Today’s trivia

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Over 100 Doctor Who episodes were “taped over” by the BBC after airing and are likely lost forever, unless recorded on VHS, which was a rarer technology at that time. (source)

 

A lonely, deformed dolphin was adopted by a family of sperm whales. (source)

 

The almond is not a nut, but in fact a member of the peach family. (source)

 

A Trident Missile has the ability to fly in a GPS-denied environment by Star-Sighting navigation. (source)

 

China didn’t have fortune cookies until introduced 1993 and sold as “genuine American fortune cookies”. (source)

 

 


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