Half of all the plastic that has ever existed was made in the last 13 years.
The Queen’s Duchy of Lancaster estate made a profit of £19.2 million last year, more than eight-and-a-half times what the BBC pays Chris Evans.
100 people a day have been visiting a 74-year-old widow in Cambodia who is living with a 5-month-old calf that she says is the reincarnation of her husband.
‘Sham surgery’, where patients undergo fake operations (including anaesthesia) but without any actual surgery, works as well as the real thing 50% of the time.
Pre-cooked French eggs used in British restaurants and sandwich bars may be as much as 26 days old.
A psychiatric hospital in Belgium has a collection of 3,000 human brains.