FACTS OF THE DAY

March 12th 2018

A wave of tuba thefts is sweeping the US.

nola.com

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False claims on Twitter are 70% more likely to be shared than true ones.

nytimes.com

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Jeff Bezos has become the first human being to be worth over $100 billion.

bigthink.com

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Police investigators in New York have identified a black market in stolen Manhattan dustbins.

nypost.com

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New biodegradable ‘nanowood’, made from balsa trees, has a strength-to-weight ratio 8 times greater than steel and is 30 times stronger than Styrofoam.

bigthink.com

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European citizens trust the EU and the European parliament significantly more than their own national governments and parliaments.

europa.eu