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.  

5 comments:

DEZMOND said...

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

Jimmy Fungus said...

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

Adam said...

And a strait an island and various other places

Bart said...

i got a package today at work from alaska

Teddi said...

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