#Geography

.Meghalaya, India
One of India's most interesting geographical features is its varying rainfall patterns across the country. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • Mawsymram in Meghalaya records the highest rainfall in India
  • It is closely followed by Cherrapunji, also located in Meghalaya's Khasi Hills
  • The Western Ghats, too, hold a few areas dominated by heavy rainfall

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
By the end of the century average temperatures in the Arctic are expected to rise by between 3.3 degrees celsius. (Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Chances of ice disappearing in summer are 10 times greater if Earth's temperature rises by 2 degrees Celsius
  • The alarming data is part of a report by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme
  • In 48 years, the Arctic's average annual temperature rose by 3.1 degrees celsius

.Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Here is an image of aquifers lying underground (Photo credit: nationalgeographic.org)

The groundwater when collects between the layers of hard rocks is called 'acquifer'. An aquifer is a layer of water-bearing in an the underground level made of permeable rock, or what is called ...

.Almaty, Kazakhstan
The ice volcano was formed over an underground stream. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The underground stream is located in Kazakhstan's Almaty region between the villages of Kegan and Shrganak
  • It spilled water and froze instantly
  • A number of ice volcanoes came up at USA's Lake Michigan, last year