The harm and the benefit of aloe
Aloe - a family of succulent plants, numbering more than 500 species. Of course, far from all of them have medicinal properties. However, some species, common in the Russian-speaking countries,…

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Belladonna, or Beauty
Belladonna is a poisonous plant used in the Middle Ages for cosmetic purposes. Due to what else its name appeared - Krasavka. And because of its influence on people, it…

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WWF - World Wildlife Fund
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is one of the largest independent international public organizations engaged in the conservation and restoration of the environment. Its main goal is to maintain the…

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Land and relief of the planet

  • Sushi is called the part of the surface of the planet that is not covered by oceans, seas, lakes, rivers and other water objects. And its share accounts for less than one third of the Earth’s surface. More specifically, the order of 29.2%. And all this territory is divided between different natural zones.Forests occupy most of the land (about 27%), although everything may change in the near future as the felling of the forest does not stop. Another 21% of the land is allocated under pasture (grassland for cattle grazing). Almost all the remaining part of the land in about equal proportions (9-11%) is divided between the deserts, arachnids and glaciers. Continue reading

The importance of swamps in nature

The swamp is a part of the earth’s surface, which has excess moisture, high acidity and low soil fertility, which is the consequence of raising the ground water to the surface, which, however, does not form a constant layer of water. The word itself means “dirt”. This is true, because the swamps represent a mixture of soil, water, and semi-decomposable organic matter (mainly of vegetable origin) that are on the surface. Characteristic smell arises precisely because of them. Over time, these substances, incidentally, turn into a useful resource – peat. Continue reading

The significance of ecology in our world
Ecology is called science studying the interaction of living organisms among themselves, as well as with the surrounding world. This is necessary in order to minimize the harm done by…

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Frogs and their significance
Frogs are a group of very common animals, in which you can include, as well as all non-tailing amphibians, and only representatives of the real Frog family. Usually, under the…

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