Asia, part of the Eurasian land mass, is the largest continent on planet Earth. From the Siberian lowlands in the northeast to the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula, and from the peaks of the Himalayas to the rain forests of southeast Asia, this continent features a broad spectrum of diversified and impressive landscapes. Its inhabitants account for about sixty percent of the world's population.
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The continent of Asia is home to over 40 countries and is the largest part of the Eurasian land mass. Visit this site to learn more about the continent of Asia and find a printable map.
Find a helpful topographical map of central Asia including Afghanistan, Pakistan, and other central Asian countries as well as and parts of China, India, Mongolia, and Russia.
The country of Japan is an island nation located in eastern Asia. The total area of Japan is 145,883 square miles and the capital is Tokyo. Visit this site to learn more about Japan.
Visit this Asian restaurant directory for information about Asian restaurants throughout the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts Asian-style food being served at an Asian restaurant.
The country of Russia is the largest nation in the world, spanning the northern portion of the Eurasian land mass. Visit this site to learn more about Russia and find a printable map.
Aboriginal people first migrated to the continent of Australia more than 4,000 years ago from Asia. Learn more with this guide to the history and culture of Australia.
The European continent is home to over 40 countries. It is bounded to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean and Black Seas, to the east by Asia, and to the north by the Arctic Ocean.
The first people to come to the North American continent crossed the Bering Sea from Asia. Visit this North American history and culture overview to learn more about North America.
Russia occupies the entire area of northern Asia and a portion of northeastern Europe. The Ural Mountains divide European Russia in the west from the Siberian Plain located in the east.
Sun reflects off the golden exterior of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem. The city of Jerusalem, mentioned hundreds of times in the Bible, is one of the most popular destinations in the Middle East.
South-east Asia would likely be spared the scourge of haze next year despite predictions of a developing El Nino that could bring drier-than-usual conditions to the region in 2019, an Indonesian official said.
Straits Times. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
Government officials and interest groups in the US, Europe and Asia have been pressuring YouTube, Facebook and other social media services to quickly identify and remove offensive content.
Daily Mail. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:58:34 +0000.
Shares in Asia closed lower on Friday as China reported a slew of economic data that missed expectations, deepening worries about headwinds facing the world's second largest economy.
CNBC. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:24 GMT.
United Arab Emirates-based UAE Exchange and U.S. startup Ripple plan to launch cross-border remittances to Asia via blockchain by the first quarter of 2019, UAE Exchange's group CEO said in an interview.
Reuters. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:34:08 -0500.