10 things we didn't know last week

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1. Cod have regional accents.

Find out more (FT)

2. At one US hospital, you get charged $39.35 (£31.63) to hold your baby after delivery.

Find out more (Vox)

3. An "immoral" hug can get you banned from the acting profession in Nigeria.

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4. Men are more violent when there are more women around.

Find out more (New Scientist)

5. Replacing the artificial colouring in blue M&Ms would require twice the current global supply of the natural alternative.

Find out more (New York Times)

6. Male squirrels are lazy and females do all the work.

Find out more (Quartz)

7. Silicon Valley start-up guru Sam Altman stores guns, gold and gas masks to prepare for surviving a major attack.

Find out more (New Yorker)

8. About 1.7% of the UK population identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual.

Find out more (Office for National Statistics)

9. Dinner with Donald Trump takes 45 minutes (and he does all the talking).

Find out more (Vanity Fair)

10. You can run over a golf ball with a steamroller and still not damage it.

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