Jamaica was claimed by Spain after Christopher Columbus landed there in 1494. It then came under English rule in 1655 before gaining independence in 1962.
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since original discoveries and astronomers now have access to a range of
powerful telescopes to aid in their research and discoveries.
Jellyfish Lake in the Philippines contains more than 13 million jellyfish.
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In developing nations of Africa, ladies work 12 to 13 hours extra per week than men.
The famous line in Titanic from Leonardo DiCaprio, “I’m king of the world!” was improvised.