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?

Despite being the third largest country in the world, China only has one time zone, mostly based around the eastern portions (where most of the population lives). As a result, in western regions, such as Tibet, the sun officially rises at around 10:00 am. (Source)

The dimples on a golf ball help it travel further! (Source)

 

Ostriches have sharp claws under the feathers of their wings. (Source)

 

A flea can accelerate faster than a space shuttle. (Source)

 

Bumble bees are capable of producing their own body heat, and so can live in climates as cold as the Arctic Circle. (Source)

 


 

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  • SteveWrathall

    Columbia University has a research outpost in Beijing-1

  • bristol

    Columbia was the name given to the first space-rated orbiter in NASA’s Space Shuttle fleet. Link to # 4

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