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 UK’s Olympic shooting team cannot practise legally in England, Scotland or Wales. They either have to travel to Northern Ireland or another country to practise. (Source)

 

0.03% of all Canadian car accidents involve a moose. (Source)

 

Charles Darwin collected a Galápagos tortoise during his 1835 visit to the Galápagos Islands as part of his round-the-world survey expedition. It lived 175 years and died of heart failure at the Australia Zoo in 2006. (Source)

 

Female mosquitoes use heat sensors on their antennae and around their mouth to detect blood vessels near the surface of the skin. (Source)

 

The Simpsons first debuted as short bumpers on the Tracy Ullman show before being spun-off into their own series. (Source)

 


 

Can you get the most “wins” in a week and take the title of “Today’s Trivia Weekly Winner”? Results published weekly on Sunday.

Last weeks winner (apologies for the delayed announcement):  Aquarius61 –  Congratulations!

Can you get the most “wins” in a month and take the title of “Today’s Trivia Monthly Winner”? Updates published weekly on a Sunday with the Month’s winner announced on the first of the new month.

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