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Africa

It's brimming full of MASSIVE things. As the second biggest continent in the world, Africa is packed with some of the world's biggest things: The largest desert in the world, the Sahara Desert. The longest river in the world, the Nile River, runs for 6,853km (4,258mi).

Africa

Africa is the world's second largest and second-most populous continent, after Asia in both cases. At about 30.3 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. With 1.4 billion people as of 2021, it accounts for about 18% of the world's human population.

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