Ripley’s daily fun facts cartoon was started in 1918 by Robert Ripley. The cartoon contains stories so bizarre it can only be called “Believe It or Not!”
Most sharks have 20 to 30 teeth in each row, but whale sharks have about 300 teeth in each row!
A Komodo dragon’s saliva contains more than 50 types of bacteria!
Every year on August 5th, the Mars Curiosity Rover plays “Happy Birthday” to itself from the desolate surface of the red planet.
On November 13, 2008, Kristian Holm lifted 148 pounds, 12 ounces with only his little fingers!
Scorpions glow under ultraviolet light!
Benjamin David of Munich, Germany, swims 1.24 miles along the Isar River to avoid traffic on his daily commute!
Banana “trees” are not trees; they are herbs!
In April 2017, Zheng Jiajia of China designed and married a robot!
In March 2017, a group skid down Sicily’s Mount Etna while it was erupting!
Spike the pet stag beetle sold his first piece of art on eBay for $1,575!