Northern Mariana Islands is only the country where death rate (2.29/1000) is lowest in the world.
The death of one 70-year old tree would return over three tons of carbon to the atmosphere.
During a hurricane, 90% of the people who die end up dying from drowning.
The trunk of a tree is the tree's stem.
Certain kinds of insects can live as long as a year after having their head severed. What's more, the insects can still react to stimuli, such as light and temperature.
Although Mount Everest is often called the tallest mountain on Earth, Mauna Kea, an inactive volcano on the island of Hawaii, is actually taller. Only 13,796 feet of Mauna Kea stands above sea level, yet it is 33,465 feet tall if measured from the ocean floor to its summit
The inside of a tree is made of phloem, cambium, and xylem.
At any given time, on average there are about 1800 thunderstorms occurring on earth with 100 lightning strikes per second.
The bright orange color of carrots tell you they are an excellent source of Vitamin A which is important for good eyesight, especially at night. Vitamin A helps your body fight infection, and keeps your skin and hair healthy.
The water that falls on a single acre of land during one inch of rainfall, it would weigh 113 tons that is 226,000 pounds.