The name of the island of Santorini comes from the thirteenth century from the character of St. Irene.
They are being mistaken for sharks.
They are very alert and perceptive animals, when they find themselves in an emergency they hide in thickets, where it is difficult to spot them due to their masking color.
The Gobi is a cold desert.
Typical goblin shark measures 3 to 4 meters in length.
Ceremonies at the Tomb of Unknown Soldier take place every year in November.
Limulus is a genus of horseshoe crab, with one extant species, the Atlantic horseshoe crab (Limulus polyphemus). Limulus first appeared on earth about 425 million years ago during the Silurian period.
The western peak is higher and has 5642 m a.s.l. and eastern 5621 m a.s.l.
The temple has been rediscovered in 1869 thanks to John Turtle Wood.
90% of Australians live on the coast.
Germany was the first country to implement daylight saving time (DST, summertime).
One-third of Germany is covered in forests.
The oil extracted from the seeds is used in cosmetics industry, mainly in the production of moisturizing creams.
Fidel Castro - the symbol of Cuba - died on November 26, 2016.
After a year of apprenticeship in a painter's studio, he moved to the studio of the sculptor Bertoldo di Giovanni.
Avocado trees grow up to 20 – 24 meters high.
The world’s highest cathedral is located in Ulm.
It is supplied with water by an aqueduct built in 19 BC.
For 20 years, there were no dustbins on the streets of London.
Isabella I of Castile allowed Columbus to organize an expedition to sail under the flag of the Spanish crown.
The last week of September in Munich is the world’s most famous beer festival – Oktoberfest.