Thursday, July 26, 2012

Fact of the Day: I See Alaska!

The Danish-born Vitus Bering discovered Alaska after a expedition to Siberia under the employ of the Russian Navy.  

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  1. would love to visit both Siberia and Alaska, since I adore winter time!

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  2. The guy discovered Alaska, and all he got was a lousy can of herring named after him.

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    1. And a strait an island and various other places

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  3. i got a package today at work from alaska

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  4. for some reason when i read that title, my mind went "you can actually see Russia from land here in Alaska."

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