Believe It or Not!
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 · 1 CommentWhat Came First? The Chicken or the Snake? Actually, turtles and tortoises came first. The group Testudines or Chelonii that includes all turtles and tortoises dates back to 220 million years. Crocodilians came second; they are about 98 million years old. Today, turtles and crocodilians share a very unique feature […]
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 · 1 CommentRipley’s & Science North Ripley’s has teamed up with Science North to bring you The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, a 6,000 sq ft highly interactive traveling exhibit. Each week the staff scientists of Science North are going to be blogging the scientific side of Ripley’s!
Thursday, October 13, 2011 · 14 CommentsWhen Paul Carver found a baby king snake slithering around his Tennessee backyard, he realized the royal serpent would need two crowns. A local wildlife specialist had never seen anything like this in his entire life. A two headed snake sharing the same body has little to no chance surviving […]