Antarctica Ice Fact
If Antarctica's ice sheets melted, the worlds oceans would rise by 60 to 65 metres (200 - 210ft) - everywhere.
More Geography Facts
The increased electricity used by modern appliances is causing a shift in the Earth's magnetic field. By the year 2327, the North Pole will be located in mid-Kansas, while the South Pole will be just off the coast of East Africa.
The earliest maps were made by the Babylonians about 2300 B.C.?
The first map to represent the known world was created by Anaximander, a Greek philosopher, in the 6th century B.C.?
The word MAP comes from the Latin word, "mappa", and means napkin, cloth, or sheet?