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Interesting Fact - Small Talk

According to a documentary by Channel 4,  when they go to the pub together men are more likely to talk about their children and relationshi...

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23rd February

Digital Learning Day

Interesting Fact - Age

According to a study carried out by Imperial College London and the World Health Organization, South Korean women will be the first in the world to have an average life expectancy above 90.

(The study predicts we will all be living longer by 2030 and the gap between men and women will have started to close in most countries. South Korea wins the race because South Koreans are better at dealing with hypertension, the country has some of the lowest obesity rates in the world, and in general it offers better equality, education, and nutrition, which has benefited most people.)

On This Day

22nd February

1774 - The House of Lords ruled that authors do not have perpetual copyright.

1797 - The Last Invasion of Britain by the French began near Fishguard, Wales.

1900  - Hawaii became a US territory.

1928 -  Australian aviator Bert Hinkler completed the first solo England to Australia flight.

1943 -  Members of  the White Rose were executed in Nazi Germany.

1958 - Egypt & Syria formed the United Arab Republic.

1968 -  Rock group Genesis released their 1st record "Silent Sun".

2006 - At least six armed robbers staged the biggest cash robbery in Britain, stealing £53m (about $92.5 million or 78€ million) from a Securitas depot in Tonbridge, Kent.