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10 Interesting Facts About The Mississippi River

  The Mississippi River, also known as Misi-ziibi, is one of the most important rivers in North America as it has played a key role in the history of the continent. It originates at Lake...
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10 Fun Facts About Newton That You Probably Didn’t Know

  Sir Isaac Newton is known for his extraordinary contributions towards science but he also worked in other fields and his curiosity led him to do strange things. Here are 10 interesting facts about Newton...
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Biography of Sir Francis Drake Through 10 Interesting Facts

  Beginning his sea career as a pirate and slave trader, Francis Drake rose to prominence with tussles against the Spanish in the Americas. He was authorized by Queen Elizabeth I to carry out expeditions...
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Maya Angelou | 10 Facts On The Famous African American Writer

  Maya Angelou was an African American writer most famous for her poems and series of autobiographies. She had a difficult childhood and had to struggle as a teenage mother before she achieved moderate success...
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5 Interesting Facts On Mesa Verde And Its Cliff Dwellings

  Mesa Verde National Park is located in Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. It is famous for the cliff dwellings built by the Pueblo people including the massive Cliff Palace. Know more about the history,...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Historic London Bridge

  Bridges known as London Bridge have a long history with several bridges being built over the years across the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London. The earliest such...
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Biography of Michael Faraday Through 10 Interesting Facts

  Active in the nineteenth century, Michael Faraday was an English scientist who is most famous for his contribution to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. Born in a poor family, Faraday’s thirst for knowledge...
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10 Interesting Facts About World War I

  Fought between 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918, World War I was a global conflict primarily pitting the Central Powers of Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria against the Allies which was...
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Pandit Ravi Shankar | 10 Facts About The Sitar Maestro

  Pandit Ravi Shankar, known for playing the sitar, a plucked string instrument, and who was once described by George Harrison as "the godfather of world music", died on 11 December 2012 due to failure...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Danube River

  The Danube River is one of the most important rivers in the world running across ten European nations. With a length of 2,850 km, it is the second longest river in Europe; and with an annual discharge of...

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Thoth | 10 Interesting Facts About The Egyptian God

  Thoth was an ancient Egyptian god of the moon, wisdom, writing, magic, judgment, balance and the dead. He was one of the earliest and...

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Roy Lichtenstein | 10 Interesting Facts About The Pop Artist

  Pop art includes imagery from popular culture, such as, advertising, cartoons, news etc. as opposed to elitist culture. It was among the dominant art...

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