Africa Natgeo General -

south africa national geographic kids - interestingly south africa has another country within its borders nestled in the drakensberg is the mountainous kingdom of lesotho much of south africa s water comes from the snowcapped peaks of this tiny landlocked nation, zebra facts for kids national geographic kids - zebra facts learn all about africa s three species of zebra with facts about zebras stripes habitat range diet behaviour and defence mechanisms, africa physical geography national geographic society - africa the second largest continent is bounded by the mediterranean sea the red sea the indian ocean and the atlantic ocean it is divided in half almost equally by the equator the sahara is the worlds largest hot desert covering 8 5 million square kilometers 3 3 million square miles about, national geographic official site - at national geographic it is our mission to create a planet in balance through science conservation technology education and storytelling learn about our work, africa national geographic society - 2005 africa human footprint map investigate our world zoom in on this map examining human impact on the environment in africa, geography of africa wikipedia - africa is a continent comprising 63 political territories representing the largest of the great southward projections from the main mass of earth s surface within its regular outline it comprises an area of 30 368 609 km 2 11 725 385 sq mi excluding adjacent islands