FACTS OF THE DAY

1 February 2017

Theoretical physicists and astrophysicists from Canada, Italy and the UK have found the first substantial evidence that the universe may be a hologram.

sciencebulletin.org

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A new study by the World Economic Forum estimates it will take another 170 years to achieve global gender equality.

www.thedailybeast.com

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500 tons of Mexican avocados have been refused entry into the US.

metro.co.uk

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In 1917, PG Wodehouse had five musicals on Broadway at the same time.

thetimes.co.uk

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Donald Trump reportedly held Theresa May’s hand when they met because he suffers from bathmophobia, the fear of falling down slopes or stairs.

thetimes.co.uk