The Safest Countries in the World | Comparison 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #World #Safest #countries A composite index measuring the peacefulness of countries made up of 23 quantitative and qualitative indicators each weighted on a scale of 1-5. The lower the score the more peaceful the country. Sources: https://www.visionofhumanity.org/maps/#/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Peace_Index You may like to watch: World Ranking of Countries by their Average IQ –…

The Insane Logistics of Shutting Down the Cruise Industry 0 (0)

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Countries with the Average Income Per Year [ The first 50 Countries compared ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #income #comparison #countries Disclaimer: These figures may not be up to date Official data is published by several organizations like World Bank, International Monetary Fund, or the OECD on a regular basis. Unfortunately, there are no standardized procedures to adjust inflation, currency fluctuations, or real purchase power. That’s why each institution has…

China’s COVID Vaccine Problem 0 (0)

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World Ranking of Countries by their Average IQ – [ First 50 compared ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #IQ #countries #comparison Disclaimer: This is based on a research paper from "IQ and the Wealth of Nations" (Richard Lynn, Tatu Vanhanen, M. Stuart, 2002) and may be outdated. These results are controversial and have caused much debate, they must be interpreted with extreme caution. Main sources: https://brainstats.com/average-iq-by-country.html?fbclid=IwAR01gTrGjf1mJz_GS_NsZrPw2_034aWZMbSGOB6ZCSiXK_U7luTisHDtAOs https://new-iq-test.com/iq-by-country/ Image credits: https://pixabay.com/…

The UK’s Failed Experiment in Rail Privatization 0 (0)

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The Largest Empires in History – [ Comparison ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Empires #comparison Subscribe for more content! These are the biggest empires ever ranked by the percentage area of the world they controlled. Main source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_largest_empires All images are taken from Google Images for educational purposes only. You may like to watch: 50 Most Powerful Passports of 2021 – Comparison – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQbi58081Qs

How to Start an Airline 0 (0)

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The Geography of Vegetables 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. The stunning conclusion to everyone’s favorite geography series. Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Support me on Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro http://www.virgil.org/appendix/moretum.htm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_valuable_crops_and_livestock_products https://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/124110.pdf https://www.lib.umn.edu/bell/tradeproducts/rhubarb#:~:text=Rhubarb%20is%20native%20to%20central,and%20Romans%20in%20ancient%20times. https://highaltituderhubarb.com/history-of-rhubarb/ http://www.carrotmuseum.co.uk/history.html https://academic.oup.com/biolinnean/article-abstract/18/1/35/2666243?redirectedFrom=fulltext https://laidbackgardener.blog/2017/08/14/the-fascinating-history-of-orange-cauliflower/ https://specialtyproduce.com/produce/Purple_Cauliflower_1122.php https://www.nap.edu/read/11763/chapter/2 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_valuable_crops_and_livestock_products https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0062707 https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-41376-7_5 https://arstechnica.com/science/2013/01/polynesians-reached-south-america-picked-up-sweet-potatoes-went-home/ http://www.sci-news.com/genetics/ancient-polynesians-native-americans-contact-long-before-europeans-08634.html https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/29/how-perus-potato-museum-could-stave-off-world-food-crisis

The Electric Vehicle Charging Problem 0 (0)

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10 Most BEAUTIFUL Fairy Tale Places on Earth! 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #places #touristdestinations Check out the 10 Most Beautiful Fairy Tale Places on Earth. From magical places used in Disney movies to some of the most beautiful locations in the World. 1. The Blue City of Chefchaouen, Morocco 2. Son Doong Cave, Vietnam 3. Tunnel of Love, Ukraine 4. Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany 5.…

Top 5 Tallest Buildings on Every Continent 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #skyscrapers #sizecomparison #continent Asia 1. Burj Khalifa Dubai, UAE 2. Shanghai Tower Shanghai, China 3. Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel Mecca, Saudi Arabia 4. Goldin Finance 117 Tianjin, China 5. Ping An Finance Center Shenzhen, China North America 1. One World Trade Center New York City, U.S.541m / 1,776ft 104 2. Central…

Mysterious Ancient Statues of Columbia – [ San Agustin Archaeological Park ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #SanAgustin #archaeology #Colombia The world’s largest necropolis, filled with gods, animals, and heroes, rests in the southwestern Andes of Colombia The largest collection of religious monuments and megalithic sculptures in South America can be found at the San Agustín Archaeological Park. San Agustín is located about 249 miles (400 kilometers ) to…

How Air Ambulances (Don’t) Work 0 (0)

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Top 10 Weirdest Buildings in the World 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #weirdest #buildings #World Buildings are enduring symbols of art and creativity. From the Colosseum to the Great Wall of China, great buildings usually have a huge impact on people. Looking at the present, between all the skyscrapers, houses and mansions there are a lot of hidden gems that can surprise you. In…

What Are The 7 Realms of Biogeography? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. If "continents" ever left you wanting more, let’s try something different and see if we can define and divide the Earth’s landmasses based solely on their native plants and animals. Special thanks to Christopher Scotese for all his help with the paleogeographic component of the video! Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Support…

How Amazon’s Super-Complex Shipping System Works 0 (0)

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Mysterious Hanging Pillar of Lepakshi Temple 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Lepakshi #Hangingpillar #temple Lepakshi is culturally and archaeologically significant as it is the location of shrines dedicated to Shiva, Vishnu and Veerabhadra. The outer portion of the temple has a massive Dance Hall with 70 stone pillars supporting the roof. One corner pillar is the famous ‘hanging pillar’ that does not touch…

The News You Missed in 2020, From Every Country in the World (Part 2) 0 (0)

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The News You Missed in 2020, From Every Country in the World (Part 1) 0 (0)

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Bronze age megaliths found in Mongolia – [ Deer stones ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Deerstones #megalith #ancient They are ancient megaliths carved with symbols found largely in Siberia and Mongolia. The name comes from their carved depictions of flying deer. There are many theories as to the reasons behind their existence and the people who made them. Main sources: https://whc.unesco.org/en/tentativelists/5953/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deer_stone http://factsanddetails.com/asian/cat65/sub422/entry-5238.html

What is the Blue Revolution? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. No politics I promise. Today we face the daunting challenge of feeding nearly 8 billion people, and that number will grow to at least 11 billion by 2100. With already half of all the habitable land on Earth dedicated to agriculture, we’re starting to run out of options. Could the Blue Revolution…

How China Broke the World’s Recycling 0 (0)

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The largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland – [ Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Carrowmore #megalith #Ireland With up to 60 megalithic monuments recorded by archaeologists, Carrowmore (meaning ‘Great Quarter’) Megalithic Cemetery is the largest of its kind in Ireland and regarded to be amongst the oldest in Europe. Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery is a prehistoric site located not far from the county town of Sligo in…

The tallest buildings in all European countries [ 2020 ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #skyscrapers #sizecomparison #Europe The following is a list of the tallest buildings in Europe by country listing only the tallest building in each country. Now Europe includes 51 independent states. For decades, only a few major cities, such as Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris, Warsaw contained skyscrapers. In recent years, however, construction…

How Much Would it Cost to Build famous landmarks today? 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #wondersoftheworld #landmarks #BigBen From Big Ben to the pyramids. This video shows what it would cost to build the world’s most famous landmarks in today’s money. Main Sources: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3117034/From-200-000-Big-Ben-1-BILLION-pyramids-cost-build-world-s-famous-landmarks-today-s-money.html https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/the-modern-cost-of-iconic-landmarks/#.VXhwmNNViko https://www.opodo.co.uk/blog/the-worlds-most-valuable-monuments/

Why Long-Haul Low-Cost Airlines Always Go Bankrupt 0 (0)

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The most isolated island on Earth – [ Bouvet Island ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Bouvetisland #mystery #Norway Bouvet Island is one of the most mysterious islands in the world. It is located in the South Atlantic Ocean: 1600 miles away from South Africa and 1100 miles from Antarctica. Main sources: https://medium.com/@rajkumarrr/the-bouvet-island-lifeboat-7b685aeb170a https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/bouvet-island https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bouvet_Island

Pre-Inca megalithic stone walls of Peru – [ Sacsahuaman ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Sacsahuaman #megaliths #Cusco The Sacsayhuaman (also Saksaywaman or Saqsawaman, meaning ‘Royal Eagle’) fortress-temple complex lies at the northern edge of the former Inca capital Cuzco. Main sources: https://www.journeymachupicchu.com/sacsayhuaman-ruins-peru/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacsayhuam%C3%A1n https://www.ancient-origins.net/ancient-places-americas/unravelling-mystery-behind-megalithic-stone-walls-saksaywaman-001470