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What is Baba Ganoush? Or is it Baba Ghanouj? Origin, Recipe & More

What is baba ganoush? Is it healthy? Where does it come from? We have the origin story, spelling info, recipe, and more in this guide on the Levantine dip.
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St. Patrick’s Day: History, Facts, Traditions, and Brief Holiday Insight

What is St. Patrick's Day? Who was Saint Patty? This quick guide gives a short history on this Irish holiday, along with facts, traditions, customs, and more.
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100+ Canada Facts: Points About the Country, Culture, History & More

Canada facts: A collection of interesting points about the country, including history, geography, its culture, cuisine, cities, flag, people and more.
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25+ Machu Picchu Facts: Trivia About Peru’s Mountaintop Wonder

Over 25 facts about Machu Picchu, South America's most recognizeable site. Learn some Machu Piccu facts, how it was constructed, how to get there, and more.
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Why is New York Called the “Big Apple” Nickname

Why is NYC called the Big Apple? In this post, we look at the Big Apple meaning, as well as its origin, debunked theories, and more.
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Poutine: What is Poutine? Where’s It From? What’s It Made Of?

Poutine is a French-Canadian dish originating from Quebec, and consists of French fries sprinkled with cheese curds and doused with a thick, brown gravy.
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How Many Countries Are There?

How many countries in the world? How about in Asia? Europe? Africa? North America & South America? And who decides? This post seeks to clear some confusion.
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Tempeh vs Tofu vs Seitan vs Nattō: What’s the Difference?

Tempeh vs tofu: which one is better? In this post, we lay out the differences between these soybean-based foods, as well as wheat gluten seitan and nattō.
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Street vs Avenue vs Boulevard: Glossary of Road Naming Conventions

Street vs avenue, highway vs freeway, boulevard vs plaza, and so on. What's the difference among all these road terms and naming conventions? With this quick glossary guide, we'll define each type so that you understand the differences.
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Sneezing Around the World: How Different Cultures Respond (Infographic)

A sneeze can be a satisfying split second, for many. And just like a sneeze is an involuntary reflex by our body, sneezing around the world is often responded to by a similarly reflexive reply. Here's a great infographic on customary replies to sneezing around the world.