How many species of carnivorous plants are there?

Answer There are more than 400 different known species of carnivorous (those that digest dead insects and animals) plants. They get all their nutrients via insects they trap and consume. The Venus flytrap... Read More »

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How many species of plants&animals are there?

As of 2007, there are 1,263,186 species of animals (including vertebrate, invertebrate, microbial) and 326,175 species of plants (including mosses, algae and microbial) on planet Earth. Of the anim... Read More »

How many geothermal power plants are there?

According to a May 2010 report by the Geothermal Energy Association, the worldwide production of geothermal energy totals nearly 11,000 MW with plants in about 24 countries, but the report does not... Read More »

How many nuclear power plants are there worldwide?

There are 438 nuclear power plants operating worldwide. As of March 2010, there are an additional 61 power plants under construction throughout the world. The United States boasts nearly one quar... Read More »

How many plants are there in the tropical rain forest?

The California Institute of Technology's Space Radiation Lab reports the rain forest to be home to around 30 million species of animal and plant life. The rain forest is home to around two-thirds o... Read More »