FACTS OF THE DAY

February 21st 2018

Sniffer dogs can be trained to detect electronics and works of art.

mentalfloss.com

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The Netherlands offers older people courses in the art of falling over.

thetimes.co.uk

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The number of cases of measles reported in Europe in 2017 jumped by 400%

qz.com

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Prince Alwaleed bin Talal of Saudi Arabia is to sue Forbes magazine. He claims their Rich List undervalued him by $9.6 billion.

theguardian.com

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The Canadian pair who won the Winter Olympics gold medal for ice dancing have broken the world record maximum points for the sport.

reuters.com

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All five members of the South Korean women’s curling team share the surname Kim, though only two of them are related.

koreaherald.com