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Top 10 Largest Deserts in the World

Of the many wonders mother nature offers us, deserts are certainly among the most fascinating phenomenons on our planet. Desert landscapes are defined by areas which experience an extremely low amount of precipitation all-year round. This extreme lack of rain makes life almost impossible, both

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Top 10 Longest Beaches in the World

For many people, beaches are the ultimate place to be during their well deserved holidays. Whether one prefers beaches for long romantic walks in the evening, relaxing tanning hours during a sunny day or just for all sorts of sporting activities, the beach is worldwide

Top 10 Highest Waterfalls in the World

Waterfalls belong to the world’s most spectacular natural wonders. They form whenever a river or, more typically, a stream flows over a vertical drop. The drop usually occurs on the edge of steep mountains, but can also happen on icebergs or ice shelves. The following

10 Deadliest Wildfires in World History

Wildfires are uncontrolled fires that occur in areas of dense combustible vegetation, most commonly in forests. Usually wildfires therefore primarily occur in rural areas and mostly affect the wild animals living there. However, once in a while a wildfire will spread to human populated areas

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Top 10 Oldest Living Trees in the World

No other living things on Earth grow as old as trees. Tree colonies can live up to around astounding 80,000 years. While individual trees don’t live that long, they, too, can survive astonishing thousands of years. Even in our day and age, where human involvement