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    Fast Facts: May 4

    • The word “”America”” comes from the name of European explorer Amerigo Vespucci.

    • The word tulip comes from the Turkish word for turban.

    • Uranus has 27 moons.

    • The Dead Sea recedes about three feet every year.

    • The U.S. paid Russia $7.2 million for Alaska in 1867.

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