Fall in Love with Alaska through Interesting Fun Facts and Fantastic Stories for the Entire Family
Inside you'll discover over 600 fun facts about Alaska including:
Polar Bears are Marine Mammals
Because they spend most of their lives on the Arctic Ocean Sea ice, Alaska’s polar bears are considered a marine mammal and are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act.
Closer to Tokyo than NYC
Alaska is almost as close to Tokyo (3,520 miles, or 5665 km) as it is to New York City (3,280 miles, or 5,279 km).
Locals plug in their cars
Plugging in vehicles during winter is a common practice to prevent the engine and other components from freezing. Winter temperatures in Alaska can drop to extremely low levels, causing engine oil, transmission fluid, and other fluids to freeze.
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