Today’s Trivia

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Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

The Vatican has a nominal GDP per capita of $365,796 – making it the richest state on the planet by this measure.  (Source)

 

A severed snake head can still bite you, hours after the snake has been dead. (Source)

 

Russians were the first to photograph the Moon from its surface, but the British saw the photos first. (Source)

 

Before they have mature feathers, young birds have sensitive “pin feathers”. They preen to remove wax from the pin feathers so the feathery parts can unfold.  (Source)

 

The platypus is so weird that scientists thought the first specimen was a hoax. (Source)

 


 

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