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Shanghai, China

Climate and Weather of Shanghai, China

The climate of Shanghai Shanghai is one of the symbols of China’s fast-growing economy. This originally fishing village has grown into one of the largest metropolises in the world and the most important port...

Sirius, Russia

Sirius, Russia

Until recently, the star Sirius shone exclusively in the sky, but in 2015 it also lit up on Earth, when Russia’s first educational center for gifted children was opened in the Sochi Olympic Park....

Shenyang, China

Climate and Weather of Shenyang, China

The climate of Shenyang Shenyang is the capital of Liaoning Province in northeast China. The city is an important commercial and industrial center for trade with neighboring Japan, Russia and Korea. Besides trade, the...

Shenzhen, China

Climate and Weather of Shenzhen, China

Shenzhen’s Climate Shenzhen is located in Guangdong province, north of Hong Kong. In the 1970s, this was still a small fishing village, but economic reforms have made the city a major economic center. This...

Suzhou, China

Climate and Weather of Suzhou, China

The climate of Suzhou According to DigoPaul, Suzhou has kept its ancient character well. The old city gate is still standing and there are many temples and pagodas to admire. Old shops can still...

Taiyuan, China

Climate and Weather of Taiyuan, China

The climate of Taiyuan Located on the Fen River, Taiyuan is the capital of Shanxi Province. Taiyuan is today a large industrial city. It used to be an important strategic military base due to...

Tangshan, China

Climate and Weather of Tangshan, China

The climate of Tangshan According to DigoPaul, Tangshan is a major industry stand in Hebei Province. The city is very old and there are still remains of the past. For example, there are tombs...

Interstate 55 in Arkansas

Interstate 540 and 55 in Arkansas

Interstate 540 in Arkansas I-540 Get started Fort Smith End From neighbours Length 15 mi Length 24 km Route Oklahoma14-5: Fort Smith 14 Fort Smith 13 Jenny Lind Road 12 Fort Smith 11 Zero...

Tianjin, China

Climate and Weather of Tianjin, China

The climate of Tianjin Tianjin is a large metropolis in Northeast China. The city is an important port and is located on a ford on the Hai He River. The city is connected to...

Interstate 94 in Wisconsin

Interstate 94 in Wisconsin

  I-94 Get started Hudson End Kenosha Length 348 mi Length 560 km Route 1 Hudson 2 Hudson 3 River Falls 4 Roberts 10 Roberts 16 Hammond 19 Baldwin 24 Woodville 28 Wilson 32...

US 19 in West Virginia

US 19 in West Virginia

  US 19 Get started bluefield End Star City Length 255 mi Length 410 km Route VirginiaBluefeld Princeton Beckley hico Summersville Sutton Weston Clarksburg Fairmont Morgantown Pennsylvania US 19 is a US Highway in...

State Route 4 in Washington

State Route 3 and 4 in Washington

State Route 3 in Washington SR-3 Get started Shelton End Port Gamblea Length 60 mi Length 96 km Route SheltonAllyn Belfair bunting freeway Navy Yard Highway Werner Road Kitsap Way Austin Drive Chico Way...

Interstate 81 in Virginia

Interstate 81 in Virginia

  I-81 Get started Bristol End Clear Brook Length 325 mi Length 523 km Route Tennessee1 Bristol 3 → Bristol 5 Bristol 7 Bristol 10 Clear Creek Lake 13 Virginia Highlands Airport 14 West...

US 2 in Vermont

US 2 in Vermont

  US 2 Get started Rouses Point End Lancaster Length 152 mi Length 244 km Route New YorkBurlington Burlington – Montpelier: Montpelier St Johnsbury New Hampshire US 2 is a US Highway in the...

Interstate 80 in Utah

Interstate 80 in Utah

  I-80 Begin Wendover End Emory Length 196 mi Length 316 km Route 1 Wendover 2 Wendover 4 Leppy Pass Road 41 Bonneville Salt Flats 49 Frontage Road 56 Frontage Road 62 Frontage Road...

History of Interstate 20 in Texas

History of Interstate 20 in Texas

Interstate 20 in Texas was established in 1959 and was to replace or parallel US 80. The first construction started from the east towards the west, mainly with bypasses around small towns. In 1967,...

History of Interstate 40 in Tennessee

History of Interstate 40 in Tennessee

Before the construction of I-40, US 70 was the state’s primary east-west connection. Most of I-40 is parallel to US 70 a short distance away. US 70 was little upgraded outside the urban areas...

Interstate 229 in South Dakota

Interstate 229 in South Dakota

  I-229 Get started Sioux Falls End Sioux Falls Length 11 mi Length 18 km Route 0 → Omaha1 Louise Avenue 2 Western Avenue 3 Minnesota Avenue 4 Cliff Avenue 5 26th Street 6...

Interstate 85 in South Carolina

Interstate 85 in South Carolina

  I-85 Get started fair play End Blacksburg Length 105 mi Length 169 km Route 1 Lake Hartwell State Park 2 Fair Play 4 Fair Play 11 Townville 14 Pendleton 19 Anderson 21 Anderson...

State Route 24 in Rhode Island

State Route 24 in Rhode Island

  SR-24 Get started Portsmouth End Fall River Length 7 mi Length 12 km Route PortsmouthPortsmouth Main Road Fish Road Massachusetts State Route 24 is a state route and freeway in the U.S. state...

Interstate 70 in Pennsylvania

Interstate 70 in Pennsylvania

I-70 Begin West Alexander End Warfordsburg Length 168 mi Length 270 km Route 1 West Alexander 6 Claysville 11 Taylorstown 15-20: Washington 15 West Washington 16 Sheffield Street 17 Jefferson Avenue 18 → Pittsburgh...

State Route 217 in Oregon

State Route 126 and 217 in Oregon

State Route 126 in Oregon SR-126 Get started Florence End Prineville Length 205 mi Length 329 km Route FlorenceVenice Eugene freeway → Medford / Portland Pioneer Parkway Mohawk Boulevard 42nd Street Prineville State Route...

History of Interstate 44 in Oklahoma

History of Interstate 44 in Oklahoma

Most of Interstate 44 runs on turnpikes that were built before it was designated I-44. The Turner Turnpike between Oklahoma City and Tulsa was approved in 1947 and opened to traffic on May 16,...

Interstate 670 in Ohio

Interstate 490 and 670 in Ohio

Ohio Interstate 490 I-490 Get started Cleveland End Cleveland Length 2 mi Length 4 km Route → Columbus / Buffalo1B 7th Street 2A Broadway Avenue 2B → Akron / Cleveland 55th Street Interstate 490...

US 52 in North Dakota

US 52 in North Dakota

  US 52 Get started portal End fargo Length 361 mi Length 581 km Route ligniteKenmare Minot Velva Harvey Carrington Jamestown Jamestown – Fargo: Minnesota US 52 is a US Highway in the US...

History of Interstate 40 in North Carolina

History of Interstate 40 in North Carolina

Before the construction of I-40, US 70 was the main east-west route through North Carolina. At a number of points, I-40 has been constructed deviating from US 70. For example, US 70 followed the...

History of Interstate 495 in New York

History of Interstate 495 in New York

First instance When the Queens-Midtown Tunnel was built in the late 1930s, planner Robert Moses thought the Long Island Expressway was unnecessary, with rumors circulating that Robert Moses was not in charge of its...

US 180 in New Mexico

US 180 in New Mexico

  US 180 Get started Luna End Hobbs Length 357 mi Length 575 km Route ArizonaSilver City deming Deming-Anthony: Texas Texas Carlsbad Hobbs Texas US 180 is a US Highway in the US state...

Interstate 76 in New Jersey

Interstate 76 in New Jersey and Pennsylvania

  I-76 Begin Enon Valley End Philadelphia Length 350 mi Length 563 km Route 10 → Pittsburgh Airport / New Castle 13 Beaver Falls 28 → Pittsburgh / Erie 39 Hampton / Bakerstown 48...