FACTS OF THE DAY

18 September 2017


Canada imports US sperm.

marginalrevolution.com

If Canada is attacked by nuclear weapons, it is not US policy to offer support.

bbc.co.uk

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The average petty criminal in the US earns more than the average worker.

qz.com

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Luxembourg is the world’s leading national investor in asteroid mining.

theguardian.com

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The new £10 note launched on 14 September is 15% smaller and 16% less valuable than the pre-Brexit one.


independent.co.uk

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The most frequent US lottery winner is Clarance Jones of Lynn, Massachusetts: in six years he has won prizes worth at least $600 on 7,300 occasions.

boston.com