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Geography
19 facts about Mount Vesuvius
The most dangerous volcano in Europe
Sloth
Sloths are excellent swimmers.
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Animals
13 facts about Zebra mussel
Dreissena polymorpha
Southern cassowary
The name Casuarius is derived from the Malay language.
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Geography
14 facts about Stromboli volcano
The volcano has been active for several thousand years.
Animals
18 facts about Black-headed python
Aspidites melanocephalus
Trevi Fountain
Bathing in the Trevi Fountain is forbidden and punishable by law.
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Animals
What's the difference between Salamanders and Lizards?
Very similar but completely different vertebrates
Lake Malawi
It is a deep lake. Its average depth is 292 m and at its deepest point it is 706 m.
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Bull snake
It takes around 60 days for bull snake eye to hatch. New born specimens are 25 to 43 cm (10 to 17 in) long.
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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
Animals
15 facts about Yellow spotted lizard
Lepidophyma flavimaculatum
Okapi
The okapi must splay its legs to reach the ground when drinking.
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Narwhal
A characteristic feature of narwhal is a spirally twisted horn.
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Temple of Artemis
It has been completed in ten years.
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Animals
What's the difference between Llamas and Alpacas?
Very similar and therefore often confused
Plants
17 facts about California poppy
Eschscholzia californica
Biography
18 facts about John Sutter
An unfulfilled pioneer
Leopard geckos
Its tail, which is as long as its body, serves as fat storage.
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Animals
26 facts about Brittle stars
Also known as serpent stars, or ophiuroids
Narwhal
Currently, the narwhal population is estimated at around 80,000 individuals.
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Animals
19 facts about Goblin shark
Mitsukurina owstoni
Argentina
The central part of the country consists of grassy plains called the Pampas.
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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
Germany
German is the official language in five countries.
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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
Bull snake
They live fields, prairies, pastures and savannas in sandy soil where rodents can be easily found.
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Sloth
Sloths live in forests of Central America and northern regions of South America.
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Countries
26 facts about Russia
A fascinating and mysterious land
Pineapple
Bromelain shows many positive effects.
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