Every English person is a direct descendant of Edward III.
Physicists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have built a laser that produces light a billion times brighter than the Sun.
Of all British regions, Northern Ireland has the highest public expenditure but the lowest tax contribution per person.
The threatened Suffolk Punch plough horse may be rescued from extinction by the growing number of obese Britons who like to go riding.
According to McKinsey, obesity costs the UK economy £47 billion a year.
91% of women believe a passionate kiss counts as infidelity.