Did You Know?
The Nile with it’s 6671 Kilometer Length is the longest river on earth. The Amazon on the other hand had to do with second place with „just” 6438 Kilometers. An impressive world record is held by the south American Strom with the unbelievable mass of water that it transports: When it flows into the ocean on the Brazilian Atlantic coast a staggering 209.000 cubic meters of Water flows per Second. It is no wonder that the tropical rain forest basin of the Amazon is one of the wettest regions of the world.