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Can You See the Great Wall of China From Space?

People claimed it could be seen from the Moon before space travel even existed.

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April 22, 2024

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Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

Robert Ripley began the Believe It or Not! cartoon in 1918. Today, Kieran Castaño is the eighth artist to continue the legacy of illustrating the world's longest-running syndicated cartoon!