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French Revolution, the revolutionary movement that shook France between 1787 and 1799 and reached its first climax there in 1789. Hence…
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Scipio Africanus the Elder, Roman general noted for his victory over the Carthaginian leader Hannibal in the great Battle of Zama (202 bce),…
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Mandrill, (Mandrillus sphinx), colourful and primarily ground-dwelling monkey that inhabits the rainforests of equatorial Africa from the…
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Conservation, study of the loss of Earth’s biological diversity and the ways this loss can be prevented. Biological diversity, or biodiversity, is the…
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7.5 Billion and Counting: How Many Humans Can the Earth Support?
Humans are the most populous large mammal on Earth today, and probably in all of geological history, now numbering in the vicinity of 7.5 to 7.6 billion individuals. Can the Earth support this many people indefinitely?