FACTS OF THE DAY

January 9th 2018

Britain now generates twice as much energy from wind as from coal.

theconversation.com

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65-80% of people on antidepressants are depressed again within a year.

theguardian.com

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The largest ever study on attitudes to work, carried out by Gallup in 2011-2, found that 87% of people don’t enjoy their job.

theguardian.com

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Oprah Winfrey has made $300 million profit since taking a 10% stake in Weight Watchers in 2015 – including $39 million last Tuesday alone.

cnbc.com

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A giant Cornish pet rabbit called Fluff is being hailed as the ‘second coming of Christ’ after a hot-cross-bun-like cross appeared in the fur on its forehead.

metro.co.uk

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A 5,000-year-old rock painting found in Kashmir is thought to be the earliest known depiction of a supernova.

qz.com