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Why Is There a Hidden Chamber Inside Mount Rushmore?

We know there are questions around travel amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Read our note here Mount Rushmore is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the world. Although the massive presidential faces are hard to miss, most people don’t know about the secret,...

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10 Mesmerizing Facts About the Mayan Empire

The Mayan Empire was one of the largest and most powerful empires in North America. They reigned supreme in the jungles of what’s now known as Southern Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala from 1800 B.C. until around A.D. 900. While most native North and...

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What Is the Alamo and Why Should We Remember It?

The phrase “Remember the Alamo!” has been a part of American heritage for almost 200 years and conjures up images of Texan resolve and American patriotism. However, some might argue that the phrase has become so well known that it has overshadowed the...

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7 Places Where Ancient Hieroglyphics Have Been Found

As an important link to our ancestors and the development of one of humanity’s most important tools, language, hieroglyphics remain a subject of fascination for archeologists. Here are seven places where ancient hieroglyphics have been found. Rosetta, Egypt Perhaps the most famous location where these...

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The Ultimate Guide to Salsa Dancing

Salsa is one of the most fun workouts you can partake in, but if you’re not much of a dancer, it can be intimidating. So where did this rhythmic dance style originate, and are there variations? What Is Salsa? Credit: Africa Studio Shutterstock Salsa can...

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10 Oldest Universities in the World

We know there are questions around travel amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Read our note here People have always sought out higher education. After all, knowledge is power. Thinking of old colleges probably brings American institutions such as Harvard and Yale to mind, which...

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A Brief History of American Capitals

We know there are questions around travel amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Read our note here Most students who learned United States history remember that Washington, D.C. isn’t the only capital that the country has ever known. However, most people would be surprised to...

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