Prairie voles can drink the equivalent of 15 bottles of wine a day.
75% of the rubber produced in the world is used for vehicle tyres.
Researchers have trained an AI algorithm to spot forged paintings by analysing artists’ brushstrokes. It can identify Picassos and Matisses with 100% accuracy.
A Japanese start up is to create an artificial meteor shower over Hiroshima in 2019, using mini-satellites that fire hundreds of tiny alloy pellets.
A California man in a rocket built from scrap metal is to launch himself 1,800 feet into the air and fly 500 miles over the Mojave Desert to prove the Earth is flat.
Elon Musk has said he hates turtlenecks so much he would use his dying breath to get one off his body and throw it as far away as possible.