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10 things we didn't know last week

17:27 UK time, Friday, 25 February 2011

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

1. The Queen has a washer-up.
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2. Robots do marathons.
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3. Monkeys have self-doubt.
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4. Artist LS Lowry was a debt collector.
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5. Postal workers get through two million red rubber bands per day.
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6. Nudity is banned on Facebook.
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7. Blind people can regain sight.
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8. Alligators hide behind sofas.
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9. Sci-fi doesn't win Oscars.
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10. Capuchin monkeys wash using urine.
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