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10 things we didn't know last week

17:48 UK time, Friday, 14 March 2008

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Snippets from the week's news, sliced, diced and processed for your convenience.

1. The Duchess of Cornwall once watched Bob Marley in concert.
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2. Archimedes was murdered over pi.
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3. Forty years after colour TV was introduced to the UK there are still 34,700 people with black and white television licences.
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4. Late running trains cost the country 14 million minutes last year.
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5. A 4cm hole in the heart is not necessarily fatal.
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6. Short men are more likely to be jealous.
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7. Toasters are banned in Cuba.
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8. Yasmin Le Bon is an anti-counterfeit campaigner.
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9. Dolphins can communicate with whales.
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10. The difference between vines within France's Champagne region and those just outside is 995,000 euros.
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Seen 10 things? Send us a picture to use next week. Thanks to Brendan Murphy, Coatbridge, Scotland, for this week's picture of 10 bollards.

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