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!”
Cremini and portobello are the same type of mushroom, just at different stages of growth!
Eugene Shoemaker is the only person buried on the moon. His ashes were interred by the Lunar Prospector Space Probe.
In Canada, it’s illegal to pretend you’re a witch.
Mozart wrote his first symphony at age 8.
The Erebus Volcano has a permanent lava lake and is located in Antarctica!
Betty White is older than sliced bread.
Serum made from opossum blood can neutralize rattlesnake venom!
A left-handed person is more likely to die using products meant for right-handed people than to win the lottery.
Early rock drawings of animals by Native Americans were often maps depicting animal herds.
Some pacemakers are recycled once their first owner dies.