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Unbelievable But True

Unbelievable But True

Ripley’s scours the globe to bring you stories that are as unbelievable as they are true. Some things will leave you speechless and wondering if what you just saw or read about could actually be true. There may not be words to describe it and even photos or video may still leave you saying the words: “Unbelievable”.

The 1.5 Million Dollar Dog

The 1.5 Million Dollar Dog

See this puppy? His name is Big Splash and he is 11 months old, weighs 180 pounds and is currently the world’s most expensive dog. The Tibetan Mastiff was sold recently for the insane price of 1.5 million dollars. Now I love dogs, but unless this pup knows the formula […]
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Real Life "Up" House

Real Life “Up” House

Check out this amazing recreation of the flying balloon house from Disney/Pixar’s “Up” animated film. For the upcoming show “How Hard Can It Be?” on the National Geographic Channel, engineers constructed a basic house and lifted it into the air for more than an hour by 300 weather balloons. Source
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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! on Cake Boss

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! on Cake Boss

Cake and Ripley’s Believe It or Not! could be the best combination ever. Check out Cake Boss on March 14th at 9pm on TLC to see a segment that was shot at Ripley’s Times Square. Mmmmmmmm cake. Cake Boss Staten Island Chuck, Strange Oddities & Sal 9:00 pm EST  (30 minutes) TV-PG […]
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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Launches Nationwide Search For Unbelievable Talents

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Launches Nationwide Search For Unbelievable Talents

Masters of the Extraordinary are Invited to Submit Videos for a Chance to Win a Summer Gig as a Sideshow Performer For those who are super flexible, able to perform odd feats of strength or never cease to amaze, shock-and-awe with out-of-the-ordinary talents…Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square wants […]
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Zombie Fungus

Zombie Fungus

A stalk of the newfound fungus species Ophiocordyceps camponoti-balzani, grows out of a “zombie” ant’s head in a Brazilian rain forest. Originally thought to be a single species, called Ophiocordyceps unilateralis, the fungus is actually four distinct species—all of which can “mind control” ants—scientists announced The fungus species infects an ant, then […]
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Worst Phone Concept Ever

Worst Phone Concept Ever

Japan’s Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR) researcher Takashi Minato displays a human-shaped mobile phone in Tokyo.The human-shaped mobile phone has a skin-like outer layer that enables users to feel closer to those on the other end. The project is a collaboration between Osaka University, the mobile telephone operator NTT DOCOMO […]
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Meet The World’s Hairiest Girl

Meet The World’s Hairiest Girl

Supatra Sasuphan, 11, is one of only 50 people ever to have Ambras syndrome which causes hair to grow all over her face. Although she has had laser treatments when she was two, she has thick hair growing over her face, arms, legs, back and even her ears. However, while […]
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Toddler Locked in Bank Vault

Toddler Locked in Bank Vault

If this happened to my kid, I’d probably need a diaper change too. A 14-month-old girl who wandered away from her mother and grandmother spent several tense hours trapped inside a time-locked bank vault and authorities pumped fresh air through vents to the crying child until a locksmith freed her, police […]
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7 Year Old Nearly Buys Jet

7 Year Old Nearly Buys Jet

Considering that my one year old has nearly mastered my iPhone this article doesn’t surprise me in the least. A 7-year-old boy from London clicked the “Buy it Now” button for a real life Harrier Jet on an eBay listing to the tune of £69,999 (around $113,000). Luckily, the boy’s […]
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Where Is the Health Department when You Need It?

Where Is the Health Department when You Need It?

Nothing and I mean NOTHING creeps me out more the gorillas and monkeys and I have to say this video is creepy enough to give me the shivers. Apparently there is a restaurant called Kayabukiya in Utsunomiya, Tochigi where two monkeys work as waiters…. wearing creepy dolls masks….AND dresses. How the heck do […]
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