Krakatoa is a volcanic island that is located near Indonesia and it was in August of 1883 when it erupted and killed thousands of people making it one of the worst geologic disasters.
Modern humans, a recent study discloses, evolved from heterogeneous populations rather than a homogeneous one.
Cassava is the staple food of million people in Africa, Asia, and Central America. It is swollen tuberous root can be boiled and mashed or grated to produce a meal, known as ‘Farinha’ in Brazil and ‘Garri’ in Nigeria, which can be cooked in small cakes. The root is also the source of the manufactured commodity, tapioca, a small field planted which cassava can be insurance against famine, because the crop can be left in the ground for two or three years without deterioration of the tubers. But recent finding suggest that cassava may be responsible for birth defect.
Can you give me five animals whose names start with the letter X? Your guess is as good as mine. But I can give you two — a popular aquarium fish and a weird breed of dog. Surprisingly, there are at least 25 animals that starts with X. Here are some of them.