Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for October 08, 2011
Up, up, and away! Baby spiders of many species leave their birthplace by floating on filaments of silk that carry them into the wind, which can take them thousands of feet into the air, where they may travel for thousands of miles! Frank Crosetti was both a player and a coach with the New York Yankees for 37 consecutive seasons (1932-1968) and participated in a record 23 World Series, earning 17 championship rings! Zap! Chap Men are about 4 times more likely to be struck by lightning than women!