FACTS OF THE DAY

4th July 2018

Seattle has a Rubber Chicken museum.

atlasobscura.com

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The US has beaten Belgium in the final of the Quidditch World Cup in Florence.

reuters.com

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A South African woman is recovering in hospital after being declared dead in a car crash and then later found alive in a morgue fridge.

sky.com

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MRI scans of the brain of Alex Honnold, the world’s most successful freestyle solo climber, show that he literally experiences no fear.

nautil.us

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The psychic octopus that predicted all three of Japan’s group stage World Cup results has been killed and sold for food by the fisherman who caught it.

time.com

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A basketball-sized, artificially intelligent, English-speaking droid named CIMON is on its way to the International Space Station to ‘help’ one of the astronauts.

reuters.com