The UK is the first country in the world to allow the creation of babies from the DNA of three people.
90% of all the rice in the world is consumed in Asia.
Just 1 gram of DNA is theoretically capable of holding 455 exabytes, more than enough for all the data held by Google, Facebook and every other major tech company.
Children who avoid peanuts for the first 5 years of their lives are up to 7 times more likely to wind up with peanut allergy, a study found.
Michael Jackson patented 'anti-gravity' shoes after one of his most famous dance moves.
Drug lord Pablo Escobar had his own personal Zoo that consisted of giraffes, ostriches, antelopes, exotic birds, and four hippos.
David Warren, the inventor of the black box, was buried in a casket labeled "Flight Recorder Inventor; Do Not Open".
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In 1891, London built a structure designed to surpass the Eiffel Tower in height. It was unsteady, never completed and demolished in 1907.
King Harald of Norway vowed to remain unmarried for life unless he could marry his true love, the daughter of a cloth merchant. She became the Queen of Norway.