A 13-year-old Girl Scout in San Francisco named Danielle Lei…

A 13-year-old Girl Scout in San Francisco named Danielle Lei made the news for being the first Girl Scout to sell cookies outside a marijuana dispensary. She sold 117 boxes in 2 hours.

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In 2015, a woman named Joy Milne claimed she could smell…

In 2015, a woman named Joy Milne claimed she could smell Parkinson’s disease. To test her, doctors gave her 12 T-shirts to smell. Six of them were from Parkinson’s patients. She correctly identified the six shirts but also chose one from the control group. Eight months later, that person was diagnosed with Parkinson’s.

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In the 1880s, the director of the Harvard Observatory was…

In the 1880s, the director of the Harvard Observatory was frustrated with his staff, and would say, “My Scottish maid could do better!” So, he hired his Scottish maid. Williamina Fleming ran a team for decades, classified tens of thousands of stars, and discovered white dwarfs and the Horsehead Nebula.

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California Governor Leland Stanford Sr. lost his only child to…

California Governor Leland Stanford Sr. lost his only child to typhoid in 1884. Because of this, Stanford Sr. decided to honor his dead son by spending his fortune to build Stanford University, telling his wife that “the children of California shall be our children.”

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