Which Sports Countries are Good at 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. This video calculates the top sporting nations. It attempts to implement a statistical rigour with countries ranked for women and men separately on each of the 55 biggest global sports, as defined by daily media coverage in major countries. Source: http://www.biggestglobalsports.com/top-sporting-nations/4587465102?fbclid=IwAR23yOun37LxxkiKmmWRAo2RcT__r5quTZliU-mBlIultR8HaVadCzzN8jk Subscribe for more!

Iconic World Flags and What They Mean 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting (and symbolic) flags from countries around the world and learn a little bit more about the history behind them. Sources: https://www.dictionary.com/e/s/fun-with-flags/?fbclid=IwAR1yHK5f4PPLFWRY7jZD2DLtD38WWyutG0dOCCLaoPWaqXVSEO_2lCB0SUc#ode-to-the-flag https://www.visualcapitalist.com/24-iconic-world-flags-and-what-they-mean/?fbclid=IwAR37PjjycVUQnQPPAjToCGB2sSH764MjnXXFHT4L85gdC1QM99EXM_8pEzk Subscribe for more!

Incredible Hanging Monasteries in Greece | Meteora 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #Meteora #Greece #ancient The monasteries at Meteora are located atop massive stone pillars. According to one legend, these rocks were dropped from heaven, as they seem to have risen from nowhere. Although nature has had a hand in Meteora for tens of millions of years, human interference has been relatively recent. It…

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 –…

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…

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 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

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…

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…

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…

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

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/

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

Deadly Mystery of the ‘Lake Michigan Triangle’ 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #LakeMichigan #mystery #LakeMichiganTriangle We’ve all heard the stories of sailors, pilots, and boaters who have survived the strange phenomenon that occurs while in the Bermuda Triangle. What most people may not know is that Michigan has its own Triangle located on Lake Michigan. The mystery began in 1891, when a schooner named…

The largest cave on Earth – [ Hang Son Doong, Vietnam ] 0 (0)

From Geography lovers. #HangSonDoong #Cave #Vietnam The Hang Son Doong Cave in Vietnam is the largest cave in the world and is believed to be at least two to five million years old. It lies on the border of Laos and Vietnam. Main sources: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/articles/explore-hang-son-doong-in-vietnam https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/travel/destinations/hang-son-doong-cave/photostory/69197354.cms?picid=69197440 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hang_S%C6%A1n_%C4%90o%C3%B2ng