6. Office space
The Pentagon — the headquarters of the Department of Defense — is the world’s largest office building by floor area.
7. Space exploration
The only people to have walked on the moon’s surface were Americans.
8. Immigration destination
The United States is home to nearly 45 million immigrants — more than any other country in the world.
9. Music central
Much of the music the world listens to — jazz, rock ‘n’ roll, hip-hop, country, folk, R&B, soul, and gospel — comes out of the United States.
10. Hollywood is dominant
The U.S. film industry is the largest, oldest, and most profitable film industry in the world. According to research firm IBISWorld, the American film industry generated about $33 billion in 2019.
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