• Structure 17, Glassblowing and Island Drive

    Historic Jamestowne

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Peanut (Groundnut)

Although native to South America, peanuts are very similar to groundnuts, a staple of West African cuisine. The name “goober” probably is derived from the African nguba.

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Bald eagle soaring in the sky

The wingspan of a bald eagle can reach seven feet; mature eagles weigh ten to twelve pounds and measure about three feet from head to tail. Females are usually slightly larger than males.