The Earth is divided into geographical and climatic zones, which result in the zonation of vegetation.
Zonos, Geografines zonas, Augalijos regionai, klimato zonos, Vidutinė zona, Atogrąžų zona, Šalta zona, klimatas, Pagrindinės platumos linijos, Vėžio atogrąža, Ožiaragio tropikas, Arkties ratas, Pietų poliaratis, Saulės spinduliai, Kampo kampas, Saulėgrįža, Žemesnis lygis - Gamta, Geografija
The Earth is a rocky planet with a solid crust and oxygen in its atmosphere.
The geographic coordinate system enables every location on the Earth to be exactly specified.
The apparent movement of the Sun is caused by the Earth's rotation around its axis.
The animation presents the largest mountains, plains, rivers, lakes and deserts of the Earth.
In mountainous areas the climate, soil properties, the flora and fauna change depending on elevation.
Due to the Earth´s tilted axis, the angle of the Sun's rays at given latitudes continuously changes during the year.
In summer, monsoon winds bring heavy rainfall from the ocean to the continent.
The Great ocean conveyor is a planet-wide system of ocean currents, which has a great influence on the Earth´s climate.
Wind, as an external force, plays an important role in shaping deserts.
Wind, as an external force, plays an important role in shaping coastal areas and steppes.
A periodic climate pattern that occurs across the tropical Pacific Ocean every five years.
The last Ice Age ended about 13 thousand years ago.
The Earth is divided into 24 time zones. Standard time is the time used within time zones.
A glacier is a large body of ice that forms from snow, and is in constant, slow motion.
This animation presents some interesting facts in physical geography.
The layers of different types of forests may vary.
Domesticated animals and crops originate from various parts of the world.
The first calendars and time-measuring instruments were already used by ancient Eastern civilisations.