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Geography
19 facts about Mount Vesuvius
The most dangerous volcano in Europe
Laughing kookaburra
Their beak is usually 10 cm long.
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Animals
13 facts about Zebra mussel
Dreissena polymorpha
American robin
American robins are omnivorous.
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Geography
14 facts about Stromboli volcano
The volcano has been active for several thousand years.
Pineapple
Pineapples can be consumed both raw and processed.
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Animals
18 facts about Black-headed python
Aspidites melanocephalus
Animals
What's the difference between Salamanders and Lizards?
Very similar but completely different vertebrates
Bird of Paradise
By eating fruits whose seeds they do not digest, they help to spread them.
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Culture
38 facts about Mona Lisa
Probably the most recognizable painting in the world
Croatia
Croatia lies in two climatic zones: Mediterranean and Continental.
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Countries
47 facts about Cuba
El Caiman or El Cocodrilo
Great Pyramid of Giza
It is believed that the architect of the pyramid of Cheops was Hemiunu.
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Animals
15 facts about Yellow spotted lizard
Lepidophyma flavimaculatum
Lake Huron
It has over 80 tributaries.
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Platypus
The body temperature of a platypus is about 32 °C (90 °F) which is rather unheard of in other mammals, reaching 37 °C (99 °F)
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Trevi Fountain
The Trevi Fountain was restored in 1988, 1998, and 2014 - 2015, with work done to clean the stone of sediment caused by smog.
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Animals
What's the difference between Llamas and Alpacas?
Very similar and therefore often confused
Michelangelo
He had many plans and dreams connected with his art, but he failed to achieve them all.
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Argentina
There are four major rivers in Argentina: the Paraná River, the Uruguay River, the Paraguay River, and the Salado River.
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Plants
17 facts about California poppy
Eschscholzia californica
Montana
The fauna of the state is very diverse.
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Biography
18 facts about John Sutter
An unfulfilled pioneer
Housefly
It is probably the most widespread insect in the world.
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Animals
26 facts about Brittle stars
Also known as serpent stars, or ophiuroids
Eiffel tower
Construction took two years, two months and five days.
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Animals
19 facts about Goblin shark
Mitsukurina owstoni
Biography
26 facts about Christopher Columbus
An Italian explorer in the service of the Spanish Crown
Animals
20 facts about Leeches
Animals with unusual properties
Blue-Tongued Lizard
There are 8 species of those lizards.
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Ocean sunfish
In search of food, they can dive as deep as 600 m (1 968 ft).
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Architecture
21 facts about Spanish Steps
One of the longest and widest staircases in Europe and one of the most famous in Rome
Goblin shark
Goblin shark's body is adapted to slow movement.
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California poppy
Flowers are long-stalked and orange, yellow or red.
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Nan Madol
There are no written sources about the history of the island, it is known only from oral transmissions.
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Countries
26 facts about Russia
A fascinating and mysterious land
Singapore
Singapore has a dense network of short rivers.
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