Afro-Eurasia, known in antiquity as the Ecumene and most commonly known since the Age of Exploration as the Old World, is the largest landmass on Earth, primarily in the Northern and Eastern Hemi...
Afro-Eurasia - Wikipedia
Arabian Plate
The Arabian Plate is one of three tectonic plates (the African, Arabian and Indian crustal plates) which have been moving northward over millions of years and colliding with the Eurasian Plate. This i...
Arabian Plate - Wikipedia
West Saharan montane xeric woodlands
The West Saharan montane xeric woodlands is an ecoregion that extends across several highland regions in the Sahara. Surrounded at lower elevations by the largely barren Sahara, the West Saharan monta...
West Saharan montane xeric woodlands - Wikipedia
East African Plateau
East African Plateau is a huge plateau in the eastern part of central Africa. Its elevation is mostly between 1000 and 1500 metres. It is subdivided into a number of zones running north and south and ...
Witels
The Witels is a remote stream of the mountainous Boland of South Africa and flows through rugged sandstone ranges some 60 km east of Cape Town. Access is quite difficult in summer and for practic...
Forest zone
In West Africa, the forest zone refers to the southern part of the region once covered by tropical rainforest. Sometimes this region is referred to as Guinea to distinguish it from the grassland-cover...