Rhinos’ primary characteristic is the horn at the front of their skull, which they use for attacking and defensive purposes.
Art Nouveau was known in the Austro-Hungarian Empire as Secession, which means withdrawal, separation.
Balloons filled with gases lighter than air will rise. This principle is used both for entertaining as well as for travelling purposes.
A plant originating from the Caucasus region, grown for its aromatic fruit.
Medieval castles had strategic functions. The state they are in today tells us if they have been attacked during the course of history.
Goats are among the first domesticated animals. They are the close relatives of sheep.
Waste thrown into bins, like paper or plastic objects, go through a long process before being recycled.
This popular tree is native to south-eastern Europe. In the autumn children love playing with its seeds.
Conspicuous, bright-coloured berries are delicious food for birds but some of them may be poisonous for people.
The onion is a perennial, bulbous plant with a characteristic taste and fragrance, caused by a sulphurous compound the plant produces.
Wind turbines are built primarily at places where the wind is strong enough to rotate them to produce electricity. They are particularly popular in Denmark.
Salt precipitates in dried-out swamps and lakebeds, providing a habitat for unique flora.
Sedimentary rocks are formed from layers of sediment deposited at the bottom of bodies of water and compressed over millions of years.
Adobe walls, thatched roof, small windows, rammed earth floor - these were the characteristics of farmhouses 200 years ago.
Poultry are popular domesticated birds kept for their meat and eggs. They are bred for the market or for personal use.
Bauxite ore is first processed to produce alumina, which is then smelted to produce pure aluminium metal. Bauxite mining and processing are damaging to the...
A synagogue is a Jewish house of worship. Our video presents the Dohány Street Synagogue, located in Budapest, Hungary. It is the largest synagogue in Europe.
Its fruit that is similar to apple is one of the most popular fruit we have. Among the fruit species, it is probably the one that needs the largest amount...
This owl species living in the furthest northern regions of our planet has adapted brilliantly to the harsh conditions of the taiga and the tundra.
This ruderal plant, the ancestor of the carrot, can be found all around the world.