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The Lake Pontchartrain Causeway is actually two separate bridges that run parallel to each other but are different lengths. As of 2014, it remains the longest bridge in the world. More »

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Interesting facts about cities in Louisiana include that Baton Rouge has the tallest state capitol building in the United States, and Metairie is home to the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, the longest bridge over water in ... More »

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Lake Louise is a sparkling blue alpine lake fed by glaciers in Banff National Park in the Canadian province of Alberta. Named after Queen Victoria’s fourth daughter, Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Lake Louise is a wor... More »

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Interesting facts about cities in Louisiana include that Baton Rouge has the tallest state capitol building in the United States, and Metairie is home to the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, the longest bridge over water in ... More »

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Lake Pontchartrain has a mean depth of 10 to 16 feet, according to the Encyclopaedia Brittanica. Located in southeastern Louisiana, the lake is 40 miles long and has a maximum width of 25 miles. It covers an area of 630 ... More »

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Located on the northeast coast of Northern Ireland, the Giant's Causeway is a natural formation that consists of an extremely regular and geometric series of basalt columns. The regularity of size and shape with which th... More »

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Warner Robins is located in Houston County in central Georgia, about 100 miles south of Atlanta. Neighboring Peach County is also considered part of the Warner Robins Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population of the ... More »

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