18 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About the Noah’s Ark Story, & the Russel Crowe Film!-SliderPhoto


4. According to the Bible, it took Noah 120 years to build the ark. Again, it may feel like it takes a century to get that dresser assembled but you never know how this was being measured at the time it actually happened.

5. Most historians and archaeologists guess that the ship was made from cypress wood. Cypress refers to a large number of trees and shrubs that are conifers and grow in the northern temperate regions.