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10 things we didn't know last week

16:16 UK time, Friday, 4 February 2011

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

1. Mark Zuckerberg has watched The Social Network
More details (WSJ)

2. Chewing gum can be used to make counterfeit keys.
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3. Parrots are left and right-handed.
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4. The average hug lasts three seconds.
More details (Daily Telegraph)

5. Angry tarantulas kick tiny, stinging hairs off their bodies at predators.
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6. Good cops are better at getting confessions than bad cops.
More details (Daily Mirror)

7. One in 10 of the world's adults is obese.
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8. Chimpanzees grieve.
More details (Daily Telegraph)

9. A water flea 2mm long has 50% more genes than a human.
More details (The Times)

10. Graffiti existed in the 19th Century.
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