Ripley's Believe It or Not by John Graziano for June 30, 2016
Ker poot! In 2014, a barn in Rasdorf, Germany, exploded due to the massive amounts of methane created by the 90 gassy cows inside. Although he left a fortune of $500,000 to America after his death in 1829, James Smithson, for whom the Smithsonian Institution was named, never set foot in the US during his lifetime. Ancient Greeks did not consider one to be a number.