Both state and national parks are protected lands meant to preserve their beauty, historic significance, and recreational potential. While not every state in the nation has a national park, they all have many state parks to explore and enjoy. What percentage of your state is covered in state and national parks? Find out in the following infographic.
Bamboo is not just about cute pandas eating its shoots. It has become an excellent fabric choice for manufacturers. The popularity of this material is on its rise as an eco-friendly alternative to cotton with many benefits. In the following infographic, Bamboo Detective looks at how bamboo fabric is made.
Did you know that writing can immortalize you, the writer? Well, at least, that’s what some of history’s greatest writers say. Even good old Benjamin Franklin said that, if you’d rather not be forgotten, then make sure to write something worthwhile, so that you’ll live forever through the minds and hearts of people who read your work. In the following infographic, discover what writers such as Shakespeare, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and more, have to say about the myriad benefits of writing.
In the construction industry, workers experience a high rate of workplace injuries and fatalities which is why construction safety is so important. For safe construction practices, it is important to review safety precautions for each construction division. Here is an infographic that will help you to educate yourself on proper construction safety protocol.
In the Chinese astrology, each year is represented by an animal. 2020 is the year of the Metal Rat, which is predicted to be a lucky year. The rat has also been celebrated in 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008. The Rat has the first position in the zodiac. The Rat is a representation of diligence, kindness, and generosity. Learn more about the year of the Metal Rat in this infographic.
Bullets come in many shapes and sizes, and specific bullets are available depending on their intended usage. For example, Full-Metal-Jacket (FMJ) bullets are typically used for practice shooting or training while Softpoint bullets are used for hunting purposes. Diamond K Brass has put together the following visual guide for choosing a type of bullet.
Undas only comes once every year and people find this opportunity to honor their beloved who departed from life. While it might be inevitable to steer clear from hours of travel and crowded cemeteries, being extra prepared and cautious makes a difference with how you will celebrate All Soul’s Day. To keep you safe and ready, remember these 20 tips for a stress-free Undas this year.
From buildings to landscaping, architecture is present almost everywhere you look. Architecture is important because it creates unique plans for a specific space, adds safety to a structure, and saves money by providing accuracy and leaving out the guesswork. Take time to learn about how important architecture is to society and concepts used in the industry, with the help of this infographic.
Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy food, family and friends. Canada and The United States celebrate this holiday and give thanks, but there are some big differences in the way the neighboring countries commemorate their special day. Here is an interesting infographic that shows the difference between Canadian and American thanksgiving celebrations.
Earthquakes are all too common across the globe, causing countless destruction and loss of life. This requires the construction of earthquake-proof buildings that can safeguard human life. In this infographic, Viking Steel Structures describes the list of components and best practices that are currently being used to make earthquake-resistant buildings.