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[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P18 – Lost Sea (Tennessee) : The largest non-subglacial underground lake in the United States

Craighead Caverns is an extensive cave system located in between Sweetwater and Madisonville, Tennessee. It is best known for containing the United States' largest...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P17 – Roe River (Montana) : The shortest river in the United States

Roe River was unnamed until 1988 when a group of fifth graders in Great Falls, Montana led a drive to get the name accepted...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P15 – Great Basin Desert (Nevada – Utah – California – Idaho – Oregon) : The...

The Great Basin Desert is part of the Great Basin between the Sierra Nevada and the Wasatch Range. The desert is a geographical region...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P14 – Barack Obama (Hawaii) : The first African American president of the United States

Obama was born in 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, two years after the territory was admitted to the Union as the 50th state. Raised largely...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P15 – Block Island Wind Farm (Rhode Island) : The first commercial offshore wind farm in...

Block Island Wind Farm is the first commercial offshore wind farm in the United States, located 3.8 miles (6.1 km) from Block Island, Rhode...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P14 – Everglades National Park (Florida) : The largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.

It is the third-largest national park in the lower 48 states after Death Valley and Yellowstone. It has been declared an International Biosphere Reserve, a World Heritage Site, and a Wetland...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P13 – MeliBio Inc (California): The company invented the first real honey made without bees in...

MeliBio Inc is a technology-based company focusing on plant biology, precision fermentation, and food science that replaces honeybees with microorganisms as a medium for...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P12 – Lake Crater (Oregon) : The deepest lake in the United States

Crater Lake (Klamath: Giiwas) is a crater lake in south-central Oregon in the western United States. It is the main feature of Crater Lake National Park and is famous for its deep...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P11 – All American Marine (Washington) : The company manufacture the first hydrogen-powered ferry in the...

All American Marine began operations over 30 years ago by specializing in building aluminum fishing vessels used from California to Alaska. With the decline...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P10 – Badwater Basin (California) : The lowest point on land in the United States

Badwater Basin is an endorheic basin in Death Valley National Park, Death Valley, Inyo County, California, noted as the lowest point in North America...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P9 – Olo’upena Falls (Hawaii) : The higest waterfall in the United States

Olo'upena Falls is one of four very tall waterfalls that drop down the cliffs on the north shore of Molokai. These roughly 3,000 foot...

[USKINGS] Top 100 United States constant record – P8 – John Herschel Glenn, Jr. (Ohio) : The first American astronaut to orbit Earth

John Herschel Glenn Jr. was born on July 18, 1921, in Cambridge, Ohio, the son of John Herschel Glenn (1895–1966), who worked for a...

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McShane Bell Foundry (Missouri) : The oldest church bell foundry in the United States

Henry McShane established the McShane Bell Foundry in Baltimore, Maryland in Holliday and Centre Streets in 1856. By the late 19th century, the business...

(Uskings) Top 100 biggest annual events in the United States – P77 – Aloha Festivals (Hawaii) : Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere on...

The Aloha Festivals is a celebration of Hawaiian culture. It is the largest of its kind in Hawaii as well as in the entire...

Disney overtakes Netflix as world’s largest streaming operator

In its Q3 2022 earnings, the company revealed that it had a total of 221.1 million streaming customers globally, overtaking Netflix’s total of 220.67...

(Uskings) Top 100 biggest annual events in the United States – P76 – Washington State International Kite Festival: Where the world’s most impressive...

The Washington State International Kite Festival is a week-long kite celebration and competition held annually during the third full week of August. Starting on...