FACTS OF THE DAY

20 July 2017

A new train in India is powered by solar panels on its roof.

newatlas.com

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After a public vote, a new train in Sweden has been named Trainy McTrainface.

theguardian.com

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The main problem for self-driving taxis is likely to be vomiting passengers.

bloomberg.com

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The average American eats 35 pounds of cheese a year – more than double the amount consumed in 1975.

bloomberg.com

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Archaeologists in Australia have discovered that aboriginal peoples have lived there for as long as 80,000 years.

theguardian.com

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The ugliest 3% of the population outearn the 50% who are only quite ugly or average looking.

newyorker.com