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Every State in the US

Every State in the US

This is “Every State in the US” by Wendover Productions and made possible by The Great Courses Plus. We’ll start with Alabama, the first state alphabetically. Magnolia Springs, Alabama is the only town in America to have their mail delivered by boat, although the longest mail delivery route in America is in rural Oklahoma where …

The Ocean is Way Deeper Than You Think

The Ocean is Way Deeper Than You Think

The ocean is really, really deep, deeper, in fact, than most of us realize. If you were to shave off all of the land from the tops of every continent and island in the world and fill up the ocean’s deepest points with that land, then the entire earth would be covered in an ocean …

Sifting through the pages of history

Sifting through the pages of history

I’m at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford home in Grosse Pointe Shores and I am a general intern working with a bunch of different departments during my summer internship here. It’s one thing to learn about theory and everything in your classes but its another thing to actually like be immersed in it. A lot …