FACTS OF THE DAY

25 May 2017

Taiwan has become the first country in Asia to recognise same-sex marriage.

thedailybeast.com

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For the first time since records began, more than half of US adults are getting the recommended amount of daily exercise.

qz.com

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Foam shoes, made out of algae harvested from industrial waste water outlets, will be available from July.

newatlas.com

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Sweden is now listed on AirBnB, describing itself as ‘open plan’ with ‘real air conditioning’ and its lakes as ‘infinity pools’ and its wild berries as ‘snacks’.

newatlas.com