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!”
The extinct eagle shark, Aquilolamna milarcae, lived 93 million years ago and glided through the water with winglike fins that spanned wider than the length of the shark’s body.
The Gila monster of the Southwestern U.S. and Northwestern Mexico is the most venomous lizard in the world.
The blood of horseshoe crabs is milky blue and a vital component in medical research!
Samsung built a butt-shaped robot that sits on phones to test their durability!
Jupiter’s moon Ganymede is the largest moon in our solar system – larger than the planet Mercury!
The fear of dancing is called chorophobia.
Turkeys have periscopic vision, meaning that they can get a full 360° view of their surroundings just by turning their head.
A lot of early Disney cartoon characters wore gloves because they were easier to draw than hands.
The brain of a stegosaurus was the size and shape of a bent hot dog.
There are more people living in Bangladesh than Russia, despite the former being 118 times smaller.