Today’s Trivia

Via fanpop.com

Via fanpop.com

Prior to ‘Jaws’  in 1975, and ‘Star Wars’ in 1977, Summer was considered the graveyard season for movies. (source)

 

The most common hypothesis for the cause of motion sickness is that it is a defence mechanism against neurotoxins. When feeling motion but not seeing it, the brain concludes that the dissonance is due to poison ingestion and responds by vomiting. (source)

 

In 2008, Russia banned the ’emo’. (source)

 

To prove the danger of alternating current, Thomas Edison killed an elephant by electrocution. (source)

 

When a pregnant woman suffers organ damage, the foetus can send stem cells to the damaged organ to help repair it. (source)


Do you want ad-free access to our Daily Crossword?

Do you want access to daily Incite Politics Magazine articles?

Silver Subscriptions and above go in the draw to win a $500 prize to be drawn at the end of March

Not yet one of our awesome subscribers? Click Here and join us.

Map of the Day, proofer, emergency fixer upper

38%