50 States of the USA. These are the 50 states of the United States of America, making the 327 million population and US$19 trillion GDP of the USA.
States with Highest Water Area Percentages.
Michigan (41.54% of land area are water bodies). The key reason why the state of Michigan has such high water area percentage is that it is flanked by two Great Lakes - Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. The name, Michigan, originates from the Ojibwe word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake". Michigan also has 64,980 inland lakes and ponds. A person in the state is never more than six miles (9.7 km) from a natural water source or more than 85 miles (137 km) from a Great Lakes shoreline.
Hawaii (41.25% of land area are water bodies). Hawaii is the only U.S. state located in Oceania, the only U.S. state located outside North America, and the only state completely surrounded by water and that is entirely an archipelago.
Rhode Island (33% of land area are water bodies).Rhode Island's official nickname is "The Ocean State", a reference to the large bays and inlets that carve into the state's land area.
The Burj Khalifa of Dubai is the tallest building in the world at 828m. It also has the most number of floors in the world at 163 floors, 25% more than the second-placed Shanghai Tower. The Burj Khalifa also holds the title of the building with the highest nightclub (at the 144th floor) and highest restaurant - the At.mosphere restaurant (at the 122nd floor). The entire tower houses a functional mix of residential, hotel and office suites through out the 163 floors (see image below).
(upcoming) Jeddah Tower. The Burj Khalifa is likely to hold on to this crown until the Jeddah Tower is completed in 2021. The Jeddah Tower is expected to be at least 1,000m tall and may have more than 200 floors.
At second, the Shanghai Tower is a 128-story skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai. The Shanghai Tower also has the world's highest observation deck (higher than that of Burj Khalifa), overlooking the panoramic view of the iconic Shanghai Bund. To reach these 128 floors, the Shanghai Tower comes equipped with the world's fastest elevators that move at a top speed of 20.5 metres per second (74km/h, 46mph).
At third, is the Lotte World Tower - the tallest building in South Korea with 123 floors. Within its 123 floors, the Lotte World Tower houses the Lotte Hotel which occupies the 76th to the 101th floor.
A useful guide for travellers: Today, about 70% of the world's countries and territories implement right-hand traffic (RHT) while the remaining use left-hand traffic (LHT), accounting for about a sixth of the world's area, 35% of its population and 25% of its roads.
Left-hand traffic (LHT) is the practice of keeping to the left side of the road, in bidirectional traffic. In LHT, vehicles keep left and the cars are right-hand drive (RHD) with the steering wheel on the right-hand side of the car.
Click on the link below for the list of countries with right-hand traffic.
Stormbound Fan Manga Chapter 06 - Sir Edrik and his Elite Knights
Written and illustrated based on the popular CCG game Stormbound: Kingdom Wars developed by Paladin Studios.
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These are our July babies , thanks to the information provided from the various websites (see our attribution sources).
1990 - 2016 Middle East: This table depicts for the (often declining) size of forest areas from 1990 - 2016 for countries in Middle East.
Forest area (% of land area) - Forest area is defined, according to World Bank, as land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 meters in situ, whether productive or not, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems (for example, in fruit plantations and agroforestry systems) and trees in urban parks and gardens.
Stormbound Fan Manga Chapter 03 - The Constructs' Secret:
The Constructs' leadership survives the sudden attack and General Deg re-organizes his forces to recover, defend and gather intelligence about the attack.
Started in 1947, the Hannover Messegelande has been extensively rebuilt to be the largest exhibition centers in the world, offering close to 496,000 m² (5.3 million sq.ft.) of covered indoor space. Today, it is home to some of the largest events in the world and Europe - CeBIT and Hannover Messe.
At second spot and also from Germany, is another gigantic exhibition venue, Frankfurt Main Messegelande which offers 367,000 m² of indoor space. In 2017, Frankfurt Main Messegelande set a new record for hosting about 95,000 exhibitors and 4.3 million visitors .
Third largest in Europe is Fiera Milano of Milan, Italy. Fiera Milano offers 345,000 m² of indoor space and hosts about seventy shows (of which about one third directly organized) and 30,000 exhibitors every year