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Erikson, Leif
A Norse explorer credited with being the first European to land on North America. He led an expedition to explore the regions around the Gulf of St. Lawrence, circa 1000 AD.

Erikson, Leif
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Word of the day
Oil >> A black, thick liquid used to produce fuel. It is formed from the decayed remains of plants or animals, which break down into liquids and gases under extreme heat and pressure under the Earth’s surface. Oil is extracted from the Earth through drilling and pumping.