Types Of Rainbowfish – Explanation + Visual Guide

There are more than 50 types of rainbowfish, including the neon dwarf rainbowfish, threadfin rainbowfish, Madagascar rainbowfish, and red rainbowfish. Rainbowfish are an omnivorous freshwater fish and, like the different types of guppies, their scales exhibit vivid ‘rainbow’ colors which makes them attractive and a sort after pet fish for aquariums. Rainbowfish are schooling fish […]

Types Of Streams – Explanation + Visual Guide

You’re here because you want to learn about the different types of streams. You’re in the right place! There are about 8 different stream types. Each with different features, locations where they form, and they even flow through different types of terrain. A stream is often defined as a small, narrow river. And, yes, you […]

Types Of Magma – Explanation & Visual Guide

Just like there are different types of volcanoes and different types of lava, there are different types of magma. Magma is molten rock within the surface of the earth. There are three basic types of magma: basaltic, andesitic, and rhyolitic, each of which has a different mineral/chemical composition. Basaltic magma —  SiO2 45-55 wt%, high in Fe, Mg, Ca, low in K, Na […]

Types Of Terrain – Explanation & Visual Guide

Let’s take a look at the different types of terrain that make up our planet, Earth. Learn about the differences, similarities, and locations of all the terrain types accessible to us. There are different types of terrains. The common ones are plateau, mountain, plain, and valley terrains. Other types of terrains include open, tundra, oasis, steppe, desert, swamp, forest, […]

Types Of Ivy – Explanation + Visual Guide

Have ever asked yourself “what are the different types of ivy plants”? I know! I have too and I was surprised to know that there are several species of ivy! Hedera, commonly called ivy, is a genus of 12–15 species of evergreen climbing or ground-creeping woody plants in the family Araliaceae, native to western, central […]