Did you know that the first stop signs were black and white? Or that Kermit the Frog wasn't originally a frog (but a lizardlike creature)? Or that fried scorpions are a popular snack in Beijing, China?! Editor and writer Becky Baines talks about the new National Geographic Kids Book, “Bet You Didn't Know: Fascinating, Far-out, Fun-tastic Facts!”
This (big, hardcover) book is chock-full of fascinating facts, silly stats, and catchy little knowledge nuggets in all kinds of cool categories, from astronomy and dinosaurs to revolutions and breakfast. Special features include Extreme Weirdness, Strange Places, Wacky World, and more.
This Big Blend Radio interview originally aired live on BlogTalkRadio.com on Jan. 10, 2018.