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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Asia.
See also changes related to Asia, or pages that link to Asia or to this page or whose text contains "Asia".

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Subtopics

  • Indian Ocean [r]: Body of water bordered on the west by Africa; on the north by Asia; on the east by Indochina, some islands of Indonesia, and Australia; and on the south by the Antarctic Ocean. [e]
  • Pacific Ocean [r]: the largest single mass of water in the world, lying between Asia and Australia on its west, and North America and South America on its east. [e]
  • Middle East [r]: A geographical region in Asia that also contains small parts of Europe and Africa. [e]
  • Proto-Indo-Europeans [r]: Prehistoric people who spoke a language reconstructed as 'Proto-Indo-European', the ancestor of many modern European languages. [e]

Other related topics

  • Domestication [r]: The process of habituating wild animals or plants to live in association with humans, thereby providing us with food, livestock and pets. [e]
  • Dravidian languages [r]: A group of pre-Indo-European languages native to South Asia. [e]
  • Dravidistan [r]: A proposed sovereign state for all non-Brahmin speakers of Dravidian languages in South Asia. [e]
  • Oceania [r]: A major geographical region of the planet Earth, mostly in the southern hemisphere, consisting of Australasia (the Australian continent and New Zealand), Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. [e]
  • Plate tectonics [r]: Theory that explains geological phenomena such as seismicity, volcanism, continental drift, and mountain building in terms of the formation, destruction, movement, and interaction of the earth's lithospheric plates. [e]
  • Africa [r]: Continent stretching over the equator, hosting deserts, tropical jungles and savannah as well as over fifty nations; population about 900,000,000. [e]
  • Antarctica [r]: The Earth's southernmost continent, located almost entirely south of the Antarctic Circle; covers the South Pole. [e]
  • Arctic [r]: The region of the Earth so far north that at least one day of the year the sun is below the horizon [e]
  • Oceania [r]: A major geographical region of the planet Earth, mostly in the southern hemisphere, consisting of Australasia (the Australian continent and New Zealand), Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. [e]
  • Europe [r]: Sixth largest continent; area 10,000,000 km2; pop. 720,000,000 [e]
  • North America [r]: The third largest continent; area 24,709,000 km² ; pop. 523,736,000 (est. July 2007) [e]
  • South America [r]: The fourth largest of the Earth's continents, one of the pieces that broke up from the former supercontinent Gondwana. [e]