Fact Snacks!


When John and Theodore Copsey helped build California’s Lower Lake Stone Jail in 1876, they didn’t expect they’d become the first people to ever be jailed there- but that’s exactly what happened after they celebrated their finished project a little too much at the local saloon. After remembering they’d forgotten to secure the roof, they also became the first people to ever escape from it.
If you’re trying to tell the difference between a fossil and a rock, give it a lick. Because it’s so porous, bone becomes slightly sticky when wet- so if your tongue sticks to the specimen, there’s a good chance it’s a fossil. Source Source 2