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The Antarctic Expedition: Cool Facts About the Research Stations
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The Antarctic Expedition: Cool Facts About the Research Stations

  There are no permanent residents. But up to 1,000

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A Single Movie Theater and Other Weird Facts About Saudi Arabia
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A Single Movie Theater and Other Weird Facts About Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has become one of the major world players

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Charlie Brown and More: Fun Facts About Wes Anderson Films
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Charlie Brown and More: Fun Facts About Wes Anderson Films

Wes Anderson is well known for his whimsy and eccentricity,

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Amazing Babies: Facts About Young Animals
Science

Amazing Babies: Facts About Young Animals

Here at Phactual we’ve had tons of articles about animals

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Gone With the Wind: A Disastrous Success
Movies

Gone With the Wind: A Disastrous Success

Gone With the Wind is one of the most iconic

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Tricky Ways Companies Use Colors and Sight
Science

Tricky Ways Companies Use Colors and Sight

While most people think that their purchasing decisions are made

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The Coolest Queens You’ve Never Heard Of
History

The Coolest Queens You’ve Never Heard Of

Princesses are pretty popular, but what about the grown-up version,

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Amazing Stories – Facts about Animals in the Army and Military
History

Amazing Stories – Facts about Animals in the Army and Military

Most pets live out their lives in relative obscurity, making

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Fun Facts About Orange Is the New Black
TV

Fun Facts About Orange Is the New Black

With the latest season of Orange is the New Black

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Amazing Ways Animals Keep Cool
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Amazing Ways Animals Keep Cool

As we move into the summer months, humans and animals

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The History of Rap: Facts About the Music
Music

The History of Rap: Facts About the Music

Rap has become one of the most popular and ubiquitous

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The Odd Inner Lives of Cows
Science

The Odd Inner Lives of Cows

It might seem as if cows aren’t too intelligent, but

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Joan Pujol Garcia: The Most Amazing Double Agent The World Has Ever Seen
History

Joan Pujol Garcia: The Most Amazing Double Agent The World Has Ever Seen

There are some heroes of World War II whose names

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Weirdest Exports In The World
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Weirdest Exports In The World

Most countries have pretty normal exports: oil, food, clothing. But

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17 Facts About Brad Pitt
Movies

17 Facts About Brad Pitt

One half of Hollywood’s power couple, Brad Pitt has been

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The Wild World of John Travolta
Movies Pop Culture

The Wild World of John Travolta

John Travolta has had one of the longest and most

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The Best Facts About Full House
TV

The Best Facts About Full House

With news of the new Full House reboot filling the

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The Most Amazing Facts About Angelina Jolie
Movies Pop Culture

The Most Amazing Facts About Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie is one of the biggest earners in Hollywood

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The Mouse That Howls Like a Wolf
Science

The Mouse That Howls Like a Wolf

Mice are pretty cute, innocent little creatures, right? Well…right for

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Need to Know Facts About Woody Allen
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Need to Know Facts About Woody Allen

Woody Allen has been one of the most popular directors

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The King: Essential Elvis Facts
Music

The King: Essential Elvis Facts

Everyone knows that the king had some amazing hips and

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15 Facts About Jurassic World
Movies

15 Facts About Jurassic World

Jurassic World just set amazing new records with its opening

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Donald Trump: Man, Money, Madness
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Donald Trump: Man, Money, Madness

With Donald Trump’s latest bid for presidency, the media is

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Amazing Female Pirates
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Amazing Female Pirates

The most famous pirates stick in everyone’s mind: Blackbeard, Long

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Weirdest Animal Communication Methods
Science

Weirdest Animal Communication Methods

There are some animals with iconic languages: the songs of