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Antarctica Facts

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Looking for amazing facts and informations about Antarctica? Below you can discover five curiosities that are real, even if they are weird or funny, so please make sure to vote what you think is interesting!

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On average, Antarctica is the windiest continent. Winds in some places of the continent can reach 200 mph (320 km/h).
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The Antarctic Ice Sheet is the largest single mass of ice on Earth. Ninety-nine percent of Antarctica is covered by ice.
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The coldest temperature ever recorded on Earth was minus 128.56 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 89.2 degrees Celsius), registered on July 21, 1983, at Antarctica's Vostok station.
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Antarctica is home to Mount Erebus - the southern-most active volcano in the world.
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Ants can be found on every single continent except Antarctica.

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