Alaska is a U.S. state situated in the northwest extremity of the Americas. The
Canadian administrative divisions of British Columbia and Yukon border the state
Alaska Facts and Trivia. Outsiders first discovered Alaska in 1741 when Danish
explorer Vitus Jonassen Bering sighted it on a voyage from Siberia. Russian ...
Facts About Alaska. Mountains. Of the 20 highest peaks in the United States, 17
are in Alaska. Denali, the highest peak in North America, is 20,320 ft. above sea ...
Alaska Facts: did you know that... The U.S. purchased Alaska from Russia for just
US$7.2 million in 1867?
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Oct 26, 2015 ... Located 500 miles away from the nearest state, there's likely a lot you haven't
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May 19, 2011 ... Here are 22 fun facts you might want to know about Alaska. 1. Rising to 20,320
feet, Mt. McKinley is the highest peak in the United States.