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Geography
19 facts about Mount Vesuvius
The most dangerous volcano in Europe
Russia
Russia is the largest country in the world.
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Animals
13 facts about Zebra mussel
Dreissena polymorpha
Geography
14 facts about Stromboli volcano
The volcano has been active for several thousand years.
Animals
18 facts about Black-headed python
Aspidites melanocephalus
Turkey
The largest and deepest lake is Lake Van.
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Animals
What's the difference between Salamanders and Lizards?
Very similar but completely different vertebrates
Cuba
Cuban citizens could only operate sole proprietorships in 127 industries listed in the National Classifier of Economic Activities until 2021.
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Culture
38 facts about Mona Lisa
Probably the most recognizable painting in the world
Countries
47 facts about Cuba
El Caiman or El Cocodrilo
Brittle stars
The mouth is located on the underside of a disc.
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Salvador Dali
He had sadistic tendencies in his childhood.
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Argentina
On the 29th of each month, the Argentines eat gnocchi.
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Animals
15 facts about Yellow spotted lizard
Lepidophyma flavimaculatum
Australia
It is the only continent covered entirely by a single country.
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Russia
About 40 thousand people die of alcohol poisoning in Russia every year.
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Animals
What's the difference between Llamas and Alpacas?
Very similar and therefore often confused
John Sutter
John Sutter died on June 18, 1880, in a hotel room in Washington D.C.
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Plants
17 facts about California poppy
Eschscholzia californica
Biography
18 facts about John Sutter
An unfulfilled pioneer
Lake Huron
It is situated between Michigan and Ontario shores.
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Animals
26 facts about Brittle stars
Also known as serpent stars, or ophiuroids
Leeches
Thanks to these properties of the saliva, leeches, especially the medicinal leech (Hirudo medicinalis), are used in hirudotherapy.
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Animals
19 facts about Goblin shark
Mitsukurina owstoni
Michelangelo
The family Buonarroti Simoni was one of the old Florentine families.
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Biography
26 facts about Christopher Columbus
An Italian explorer in the service of the Spanish Crown
Australia
It has a population of 25 million people.
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Animals
20 facts about Leeches
Animals with unusual properties
Russia
The longest river in Russia is the Lena River, with a length of 4,400 kilometers.
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Sycamore maple tree
It is native to central Europe and western Asia (from France eastward to Ukraine, northern Turkey, and the Caucasus, and in the mountains of northern Spain and Italy).
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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
Avocado
Avocado seed contains twice as many antioxidants as the flesh and is a viable source of soluble fiber, which is an ally of those who try to keep a slim figure.
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Great Pyramid of Giza
The Royal Chamber is entirely covered with granite.
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Lake Tanganyika
In Lake Tanganyika live hippos, crocodiles and many species of fish, most of which are endemic.
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Countries
26 facts about Russia
A fascinating and mysterious land