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In summer, monsoon winds bring heavy rainfall from the sea to the mainland.
The oxygen cycle describes the movement of oxygen within its three main reservoirs.
The phosphorus cycle describes the movement of phosphorus through the lithosphere,...
A glacier is a large body of ice that forms from snow, and is in constant, slow motion.
A geyser is a spring characterised by intermittent discharge of water and steam.
The last Ice Age ended about 13 thousand years ago.
A fjord is a long, narrow inlet with steep sides, created in a valley carved by glacial...
This animation presents some interesting facts in physical geography.
Geothermal power stations convert energy of hot, high-pressure water found in deeper...
Karst formations include dolines and dripstones.
The most important types of local winds are the sea-land breeze, the mountain-valley...
Cyclones are large areas of swirling air with clouds and precipitation being formed inside.
Vertical forces can break up layers of rock into fault blocks, which then move vertically...
Lateral compressive forces cause rocks to form folds. This is how fold mountains are formed.
Water on Earth is in a continuous state of change. The water cycle includes processes...
This animation demonstrates the types of soil found in Hungary.