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Geography

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A Single Movie Theater and Other Weird Facts About Saudi Arabia
Geography

A Single Movie Theater and Other Weird Facts About Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has become one of the major world players

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7 Of The Most Awe-Inspiring Natural Phenomenon
Geography Science

7 Of The Most Awe-Inspiring Natural Phenomenon

Nature never ceases to be awe-inspiring. With rare and natural

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7 Uniquely Themed Hotels From Around the World
Geography Pop Culture

7 Uniquely Themed Hotels From Around the World

Why stay at an ordinary Holiday Inn when you can

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7 Devastating Facts About The Chicago Fire Of 1871
Geography History Uncategorized

7 Devastating Facts About The Chicago Fire Of 1871

The Chicago Fire of 1871, also known as the Great

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8 Bizarre Coca-Cola Flavors From Around the World
Food Geography

8 Bizarre Coca-Cola Flavors From Around the World

While Cherry and Vanilla Coke are as extreme as it

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9 Countries That No Longer Exist
Geography History

9 Countries That No Longer Exist

Countries are a lot like companies, sometimes they just go

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Inge Lehmann, The Woman You Didn’t Know Discovered The Earth’s Core
Geography History Quotes Science

Inge Lehmann, The Woman You Didn’t Know Discovered The Earth’s Core

Ashamedly, when Google presented the doodle for seismologist Inge Lehmann

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Coolest Facts About Japan
Geography

Coolest Facts About Japan

Japan has long captured the imagination of those in Europe

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12 American Things That Are Considered Rude in Other Countries
Geography

12 American Things That Are Considered Rude in Other Countries

Believe it or not, sometimes American’s everyday gestures and customs

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The Runner’s Gene: Why Jamaicans Dominate the Competition
Geography Sports

The Runner’s Gene: Why Jamaicans Dominate the Competition

Have you ever wondered why some countries seem to have

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11 Strange Things That Are Illegal Around The World
Geography

11 Strange Things That Are Illegal Around The World

If you’ve ever been arrested for something, chances are, you

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7 Facts About Manhattanhenge
Geography Pop Culture

7 Facts About Manhattanhenge

This curious phenomenon is seen just twice a year at

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Mountain Dew’s Connection To Whiskey And 7 Other Dew Facts
Geography History Science

Mountain Dew’s Connection To Whiskey And 7 Other Dew Facts

What to add with whiskey? Mountain Dew of course! What

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Mount Everest: The Beauty and the Danger
Geography

Mount Everest: The Beauty and the Danger

Mount Everest is an icon, a symbol for the power

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11 Disneyland Theme Park Attractions That Were Never Built
Geography Travel

11 Disneyland Theme Park Attractions That Were Never Built

While Disneyland features some of the iconic rides and attractions,

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11 Facts You Didn’t Know about the World’s Lakes
Geography

11 Facts You Didn’t Know about the World’s Lakes

An international research team from Sweden, Estonia, France, and the

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Empire of the Ants: 7 Facts About Fire Ants
Geography Science

Empire of the Ants: 7 Facts About Fire Ants

If you live in the Midwest like I do, you

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7 Cities That Changed Their Name To Something Quirky
Geography

7 Cities That Changed Their Name To Something Quirky

Sometimes cities and towns in the United States get bored

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The Weird World of Alaska
Geography

The Weird World of Alaska

The second to last state to enter the union, Alaska,

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16 Facts To Know About the Taj Mahal Before it Closes to the Public
Geography History Travel

16 Facts To Know About the Taj Mahal Before it Closes to the Public

In 2013, UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization)

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The Desert With Buried Lakes: 9 Facts About Antarctica
Geography History

The Desert With Buried Lakes: 9 Facts About Antarctica

Antarctica is the oddest of the continents – it’s the

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15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Pony Express
Geography History

15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Pony Express

If you’re anything like me you probably got up this

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The Greatest Facts About the Great Lakes
Geography

The Greatest Facts About the Great Lakes

Sitting happily on the border between the U.S. and Canada,

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It’s All About the Bell: 8 Facts About Big Ben
Geography History

It’s All About the Bell: 8 Facts About Big Ben

It had several names “Big Ben” isn’t the only name

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Get Your Kicks: 6 Little Known Facts About Route 66
Geography History

Get Your Kicks: 6 Little Known Facts About Route 66

At 2448 miles long, the original Route 66 is the