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100 Facts From Around the World

100 Facts From Around the World

July 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here are 100 interesting facts from across the globe to mark the exciting delivery of Etihad Airways’ 100th aircraft – a new Airbus A321-231.

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

July 11, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here is an infographic created by the folks at Power Tool World that provides some very interesting details about the Earth’s core that you maybe you haven’t learned yet so far.

Our Weird Planet According to Google

Our Weird Planet According to Google

March 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

When Google Earth first came onto the scene, users had mixed feelings regarding its detailed nature. Once googlers got used to the software, they started exploring, and came across an amazing array of incredible sights. Great Business Schools has created an infographic highlighting some of the most incredible sights Google Earth users have found, along with the incredible efforts that go into making Google Earth a success.

Earth Day

Earth Day

April 23, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

It’s that time of year again — time to give our dear home, Mother Earth, some love. It’s sad that many people only recognize our world and the state it is in once a year. Want to know more about the place we call home? Check out this infographic from eReplacementParts.com for facts, history and scary statistics.

50 Unbelievable Facts About Earth

50 Unbelievable Facts About Earth

April 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

You may have lived on Earth all your life, but how much do you really know about it? Did you know that Earth is the only planet in the Solar System with plate tectonics, or that the continents move 2cm every year? For more fascinating facts check out this infographic by Giraffe Childcare.

Solar System – The Sun and 8 Planets

Solar System – The Sun and 8 Planets

October 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Our solar system is located within the Milky Way – the galaxy that contains more than 200 billion stars. The Sun and 8 planets of the solar system were formed about 4.6 billion years ago. This infographic from Stedas dizajn shows whole solar system as well as planets’ physical characteristics and their position inside the system. Additionally it contains some interesting “Did you know” facts.

All About Rare Earth Metals

All About Rare Earth Metals

June 27, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Rare Earth Metals are a geopolitical issue, which causes issues not only for companies, but also entire countries. Rare Earth metals get mostly harvested in China, which controls more than 90% of the market. Japan, Europe and the US have a high demand in these metals for their car, cell phone production.

From One Earth Day To the Next

From One Earth Day To the Next

April 23, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Things are always in motion on Earth. Life is never static as we are constantly inhaling and exhaling, producing and consuming, enjoying and reflecting, and birthing and dying. This infographic, published by our friends at Best of the Web, reveals some interesting occurrences in a day on the Earth and how what happens impacts every single one of its inhabitants.

5 End-of-the-World Predictions Debunked

5 End-of-the-World Predictions Debunked

April 5, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Why is it that people are utterly obsessed with the end of the world? There are documented cases of people claiming to know the date the world would end, dating back to 992 A.D. Until it was proven by Christopher Columbus in 1492, many people refused to believe that Earth is round, yet they believed other humans could predict the date the world would end.

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

February 29, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Forget a trip around the world in 80 days, Rather, take a journey to the depths of the Earth’s core with Prof. Otto Lidenbrock in Jules Verne’s classic science-fiction novel “Journey to the Centre of the Earth” in this infographic discovered at Voyages Jules Verne.

The End of the World!

The End of the World!

February 2, 2012 | By | 2 Comments

When will the world end? An age-old question for sure, one of which many do not like to think about. For those who do, some great (and not-so-great) thinkers have made predictions throughout human history. This infographic includes some of the most famous End of the World prediction fails from the past, and a few valid ones from scientists that we are still waiting for the conclusion of.

Population of Planet Earth Hits 7 Billion

Population of Planet Earth Hits 7 Billion

December 2, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Earth’s population has hit an all time high topping out at 7 billion people. This has caused several important changes that can affect climate, social media, business and growth. This Infographic reveals some interesting statistics.