Geographical Facts

    Geographical Facts

    There are 51 Geographical Facts!

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    The water of the Antarctica is so cold that nothing can rot there.
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    2
    An earthquake on Dec. 16, 1811 caused parts of the Mississippi River to flow backwards.
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    3
    The Amazon rainforest produces more than 20% the world's oxygen supply.
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    4
    If Antarctica's ice sheets melted, the worlds oceans would rise by 60 to 65 metres (200 - 210ft) - everywhere
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    5
    The warmest temperature ever recorded on Antarctica was 3 degrees F.
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    6
    If Manhattan had the same population density as Alaska, there would only be 15 people living there.
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    7
    The North Atlantic gets 2.5 centimetres (1in) wider every year.
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