Ireland and Great Britain are the two largest islands among a group of islands off the north-west coast of mainland Europe.
Nuestra Señora de la Asunción, usually called Asunción, is the capital of Paraguay
Ellis Island, Chicago or Milwaukee
The major Nile dams are the Aswan High Dam, the Owen Falls Dam, the Sennar Dam and the Rosires Dam.
The equator is unique in that it has 12 hours of daylight and 12 hours of night every day of the year.
There is an interesting article by demographer Michael Barone that appeared recently in the online version of the Wall Street Journal. He describes in some detail how some cities and states are gaining and losing people.
Conventional Symbols are symbols that are used on maps to represent different features.
Because of the way the earth is tilting when its summer
The "TOP" of the earth is always leaning away from the sun, winter or summer
In addition, the sun's rays hit the equator at a more direct angle that at the Poles.
Vermont. New Hampshire comes close with only 18 miles of coastline.