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Desert Facts. A desert is a dry biome. It gets less than 25 cm (about 9.8 inches) of rainfall a year.
The desert biome has two extremes that make it difficult to survive. First, it is extremely hot and second, it is extremely dry.
One-third of Earth's land surface. Is partially or totally desert. Antarctica is the largest desert in the world. "Sahara" means "desert". In Arabic. So the "Sahara Desert". Is the "Desert Desert.".
Desert Facts For Kids. Read our cool facts about deserts and explore these amazing, dry and sunny places!
There are lots of misconceptions about Sahara desert that needs to be clarified to so many people. Here are 10 lesser known Sahara desert facts.
Five facts about the Juno mission to Jupiter as the Nasa spacecraft arrives on the largest planet in the solar system.
A compilation of some interesting facts about the Arabian Desert -- the second largest desert in the world -- intended to shed light on its geographical and biological attributes...
Sahara Desert Facts. The Sahara Desert covers the majority of Northern Africa. It is the third largest desert in the world and also the hottest.