One fun fact about the world is that there is enough molten gold at the core of Earth to coat the land at the surface with a knee-deep layer of the precious metal. Another interesting fact is that the continents are gros... More »

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Canada is home to the longest coastline in the world, boasts the oldest rocks on Earth and has one of the largest impact craters. Canada consists of nearly 151,000 miles of coastline, made up largely by the country's 52,... More »

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Antoine Zerega, a Frenchman, opened the first American pasta factory in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1848, which was only powered by one horse. To dry the strands of spaghetti, he would place them on his roof under the sun. Another... More »

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One fun fact about Russia is that, while it is the largest country in the world in terms of land area, it only ranks as the ninth-largest country in the world in terms of population, as of 2015 Russia places as the world... More »

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One interesting fact about Earth is its status as the fifth planet in terms of size but the densest of all. It also ranks as the largest of the terrestrial planets in the solar system and the only one on which water exis... More »

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One interesting Earth fact that kids should know is that Earth is the only planet with an atmosphere that contains 21 percent oxygen. It is also the only planet known to contain life. The Earth is the third planet from t... More »

Earth is the only planet that has liquid water on its surface, it is 93 million miles from the sun, and the Atlantic Ocean is the saltiest of the oceans. Earth is a unique planet in the solar system. More »

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