10 things we didn't know last week

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1. Women can improve their chances of winning board games against men by playing rock music in the background.

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2. The world's largest mince pie factory is in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, and it produces 720 pies a minute.

Find out more (Guardian)

3. The top-selling musical artist of 2016, measured by CD sales, is Mozart.

Find out more (Quartz)

4. You can spend $1m playing a mobile phone game.

Find out more (Washington Post)

5. A pre-election phishing attack on Hillary Clinton's campaign chief succeeded because of a typo by a campaign aide.

Find out more (New York Times)

6. Britain's least-used railway station, Shippea Hill in Cambridgeshire, serves 12 passengers a year.

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7. At US airports, the usual limits on taking liquids through security do not apply if the liquid is holding live fish.

Find out more (Boston Globe)

8. The bottom half of American adults by income earn no more in pre-tax income than the bottom half of American adults did in the 1970s.

Find out more (FiveThirtyEight)

9. In the UK, 2016's most commonly asked question on Google beginning with the word "what" has been: What is Pokemon Go?

Find out more (Wired)

10. A 66-year-old albatross is still fertile.

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