- Poll titled "Sorry ... I'm Canadian," finds 90% of Canadians aged 18-25 apologize if a stranger bumps them
- Even if you've never visited Canada, chances are you've been staring at it in Hollywood movies
- "Canadian chocolate is higher in fat and it is a higher particle size," says a Hershey's expert
Originally published in 2013 -- and republished in honor of Canada Day -- this story is part of a series highlighting superlatives of countries around the world. Click here for pieces on Italy, the United States, India and South Korea, and watch for upcoming installments featuring other countries.
(CNN)Who wouldn't expect great things from the world's second largest land mass? This is a nation hoarding enough prosperity, natural beauty and curling talent to serve a population a hundred times its size.