What are some interesting facts about Alaska?

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  • 2 months ago
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    There are more bears in the city of Anchorage than in all of Denali National Park.

  • 1 month ago

    midgets are banned from permanent  residency in Alaska.

    more dental floss is purchased there than  any other state. 

    All tattoos are approved by a state tattoo board, the only state tattoo board in the country. 

    Bill Gates has a secret lab concealed under an ice  flow , and the world's largest brew pub is included. 

    Moose can be granted the right to vote if they serve 14 consecutive months as an army pack animal. (no moose has ever qualified)   

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  • 2 months ago

    By land area it is the biggest state in the union.

    It is the only state in the union that has a common border with Siberian Russia.

    Alaska was purchased from Russia in 1867.

    It has the most westerly point in the union, Attu Island in the Aleutian Archipelago.

    It has the island of Little Diomede, in the Bering Strait. so the USA does not have the biggest of everything.

    Alaska is the most volcanically active state in the union.

    It does have a railroad, between Seward, Anchorage and Fairbanks.

    Approximately one third of its area is inside the Arctic Circle.

    The capitol city is 'Juneau'. 88

    Don't forget the Polar Bears, Brown Bears, & Grizzly Bears.

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  • Phil
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    2 months ago

    The reply that the City of  Anchorage has more bears than in all of Denalii National Park is incorrect. Denali has way more bears, and you gave them best answe.

    Anchorage has 300 Black Bears ( at the most) and 36 Grizzly Bears, a total of 336 bears.

    on the other hand Denali National Park has 2,700 Black Bears and 350 Grizzly Bears, a total of 3,050 bears.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denali_National_Park...

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Alaska belonged to Russia. The u.s. BOUGHT it from Russia. Diomede Island STILL belongs to Russia.

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    • Terry
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      2 months agoReport

      No, Big Diomede is inhabited year round. It has been since 1941. So, WRONG again! Research before posting false information.

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  • Joseph
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    2 months ago

    It was the site of the highest tsunami ever recorded and of the largest volcanic eruption of the 20th Century. 

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  • 2 months ago

    Takes your pick from the facts below

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  • martin
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    It is the biggest state of America's 50 states, surpassing Texas, which for many years was the biggest.

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    It is nice when it is baked.

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