Today’s Trivia

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There’s a version of “The Tortoise and the Hare” where everyone dies in a forest fire because the tortoise, having won the race and therefore seen as the fastest, is given the job of warning everyone. (Source)

 

At Auschwitz polish midwife Stanisława Leszczyńska risked her own life and delivered nearly 3000 babies. She is now an official candidate for sainthood by the Catholic Church (Source)

 

There are blue bandaids that have metal in them so that they can be found by a metal detector if they fall off a worker in the food preparation industry. (Source)

 

The Austrian wine market collapsed in 1985 when it was discovered winemakers were adding antifreeze to artificially sweeten the wine. (Source)

 

NASA has 2 satellites chasing each other around the Earth tracking the distance between themselves to measure gravitacional anomalies. Their nicknames are “Tom” and “Jerry”. (Source)

 

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