There has never been an earthquake in Missouri quite like the ones that struck the state during the historic 1811 and 1812 events. There were a number of almost unbelievable things that happened during those quakes that are actually historical facts.
It's not unusual to see sunflowers in Illinois, but it's definitely not normal to see one this massive. A man in Illinois just shared video of a sunflower that is so enormous, it's bigger than his own head.
I am a stickler for checking expired dates on food when I go grocery shopping in Missouri. Moldy bread and cheese is just one of those unpleasant things I try to avoid in my life. That thought inspired the question of whether it's legal for a Missouri store to sell food that is past its expiration date. The answer might surprise you as much as it did me.
I have a hard time understanding how such a tiny creature can be so dangerous, but it's true. When it comes to overall numbers of lives taken, no one species on Earth has been more responsible than this one. Fortunately, they're about to leave Missouri again - for now.
It's easy to let your imagination run wild when you're alone in the woods. But, what one Missouri man saw has also been seen by others. When he saw a giant shadow, he was terrified when he realized it had eight legs.
If you go hiking in the Missouri backcountry often enough, you'll eventually see some crazy things. For one Missouri person, that was a rare albino deer that suddenly appeared on the trail in front of him.