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86%Aug 2018

Education is, quite simply, peace-building by another name...

Education is, quite simply, peace-building by another name. It is the most effective form of defence spending there is. Kofi Annan, Ghanaian diplomat and 7th Secretary-General of the UN (1938 - 2018)

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86%Jul 2018

Oxford University is older than the civilisation of the Aztecs

Thought-provoking fact.

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86%Jul 2018

The economy of Harrods is bigger than the fishing industry

Harrods turnover: £2bn, UK fishing industry turnover: £725m. (2016)

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86%Jun 2018

You aren't stuck in traffic. You are traffic.

You aren't stuck in traffic. You are traffic..

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86%Jun 2018

One in 10 Europeans are conceived in an IKEA bed

Thought-provoking fact

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86%May 2018

Cleopatra lived closer in time to the Moon landing than ...

Thought-provoking fact: Cleopatra lived closer in time to the Moon landing than to the construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

86%Apr 2018

In 65 years, we've gone from the Wright brothers...

In 65 years, we've gone from the Wright brothers' first glider to putting a man on the moon.

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86%Apr 2018

Google was originally called BackRub

Larry Page and Sergey Brin's 1996 search engine was originally called BackRub.

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88%Mar 2018

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys...

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the universe. That makes us something very special. Stephen Hawking, British theoretical physicist (1942 - 2018).

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86%Feb 2018

The smell of freshly cut grass comes from ...

Thought-provoking fact: The smell of freshly cut grass comes from the chemicals plants release when in distress.

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