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10 of the strangest places people have planted flags

Throughout history, flags have been used to mark a country’s territory or celebrate a nation’s accomplishments. People and countries have also placed flags in some pretty unexpected places, including the North Pole, under the sea, or on a baseball pitcher’s mound. Mountain explorers have displayed their nations’ flags at the […]
10 of the strangest places people have planted flags
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How US Navy submarines carefully smash their way through Arctic ice

US Navy submarines have a long history of operations in the Arctic, including under the ice that covers much of the region. Surfacing through that ice is a common feature of submarine exercises up there, but even with that experience, it’s still a tricky manoeuvre. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
How US Navy submarines carefully smash their way through Arctic ice