Today’s Trivia

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?

There are surprisingly few oceanic internet line s- only about 350 cables in total. The severing of any one line (due to earthquake, scrap-metal salvagers, sharks, etc) can have massive impacts on the telecommunications of entire countries. (Source)

 

Elvis Presley was born a twinless twin; delivered 35 minutes after his stillborn identical twin, Jesse Presley. (Source)

 

The South Pole Vortex of Saturn’s moon Titan is a giant swirling cloud of hydrogen cyanide. (Source)

 

A baby koala eats its mother’s faeces to prepare for the digestion of eucalyptus leaves. (Source)

 

The scientific name for an ice-cream headache is “sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia”. (Source)

 


 

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Congratulations to this weeks winner:  SteveWrathall

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