FACTS OF THE DAY

28th June 2018

The lowest temperature ever found on Earth has been recorded in Antarctica.

newatlas.com

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The army has been called in to assist 100 fire fighters on Saddleworth Moor in Greater Manchester dealing with the worst English wildfire in living memory.

telegraph.co.uk

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The Public Accounts Committee estimates the EU divorce bill will be at least £10 billion higher than Theresa May claims.

theguardian.com

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Scientists at the University of California are using petri dishes to grow miniature Neanderthal brains half a centimetre across.

livescience.com

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In 2018, 85,000 people applied to be in Love Island, more than twice as many as applied for Oxbridge.

bbc.co.uk

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A six-year-old boy fired a gun in an Indiana branch of IKEA, after a customer left it lying on a sofa.

cnn.com